Infographic: Who Are Property Guardians
Compiled from data of members of the Property Guardian Providers Association (the PGPA), whose membership manage some 80% of the sector, the census supplies information on Guardian Housing, the number of Guardians, their age range, occupations, length of stay and the cost of their accommodation, as well the spend the management companies had to budget for, to ensure the properties met health and safety regulations.
- 90% of Property Guardians were accommodated in same property for 6 months or more
- 1 in 4 property Guardians have been in the same accommodation for over 18 months
- 25% of Guardians are in their thirties
- Over 60% paid less than £500 a month in license fees