Vacant Property Risks Rise Once The Clocks Go Back

News, Property Owner News, Risks of Empty Property
Dark days, early nights and extreme winter weather mean added risk for empty properties. Buildings that stand vacant are exposed to greater threats over the cold months, risks include;   Winter Crime Vacant properties are more susceptible to crime in… Read more

Empty School Buildings Need Looking After Before Disposal

News, Press Coverage, Property Owner News, Risks of Empty Property
Empty school buildings need looking after before disposal Disused educational buildings are playing an important role in offering housing solutions in the UK’s major towns and cities says Rogier Donkersloot, Managing Director at DEX Property Management. A report from 2018… Read more

Empty Property Cost to Local Councils

News, Property Owner News, Risks of Empty Property
A new report by the TaxPayers’ Alliance has uncovered that councils across the UK have spent £74 million over the last two years maintaining and securing more than 6,000 empty properties. Empty property, that is no longer used by local… Read more

Tomorrow’s FM – On Guard

Benefits of Property Guardians, Press Coverage
Property Guardians offer owners an alternative to traditional security in empty commercial properties, writes Rogier Donkersloot, Managing Director and Founder of DEX Property Management, provider of vacant property services Tomorrow’s FM: April 2019  When buildings are left unused or awaiting… Read more

Why Property Guardianship Is The Key To Modern Property Security

Benefits of Property Guardians, Risks of Empty Property
DEX’s Managing Director, Rogier Donkersloot, discusses why Property Guardianship is a great solution to modern property security issues.   Q: For the uninitiated, what is Property Guardianship? A: Recent research suggests that more than 11,000 UK homes are empty for… Read more