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

The Cost of Winter on Vacant Properties

Risks of Empty Property
With cold weather fast approaching, leading insurance firms are urging customer to prepare. It is reported that 1 in 1000 properties will fall victim to burst pipes this winter, with an average claim reaching a massive £25,000 and a total… Read more

Providers Cooperate to Raise Standards

Property Guardian Law
A white paper published today sets out the legal & safety obligations for guardians and property owners. It has been issued by the UK’s seven leading property guardian companies to drive up standards, and to help inform and safeguard the… Read more

Empty homes spike in London commuter belt

Risks of Empty Property
Sam and Rachael Kamau revamped a once-dilapidated four-bedroom terrace they bought for £1 under a scheme to bring empty homes into use. London’s commuter belt has seen a spike in the number of homes left long-term empty despite a downward… Read more