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Global Guardians have been involved with the protection of many different challenging projects since inception. Our expertise, robust management structure and vision allows us to deliver upon any type of project from a single empty flat to a large housing estate to an entire portfolio of non-residential properties. We are agile, scalable and highly reliable for your vacant property security needs.

Rothbury Road, Hackney Wick, London E9

The development scheme involved the demolition of buildings on a rundown trading estate in east London to be replaced with four new buildings, arranged around a shared courtyard. This would result in a regenerated urban development which responds to existing street patterns and creates a beautiful new public space between Rothbury Road and White Post Lane.


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  • Security savings: £240,000
  • Business rates: £200,000
Rothbury Road, Hackney Wick, London E9

Excalibur Estate, Catford, London SE6

186 prefab bungalows were built in 1946/7, designed by the Ministry of Works to provide 2 beds, a small garden and an indoor lavatory.


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  • Security savings: £120,000 as at end 2017 for guards/security screens/ inspections/ maintenance works
  • Council tax savings: £50,000 as at end 2017
Excalibur Estate, Catford, London SE6

Parish Church, Tottenham

Global Guardians were called in to assist with a problem with squatters who had been occupying a church building in Tottenham, in the heart of Haringey in north London.


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  • Cost to client: Squatting activity and remedial action: £10,000 in legal fees and costs
  • Other costs: Specialist dog and handler, locksmith, temporary security guards, bailiff attendance and activity: £10,000
  • Immediate costs: Remedial operation which took 2-3 days working flat out to make the premises habitable for property guardians to move in and Church use: £10,000
Parish Church, Tottenham