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Living space of the month - September 2017
After looking over some great entries for this months living space of the month - we have chosen our winner.A big congratulations to our guardian DAISY WILSON - occupying our property in Charlton ...Read more
Worried about your empty property being unprotected this Winter?
Don't get caught up in the cold weather this Winter! make sure your empty property is protected to reduce the risk of potential hazards happening!...Read more
Global Guardians in the news at the London Assembly this week!
The Housing Committee of the London Assembly have been conducting an in-depth review of the whole issue of property guardianship across London over the past few months, including taking eviden...Read more
Guardian of the month winner - August 2017
After looking over all of our fantastic guardians this month, we have chosen a winner to be rewarded! We would like to congratulate our AUGUST 2017 GUARDIAN OF THE MONTH WINNER - Gabor Horvath. ...Read more
Living space of the month winner - August 2017
We are kicking off this summer by bringing back LIVING SPACE OF THE MONTH!If you're a new guardian with us or are unsure about what this exactly is then take a look below. Every month...Read more
Stuart Woolgar: LONDON IS LOOKING AT ITSELF AT LAST…
It is a long overdue review but finally the London Assembly Housing Committee have turned their attention to the role of property guardianship in Londo...Read more
Why you should use a Property Guardian (Infographic)
The role of a property guardians play in the contemporary UK property market is becoming increasingly high profile. This can arguably be attributed to two key trends. The increasi...Read more
FactCheck: is there a vacant property crisis in London?
The tragic case of the recent Grenfall Tower fire has once again raised questions about the state of housing across the London, as well as a perceived problem with the high volume of vacant property ...Read more
FIRE SAFETY A PRIORITY AT ALL GLOBAL GUARDIANS PROPERTY
The terrible events at the Grenfell Tower have, inevitably and regrettably, brought fire safety in buildings very much into focus. As experts in the management and security of vacant buildings, fire ...Read more
Awards and Acheivements
GLOBAL GUARDIANS SHORTLISTED FOR MAJOR INDUSTRY AWARD
The EG Awards promote and reward the very best of the property industry. Produced by iconic Estates Gazette magazine, the Awards bring together some of the most influential decision-makers in the prop...Read more
New figures reveal 200,000 vacant properties in England
A new study by the organisation Property Partner has revealed that there are 200,145 long term vacant properties in England, with the total value at £43 billion. However, these figures were countered ...Read more
Affordable accommodation: what does the future hold?
Why is affordable accommodation so hard to find? Much of the discussion surrounding the UK housing market pertains to the lack of truly affor...Read more
Global Guardians attend Southgate School annual Business Breakfast!
Nick Knight, Business Consultant and Stuart Woolgar, Security Director of Global Guardians recently attended the annual Business Breakfast at Southgate...Read more
Vacant property solutions: why do buildings become empty & what can be done about it?
Why do properties become vacant? Vacant properties have arguably become more of a national problem in recent years, especially when one consi...Read more
Changes to the property market: Why 2017 will be another busy year for property guardians
2017 will see big changes to both the residential and commercial property markets, mostly brought about by the UK Government's legislative changes across previous Budgets. These changes will affect bo...Read more
Global Guardians: Review of the Year 2016
2016 has seen Global Guardians continue to grow our scope and influence across the property guardians' sector. The year has been a revolutionary one for the UK's political class and the shockwaves hav...Read more
Where Do Property Guardians Live In London?
There are thousands of empty properties in the UK and many are located in the capital. They might be vacant for a variety of reasons; often larger buildings may be waiting to be sold, to obtain planni...Read more
60 years to save for a mortgage
Recently published research has found that the average Londoner will need to save for a minimum of 60 years for a deposit to purchase a property in the capital.Asking prices have risen 8.2% for fi...Read more
Workplace Summit 2016!!!
Global Guardians will be attending and sponsoring the Workplace Summit on Wednesday 23rd November, a debate about Workspace and the demands of modern occupiers changing so rapidly....Read more
DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT WAS A GREAT SUCCESS!!
The Global Guardians team had a fantastic time at this years Development Summit in Birmingham last week, in partnership with Estates Gazette. The ICC was absolutely buzzing as Developers, Banks, Ar...Read more
DEVELOPMENT SUMMIT 2016!
Global Guardians are extremely proud and excited to announce that we are sponsoring and in partnership with Estates Gazette for the 2016 Development Su...Read more
Maximising the value of your property asset: what to do about empty properties
On the 11th October, Global Guardians will be attending the Property Asset Management Summit, an event of which we are also a sponsor. Stuart Woolgar, our Security Director, will be speaking at an event entitled "Maximising the Value of Your Asset"...Read more
5 Reasons To Be A Property Guardian!
Tenants in London are facing an incredibly tough time in 2016. Currently, the demand for rental properties in the capital far outstrips the supply as the housing market truly favours the London landlo...Read more
Businesses could be forced to pay up to 20% higher business rates under new government proposals
If the proposals are introduced by the UK Government, an unprecedented number of appeals from business ratepayers is predicted. The proposals to increase the rates were contained in draft regulatio...Read more
Live in leafy Bexleyheath in our fantastic property!
We have a great space available for the right person to be a guardian to live in the affluent surburban area of Bexleyheath. It is going for a mere £300pcm all inclusive of utility bills and co...Read more
Why become a Property Guardian in Norbiton!
We have a great space available for the right person to be a guardian to live in the affluent area of Norbiton. It is going for a mere £300pcm all inclusive of utility bills and council tax! ...Read more
Live in up and coming Greenford in our fantastic property!
We have a great massive space available for the right person to be a guardian to live in the environmentally friendly area of Greenford. It is going for a mere £350pcm all inclusive of utility ...Read more
Home ownership is down, but does the UK REALLY have a shortage of homes?
Home ownership: the latest figures Last week marked the publication of yet more data illustrating the problems facing the UK housing market. Specifically, yesterd...Read more
Why become a property guardian in Northolt!
We have a great space available for the right person to be a guardian to live in the affluent area of Northolt. It is going for a mere £300pcm all inclusive of utility bills and council tax! ...Read more
Aitch Group - Fundraising for Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust Charitable Fund
THEY DID IT!! Alex, Laurence and James from Aitch Group successfully completed the Prudential Ride London-Surrey 100! The team have raised an amazing £17,474 so far which is AMAZING!. If anyone ...Read more
We've taken on a new building within Ashton Under-Lyne!!
Global Guardians Management are continuously taking on buildings across the UK, and now we have taken on our first withi...Read more
London office prices and retail property will be hit by the vote by Britain to leave the EU
Analysts say that London office prices and retail property will be hit by the vote by Britain to leave the EU. The value of office space in London is predicted to drop approximately 10% following B...Read more
The Benefits Of Being A Property Guardian
Recent statistics gathered from the Government’s English Housing Survey highlight the fact that private renters in London are now outnumbering homeowners for the first t...Read more
Protect your buildings this summer
Nothing would spoil a holiday more than coming back to find that you and your property has become the victim of a crime. Those hard-earned hours of relaxation and sun can be quickly undone if you have...Read more
Do you know how insurance works with vacant buildings?
Empty buildings are at risk to illegal occupation, criminal damage and fire and theft which usually attracts high insurance premiums, a...Read more
Think piece: Do you know what BS 7984:2008 is?
This British Standard 7984:2008 gives recommendations for the management, staffing and operation of an organisation providing keyholding and response serv...Read more
Do you have the Right to Light?
Firstly you might be wondering what is the ‘right to light’? A right to light may be acquired by ‘anyone who has had uninterrupted use of something over someone else’s land for 20 ...Read more