Latest News from Burlington Estates London


Burlington Estates Graduate Training Programme

Q2 2021

At Burlington Estates we focus on delivering outstanding service to our clients and lessees and we know our teams training is essential to this ethos.  We recognise that personal development is important for our people and enables them to fulfil their potential and remain engaged. We have a Graduate Programme for people who are passionate about…

£2.5 million of funding to replace their ACD cladding

Q1 2021

Burlington, alongside specialist consultants, have been working with a number of Clients who have had to review and replace cladding on their buildings. This month we are pleased that a property managed by Burlington in Ladbroke Grove has been award £2.5 million of funding to replace their ACD cladding on a block of 70 leasehold…

ISO 45001 – Health and Safety Standards

Q1 2021

ISO 45001 – Health and Safety Standards We are pleased to have recently been audited and certified with the ISO 45001, Occupational Health and Safety, standard We have achieved this by being able to demonstrate our resilience through proactive risk prevention, innovation and continual improvement.  It is evidence of our commitment to maintaining a safe,…

GOVERNMENT REFORMS MAKE IT EASIER AND CHEAPER FOR LEASEHOLDERS TO BUY THEIR HOMES

Q1 2021

Robert Jenrick MP, the Housing Communities and Local Government Secretary has today announced sweeping reforms to leasehold, for houses, flats and retirement developments, with legislation coming this Parliamentary session.  Changes are set to include:   Houses and flats can extend their leases by 990 years, at zero ground rent Ground rent ban extended to retirement…

Waking Watch Relief Fund

Q1 2021

This summary, take from the gov.uk website, explains the new £30 million fund to pay for the costs of installing an alarm system in buildings with unsafe cladding. The government has announced a new £30 million fund to pay for the costs of installing an alarm system in buildings with unsafe cladding. Common Alarms systems…

The Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government (MHCLG)

Q4 2020

The Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has announced the extension of the non-ACM Building Safety Fund to 30 June 2021.   The key areas to note are;  Once projects are agreed to proceed they must be able to begin by 30 September 2021.  The MHCLG has set out advice on the eligibility of required…

Temporary change to a simultaneous evacuation strategy in purpose-built blocks of flats

Q4 2020

This month the National Fire Chiefs Council (FCC) Led Stakeholder group have updated the guidance on simultaneous evacuations and introduced key changes. Following extensive consultation, the NFCC-led stakeholder group have updated the guidance on simultaneous evacuation and introduced key changes. This guidance provides fire safety advice in respect of purpose-built blocks of flats where a…

Burlington RICS classification

Q1 2019

We recently completed our most recent RICS audit which assesses us against ARMA and RICS standards.  We are extremely pleased to announce that we have managed to retain our ‘Outstanding’ classification, which we initially achieved just over three years ago.  It is extremely rare for any RICS firm to maintain such high standards over this…