Latest News from Burlington Estates London


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…

Congratulations to Hettie Carpenter!

Q1 2019

We are delighted to announce that Hettie Carpenter achieved her Part II IRPM qualification in 2018.  This achievement means that Hettie is now a full member of the Institute of Residential Property Managers and at the age of 19, the youngest person in the industry to have achieved this qualification. We are extremely proud of…

Xmas Opening Hours

Burlington office: Christmas & New Year opening hours

Q4 2018

Details of our opening hours over the Christmas period.…

Easter opening hours

Q1 2018

Find details of the office opening hours over the Easter break…