Block Management

Whether you are a freeholder or leaseholder of a residential block of flats, our Prime Estates team delivers comprehensive and flexible block management services nationwide.

From grand Victorian converted houses to vast new-build mixed use developments, we provide property management services to a wide spectrum of clients, including London landed estates, institutional investors, charities, retailers, property developers, share-of-freeholders and resident management companies (RMCs) and right to manage (RTM).

Our block management services include:

  • Management set-up and strategy service for new developments
  • Health checks and recommendations for established developments
  • Lease compliance
  • Full service charge and reserve fund accounting including budgeting, expenditure monitoring, reconciliation, credit control and year-end accounting
  • Health & safety compliance and risk management
  • Company secretarial for RMC including hosting of client meetings and AGMs
  • Employment and management of on-site staff
  • Contractor procurement and management
  • Long-term planning for capital expenditure, managing major works and licence to alter
  • Lease assignments and subletting compliance
  • Buildings, terrorism, engineering and D&O insurance procurement
  • Diligent handover processes when taking over from another managing agent
  • Leasehold Reform Act advice and valuations
  • Tenancy management
  • Advice regarding residential build to rent and entire block private rented sector (PRS) schemes
  • Asset value enhancement

Our dedicated team, with its considerable block management expertise, has a proven track record in providing a first-class residential property management service to landed estates and other major landowners and investors. Our efforts are coordinated with and supported by the wider Savills network, including our experts in accountancy, agency, leasehold enfranchisement, planning, research, insurance, also offering industry-leading expertise in the maintenances and restoration of heritage, listed and conservation area buildings.


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John Dyer

John Dyer

Prime Estates

Savills Margaret Street

+44 (0) 20 3320 8204

+44 (0) 20 3320 8204