Are High Value Shared Ownership Units Ethical?

ARE HIGH VALUE SHARED OWNERSHIP UNITS ETHICAL? I’ve been fortunate enough to work with 3 large (12,000 to 36,000 units) dynamic housing associations in recent years. All the organisations had skilled finance and development teams capable of delivering quality units that served a clear social purpose time after time. However, what was starkly different was their approach and attitude towards …

What Factors Reduce Rent Arrears?

What Factors Reduce Rent Arrears?   Our staff are experienced in reducing rent arrears and maximising the rent roll. We therefor believe it’s worth sharing our knowledge in belief that the Social Housing Sector will benefit. See what factors you could use to improve your Housing Association.   Debt Collection Agency Behaviour Let’s assume that most Housing Associations have some rent …

Leasehold Rent Reviews: We Provide Assurance

Gabriel Star have recently conducted leasehold rent reviews at a large housing association. We believe we’ve added real value and negated possible future problems by making corrections quickly and efficiently.   The Problem: Shared ownership units often have slightly different leases. A change in solicitor, a merger, acquisitions of stock can all lead to subtle differences in how rent increases …