Big Data Increases Rent Collection to 99%

We at Gabriel Star have launched an advertorial campaign to promote our ability to help HA’s and local authorities increase their rent collection rates. Big data is a term given to using relatively new found techniques to search for mathmaticaly proven relationships. For example…direct debits uptake may be linked to decreased bad debt. Ok..ok…that was an easy example that a …

FRS102 Working Group Kicks Off

We were working with Viridian Housing on FRS102 today. Viridian have some very skilled staff. Gabriel Star would like to share the main areas of potential impact on all housing associations, but we also believe that there is devil in the detail. Start data gathering now… Are you a housing association that knows where all your lease agreements are saved, …

R55 Required a Bespoke Land Model

“Gabriel Star Ltd provided a fantastic bespoke model; a very skilled group!” Peter Mahoney CEO R55 An extract of the financial model we built for R55 Group can be seen on our You Tube channel. It used VBA code to fetch and automate the process of desktop valuations and importing the LHA levels of rents. We even flew to France …

Project/Facilities Manager Role Offered

In Brief: Our client is seeking to appoint an driven and proactive project manager / facilities manager. They are pleased to be at the forefront of housing. The scheme in question is a flagship redevelopment site within London and certainly add to any CV. The role involves acting as the right hand person for the Head of Department heading up …

Land Quirks – Where to Buy Land & Realise Capital Gain

When looking speculatively at land, it is easy to get caught up in the day dream of developments rising out of the ground showering the owner in pound notes. However, after the initial glaze has worn off, what most find is a world dominated by large players and high net worths. Are there any bargains to be had? Emmm…I’m not …