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We provide help and advice to flat owners and professionals working in the residential flat industry. However, we don't just provide news and information about flats - we make it.  We have appeared on BBC News, Radio Liverpool, Three Counties Radio, Homes Live, The London Evening Standard, The Metro, The Glasgow Herald as well as many other websites and magazines.

 

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25 Things Every Flat Owner Must Know 

News on the Block is dedicated to helping flat owners and their professional advisors with issues concerning the management and maintenance of flats. We hope that this booklet helps to demystify what can sometimes appear to be a complex world of leasehold ownership. The information contained in this booklet is in summary form only and is by no means definitive. It is merely intended as a taster, to gently nudge or direct you towards the correct answer or solution you may be looking for. Or, failing that, simply to inform. If you need to know more, then there is a list of further helpful resources at the end of this booklet.

 

 

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Chris Yapp looks at the challenges facing our urban environments in the 21st century.

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Leasehold Enfranchisement and Lease Extension award winners announced

The Enfranchisement Awards 2009 Winners

The Enfranchisement Awards 2009 were held at a Central London venue on 18th May 2009.  The Awards celebrated excellence in the UK leasehold enfranchisement and lease extension industry and were presented by award winning BBC radio sports presenter, Garry Richardson.

Wednesday, 20th May 2009 Read more
 

Events

Philips v Francis - Major Works in Blocks of Flats Webinar 
This webinar will consider the recent court of appeal decision in Philips v Francis and its impact on major works in blocks of flats for residents, landlords and leaseholders. 
15th ALEP Conference
Landmark event unravels the science of Leasehold Enfranchisement
Apartment Insurance Masterclass 2014 
This event will focus on one of the key mandatory obligations for every residential building in the UK: Insurance. It is estimated that property managers spend up to 25% of their time dealing with insurance related issues which often involves input from freeholders and flat owners.
 

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25 Things Every Flat Owner Must Know -

News on the Block is dedicated to helping flat owners and their professional advisors with issues concerning the management and maintenance of flats. We hope that this booklet helps to demystify what can sometimes appear to be a complex world of leasehold ownership. The information contained in this booklet is in summary form only and is by no means definitive. It is merely intended as a taster, to gently nudge or direct you towards the correct answer or solution you may be looking for. Or, failing that, simply to inform. If you need to know more, then there is a list of further helpful resources at the end of this booklet.

We hope that you find this booklet useful. As always, if you have any specific questions or comments please email them to editor@newsontheblock.com

Baroness Gardner of Parkes Key note speech FPRA Annual Conference 2012 -

 

Baroness Gardner of Parkes Keynote Speech at The Federation of Private Residents’ Associations Annual Conference on 8th November 2012
 
 

Insurance Feature 2012 -

Your essential guide to block insurance. Some of this features articles include:

  • Getting the best from your insurance broker
  • How to deal with claims effectively
  • 8 ways to spot under insurance in your blocks of flats