Block in a Box offers a mix-and-match range of services to help you manage your block of flats or apartments.

Being a Director of a Residents’ Management Company, Right to Manage Company or Residents’ Association is an ominous challenge. You must have the knowledge and skills to understand book-keeping, accounts, contractor appraisals, health and safety, insurance, service charges, as well as understanding your blocks lease and completing inductions for new residents!

So, we designed Block in a Box to help you with this with a mix-and match toolbox supplying all the services you need.

Block in a Box has been created to assist self-managed Residents’ Management Companies, Right to Manage Companies and Residents Associations, their blocks of flats and the leaseholders that live in them by providing a mix-and-match toolbox supplying all the services you need.

Our recommended contractors are all time served specialists in their fields and include:

  • Manage Your Block portal: To hold and retain all your important information, contacts and documents all in one place.
  • Service charge collections: Design, email and save all service charge demands in a click of your mouse.
  • Service charge arrears: When residents do not pay, what do you do? We can help!
  • Company secretarial solutions: Support for your company matters.
  • Accounts and budget preparation: Preparation and submission of annual accounts and budgeting to prepare for collecting service charges.
  • Insurance: Obtain quotes, check pricing and cover levels against the competition each year, plus we can handle claims and locate contractors when you need them.
  • Health and safety: Including health and safety risk assessments, fire risk assessments, asbestos surveys and legionella surveys.
  • Valuations: Making sure your block always remains adequately insured.
  • Legal services: including Lease extension or variation, enfranchisement, licence for works, Section 20 guidance and breach of Lease
  • Out-of-hours helpline: You’ll have the support you need no matter what time of day it is.
  • Utilities:How long has it been since you have checked the utility prices for your block? We can help!
  • Repairs and maintenance network: Providing a UK wide repairs and maintenance network of contractors who specialise in blocks of flats and apartments.
  • Third-party contractor accreditation: Before you appoint a contractor, you can organise an independent accreditation, taking the responsibility away from you.
  • Property Surveys – including Drone and 3D surveys

We know that each property has different requirements, so there are some solutions you will need and others that you won’t.
For more information on any of our services simply call 0333 015 4145.