Author Archives: Derek Lee

Leasehold Management : Disputes between leaseholders and freeholders


In leasehold management, disputes may arise between the freeholder of the property and one or more leaseholders. This PMMS article discusses some of the issues that can cause disputes and how they can be avoided by an effective managing agent.

Managing Agents : Upcoming changes to Regulations, Qualifications and Licensing


In the past setting-up a managing agents was easy, however, managing agents face a shake-up of Regulations, Qualifications and Licensing in the wake of leaseholder complaints and Lord Best’s report. This PMMS article highlights the changes that RMC directors need to be aware of when evaluating managing agents.

5 Statutory Responsibilities of a RMC Director: Part 1


A Director of a Residents Management Company has the same legal and statutory responsibilities of any Director of a Limited Company (as well as responsibility for a range of Operational matters for their Block or Estate). As a Director you may be fined, prosecuted or disqualified if you don’t meet your responsibilities as a Company Director, so to help you avoid this here is part 1 of our guide to what these responsibilities are and how to ensure the best results when undertaking them.