Office: Aylesford Kent
South Street, Gravesend, Kent
Commercial Property Seminar - doing the rounds
by Peter Benfield
We are currently in the season not only of mists & mellow fruitfulness but also the Conference Season where Surveyors rush around to collect CPD hours. I have attended a couple recently including a Legal Property conference run by the firm of Clarke Willmott held in the grand surroundings of the Law Society in Chancery Lane. This proved very useful delivering some pertinent information that could and will have an impact on our work.
No more Bob the Bailiff - Commercial Rent Arrears Recovery (CRAR)
Proposals to alter the way debts are recovered from tenants in arrears have been bouncing around for a number of years but never introduced by Government. However, this will change with effect from April 2014 when new CRAR rules are finally pass onto the statute books.read more
Caxtons Chartered Surveyors is one of the largest independent property practices in the South East. Operating from offices across Kent, we offer a full range of property consultancy and management services in the commercial and residential sectors.
Caxtons is a private limited company, established in 1990, but with roots back in the late 1800s, providing property services to a wide range of clients. The company is owned by its 6 directors with 7 associate directors in support. We employ over 90 people, with some 15 Chartered Surveyors and a wealth of other experienced staff that can advise on all your property needs.
Retail property market showing signs of growth
Capital values in retail property have started to grow for the first time in more than two years, according to data company IPD's monthly UK retail index.
Number of families renting has doubled
The number of families renting has more than doubled in six years from 386,000 in 2006 to 874,000 in 2012, according to figures released by the English Housing Survey.
Small firms excluded from draft Flood Re legislation
Small businesses will not be insured for flood damage under proposed Flood Re legislation currently being drafted.