Category Archive: Service charges

Rendall and Rittner – service charges for 2020 go up by 17% at Chelsea Bridge Wharf

On 28th Feb I received the latest service charge demand from Rendall and Rittner. The quarterly service charge from 1 April 2020 is £710.19  representing a 17% (seventeen per cent) increase on the… Continue reading

BBC story : Imprisoned by cladding: The flat owners who cannot sell

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-51412328# Thousands of people in the UK are living in flats they cannot sell, because the outside wall is covered in cladding. Sometimes it’s combustible, like the material that turned Grenfell Tower into… Continue reading

Residents’ Satisfaction Survey: more dishonesty, excuses and obfuscation from Rendall and Rittner

More than a  year on from the closure of the residents’ satisfaction survey and residents have still not been given the results by Rendall and Rittner. At a residents’ meeting on 25th September… Continue reading

Rendall & Rittner impose massive service charge increases at Chelsea Bridge Wharf as of 1st April 2019

Huge service charge increases at Chelsea Bridge Wharf have now been confirmed by Rendall and Rittner (CBW Residents Meeting Minutes 25 Sept 2019) • Centurion 5.87% • Howard 8.82% • Oswald 8.13% •… Continue reading

Residents’ ‘satisfaction’ survey by Rendall & Rittner

The ludicrous ‘satisfaction survey’ closed on 18th October 2018 and Rendall and Rittner are refusing to give any date for releasing the results. The badly designed questionnaire, which  repeated many questions, actually failed… Continue reading

Rendall and Rittner – 17.5% service charge increase

In April 2018, without resident consultation, collection of service charges for Warwick Building was transferred from L&Q housing association to Rendall & Rittner. The author of this blog has confirmed that service charges… Continue reading

Protecting consumers in the letting and managing agent market: call for evidence

The government consultation on cracking down on abuses by managing agents and letting agents closes today at 11.45 pm https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/protecting-consumers-in-the-letting-and-managing-agent-market-call-for-evidence Residents are encouraged to give their views about Rendall and Rittner’s management at… Continue reading

Rendall & Rittner censor notes of residents’ meeting at Chelsea Bridge Wharf

Below is the text of an official complaint which I made to Rendall & Rittner  regarding the notes of  the last residents’ meeting (October 2016). The notes, which were not circulated for more than a month after the meeting, systematically censored the vocal… Continue reading

Rendall & Rittner have increased service charge by 6.7% at Chelsea Bridge Wharf – Inflation is under 1%!

The author of this blog has received notification of service charge rate for 2017/18. It represents an increase of nearly 7% year on year. Rendall & Rittner have refused to supply a  copy of the presentation they gave at… Continue reading

Chelsea Bridge Wharf Residents’ Newsletter – Latest Issue

Download latest issue here. cbw-news-v2-1-10-16