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Berkeley Homes selling freehold at VISTA – could Chelsea Bridge Wharf be next?

Berkeley Homes contacted VISTA residents some time ago to inform them that they intended to sell the freehold. It is not clear what the value is but there are rumours of £10 million… Continue reading

Rendall and Rittner – 16 x contract inflation on cladding remediation and 27% commission?

An article in the Sunday Telegraph details claims that freeholders and managing agents, including Rendall and Rittner, are alleged to be making unjustifiable commissions and inflated quotes: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/property/uk/everyone-just-looking-make-profit-people-taking-advantage-cladding/ One example given relates to… Continue reading

Rendall and Rittner Action Network

The Rendall and Rittner Action Network (RRAN) is a collaboration of residents in Rendall and Rittner managed developments, working together to share information and strategies in order to combat unreasonable service charges and… Continue reading

Advice to Warwick Building Residents (cores 1 to 3) regarding lease extensions

Dear Resident, This message is intended for leaseholders in Warwick building (cores 1 to 3 : flats 1 to 166 approximately). If you are a tenant you should not be concerned but please… Continue reading

1,900 residents petition Rendall and Rittner – still waiting for a meaningful response

Over 1,900 residents (at 28.8.21) from around 70 developments managed by Rendall and Rittner have signed a petition calling for change. As yet no meaningful response has been received from Rendall and Rittner.… Continue reading

Massive leak and blocked fire exit

On 11th December 2020 there was a massive leak into the parking area (P2) of Warwick Building which was left unattended for several hours and with only few pathetically small buckets to catch… Continue reading

Over 200 extremely dissatisfied residents from ten developments send open letter to Rendall and Rittner

‘Enough Is Enough’ An Open Letter to Rendall & Rittner 21st July 2020 FINAL Appendix open letter to R&R 21.7.20 AMENDED Over 200 residents from TEN London developments managed by Rendall and Rittner… Continue reading

325% (three hundred and twenty five per cent) increase in RENDALL AND RITTNER DIVIDENDS to shareholders

Rendall and Rittner 2019 accounts deposited at Companies House on 14th May 2020 show a 325% year on year increase on the dividends paid to shareholders (from £121,410 in 2018 to £515,920 in… Continue reading

Rendall and Rittner – service charges for 2020 go up by 17% at Chelsea Bridge Wharf (30% increase over 2 years)

On 28th Feb I received the latest service charge demand from Rendall and Rittner. The quarterly service charge from 1 April 2020 (1 bedroom flat in Warwick building)  is £710.19  representing a 17%… Continue reading

Guardian story: ‘It’s felt life-ruining’: flat owners face huge bills for new cladding

This story below has many parallels with the situation at Chelsea Bridge Wharf especially in terms of the escalating costs of round the clock fire warden patrols and problems with buying and selling…… Continue reading