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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

Routine speeding and dangerous driving on Sopwith Way

Routine speeding on Sopwith Way. The 5mph speed limit is ignored due to lack of any serious traffic calming or speed limit enforcement by the managing agents (Rendall & Rittner) and the Developer… Continue reading

Wacky Races on Sopwith Way

For several hours on the evening of Saturday 30th September   (7 to 10pm approx)  ‘performance cars’ with souped up and extremely noisy engines were racing up and down Sopwith Way unchallenged.  I have video… Continue reading

The laughable ‘Speed Camera’ in Sopwith Way

As well as the nuisance to residents and the road safety issues there is a fire safety angle to this matter. Sopwith Way was designed to be the emergency access route into Chelsea Bridge Wharf and there is no other way to get fire engines in. If there was an accident on Sopwith Way (god forbid) and if vehicles blocked the road as a result, they would have to be removed before any emergency vehicles could get through (this particularly applies to fire engines).

Reviews of Rendall & Rittner

Rendall & Rittner Estates  1.00/5 rating 6 reviews 75% valuation accuracy 0% recommend 20% fee satisfactio https://www.allagents.co.uk/rendall-and-rittner-lettings-limited-gun-court/

Circus West in Battersea Power Station on shortlist for ‘Britain’s worst building’

Circus West in Battersea Power Station on shortlist for ‘Britain’s worst building’, the Carbuncle Cup award by Building Design magazine https://goo.gl/QSJUwr The Carbuncle Cup is an architecture award for “Britain’s worst building”, an… Continue reading

Still time for Wandsworth residents to voice concerns in survey about noise levels at heliport in Battersea

Wandsworth residents have until 31st August 2017 to voice their concerns about the noise impact of a helicopter pad in a survey. Members of the London Heliport Consultative Group Wandsworth, Hammersmith & Fulham,… Continue reading

Battersea Power Station shows its ”commitment to the community” by slashing affordable housing in half

http://www.homesandproperty.co.uk/property-news/homes-at-battersea-power-station-blow-for-first-time-buyers-as-affordable-housing-target-at-luxury-a111481.html Originally, 636 homes were earmarked by the Battersea Power Station Development Company for first time-buyers and renters unable to afford the mega prices asked for the 4,239 luxury homes on the power station site.… Continue reading

Bad News for Residents – Council Planning Department to recommend acceptance of revised Berkeley Homes application for use of Sopwith Way arches

A letter posted on the Wandsworth Borough Council planning website https://planning.wandsworth.gov.uk/WAM/showCaseFile.do?appType=planning&appNumber=2016/7213 states that planning officers will recommend to the planning committee that Berkeley Homes be allowed to use two of the arches in… 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