Apartments, Coventry

A charitable organisation was disposing of apartments located within a supported housing scheme in Coventry. The charity intended to put the apartments up for sale once they had secured a longer leasehold interest. Umbrella were employed to protect them and part of the remit was to ensure that the apartments were fit and proper to…

High Street Shop, Rugby

Umbrella took on High Street retail premises that had been vacant for a number of years and not been able to be let due to the downturn in high street shopping in that particular area. Umbrella carried out adaptation works to make suitable for occupation including partitioning, installation of showers, white goods, electrical sockets and…

Nightclub, Surrey

By the time Umbrella Guardians stepped in to manage this vacant nightclub, it had already been empty for sometime and was suffering from maintenance issues and neglect. What did Umbrella Guardians do? We carried out an environmental sweep, followed by a deep clean throughout the property. We removed all of the furniture left by previous…

Solicitors Office, London

Squatters had already taken over this empty office space in London by the time Umbrella Guardians was called in to manage the building. What did Umbrella Guardians do? We liaised with bailiffs and managed the eviction process. We immediately installed security guards to provide round-the-clock protection. We cleared and deep-cleaned the property to eliminate all…

Offices and Accommodation, Birmingham

Umbrella Guardians was assigned to clear, maintain and protect this mixed-use space situated in a desirable location close to Birmingham City Centre. What did Umbrella Guardians do? We provided professional, well-qualified guardians to reside in the property while it was vacant. We cleaned and cleared the property, then kept up with all maintenance on a…

Manor House, Leicestershire

When it was left empty we stepped in to manage this sprawling estate in a rural part of Leicestershire. What did Umbrella Guardians do? We assigned security guards to oversee the estate until Property Guardians moved in. We recycled all of the existing furniture. We managed maintenance across the entire estate, ensuring it remained in…

Luxury Home, London

Whilst this high-end, new-build home was on the market awaiting a buyer, we provided an ‘elite’ guardian to manage the property, perform any maintenance tasks and liaise with estate agents to maximise the property’s potential for sale. What did Umbrella Guardians do? We assigned a professional, reliable, ‘elite’ guardian to a luxury new-build property on…

Treatment Centre, London

Umbrella Guardians managed and maintained an empty treatment centre in a sensitive part of London. What did Umbrella Guardians do? We assigned guardians to the property. We recycled unwanted furniture. We provided a weekly cleaning service to the property. We kept the owner informed of any maintenance issues. We provided round-the-clock property security.

Housing Estate, Hertfordshire

Putting us in the league of the larger project management companies, this marked one of our biggest projects to date. In this instance Umbrella Guardians provided hundreds of Property Guardians to maintain a council estate in Hertfordshire, once ensuring the properties were suitable for occupation. What did Umbrella Guardians do? We sourced reliable, professional guardians…

Mixed Use Development, London

By the time we were appointed to provide building security for this development of seven residential properties and three commercial units, it had already been occupied by squatters for several months and had suffered a considerable amount of damage. We resurrected the properties from very poor condition, including the removal environmental and hazardous debris, building…