Commercial Property, Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 20th March 2019

Challenges Facing Landlords Today

Being interviewed this month by FCS Director Simon Dresdner, is Israel Weltscher of Carlton Park Management. This interview looks at...

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Commercial Property, Knowledge, News
By Simon Dresdner / 5th October 2018

After a Tough Summer, could the British High Street Recover Before 2018 is Out?

After a Tough Summer, could the British High Street Recover Before 2018 is Out? Starbucks’ spiced drinks are out in...

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Commercial Property, Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 6th September 2018

Saving Up to 100% on Your Empty Rates Bill with FCS – How Does It Work?

With the British high street in decline and business rates pricing small retailers out of their rented commercial property, landlords...

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commercial property
Commercial Property, Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 3rd August 2018

What Does the House of Fraser Crisis Mean for Commercial Property?

There’s no doubt that, so far, 2018 has been a more than eventful year for commercial property and the British...

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News
By Simon Dresdner / 13th July 2018

UK Businesses Continue to Suffer – Are Business Rates to Blame?

In case the mass headlines about the British High Street have passed you by, there’s a serious currently issue gripping...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 17th June 2018

When Commercial Landlords Are at the Mercy of Paperwork, What Can They Do?

If you’ve been following the news or our blog for a while now, you’ll have noticed that there’s an epidemic...

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Commercial Property, Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 13th May 2018

What Factors are Behind Increasingly Empty Commercial Properties – and What Can Be Done About it?

It only takes a stroll down one of Britain’s many small town high streets to notice that commercial properties are...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 16th April 2018

Answering Your Questions: Why Should I Take Note of Empty Rates Liability?

As owners of commercial properties have come to understand over the last few years, anxiety around a vacant commercial property...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 11th March 2018

Not in the Know: Why Aren’t More Commercial Property Owners Fighting Back Against Empty Rates?

Empty commercial properties: as they become an increasingly common sight on our high streets, the media spotlight gradually moves towards...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 5th February 2018

5 Reasons to Let FCS Take Care of Your Empty Business Rate Woes

As Britain’s high streets continue to suffer at the hands of political uncertainty and the unstoppable rise of internet shopping,...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 24th January 2018

Why it’s Up to Us to Save the British High Street

In November 2017, the self-proclaimed ‘Queen of Shops’, Mary Portas, renewed calls to Phillip Hammond to change the fate of...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 4th December 2017

Pop Up Shops Have Helped Fill Vacant Properties – But There’s Still a Better Solution

Over the last few years, the pop up shop economy has become a staple of the high street; it’s no...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 26th October 2017

Boo! 3 Ways Empty Rates Are Giving Commercial Property Owners a Fright

In the spirit of Halloween, it only makes sense to think about the things that frighten us, and for many...

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Knowledge, News
By Simon Dresdner / 16th October 2017

Internet Shopping, Empty Rates and the End of the British High Street

If you’ve ventured onto the high street of any small town in Britain lately, you may have noticed a worrying...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 29th September 2017

Sooner Rather Than Later: Why it Pays to Be Prepared for Tenants Moving Out

No landlord – residential or otherwise – enjoys being faced with a vacant property; but for those in commercial property,...

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By Simon Dresdner / 3rd August 2017

Nothing to Worry About: How FCS Relieves Empty Rates Pressure for Landlords

Between retaining tenants and managing multiple properties, the life of a landlord is very rarely a calm one. There’s one...

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Knowledge
By Simon Dresdner / 28th June 2017

Empty Business Rates: What Are They, and How Can You Save Money on Them?

Not being able to lease a commercial property is, unfortunately, a reality for landlords. In our current economic climate –...

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