Free webinar: The unlocked future for Build to Rent operators and residents

A free webinar dedicated to the Build to Rent sector will discuss the all-important questions about the impact of lockdown, recent guidance from The Property Ombudsman, mitigating transmission risks and more.

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The coronavirus pandemic has transformed the world as we know it. These profound changes will alter the way people work, live and play in the post-virus, pre-vaccine months or even years. Against a turbulent economic backdrop, the UK’s Build to Rent community marches on, with their resident-first principle and a new emphasis on transmission risk mitigation. 

Following the Government’s strategy for recovering from Covid-19, Build to Rent operators can now look ahead. In light of this, a panel of experts will take part in a virtual live debate about the unlocked future for Build to Rent operators and residents. Registration is open and free to attend. Details:

Live stream: 24 June 2020, 2 – 3 PM BST – Register for free now

Build to Rent experts will discuss a number of burning questions, including:

  • The impact of lockdown on enquiry levels and retention rates.
  • Key issues about virtual viewings that have been highlighted in recent guidance from The Property Ombudsman.
  • Operational policies to help mitigate transmission risks. 
  • Helping residents faced with financial hardship.
  • Rethinking amenities for the post-virus world. 
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The panel of experts include:

  • Lesley Roberts, Partner & Executive Director at Allsop – who is a specialist in Build to Rent and heavily involved in its evolution in the UK over the past few years.
  • Kevin Watson, Operations & Commercial Director at Platform_ who has been helping to lead the UK Build to Rent industry response to COVID-19. Platform_ have been operating five Build to Rent sites in the UK for over four years and have 1,500 units in the pipeline.
  • David Smith, Partner at JMW Solicitors who specialises in residential property rights and agency and has experience of a wide range of property litigation.
  • Rajeev Nayyar, MD of Fixflo, the UK’s leading repairs and maintenance software for residential and commercial property. Rajeev is also involved in various industry working groups with a particular focus on the intersection of property management, resident service and resident safety. 

Following the virtual event, all registered participants will be sent a link to the full recording and relevant reading materials.