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Live-in Guardians is the market leader in vacant property protection providing both substantial savings and peace of mind to property owners, whilst offering affordable accommodation to key workers and young professionals in prime locations.

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The real cost of squatters

We recently took over a building which had previously been squatted. The owner incurred the following costs...

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What people are saying about us...

Jason Rishover, CEO Heronslea

We have used Live-in Guardians Limited's services on several occasions to safeguard our properties whilst they are awaiting planning permission.The team always act swiftly to place their guardians into our empty properties, managing the whole process from start to finish.Not only were our properties protected, Live-in Guardians were also able to dramatically reduce our empty rates liabilities.Without hesitation, we would be very happy to recommend Live-in Guardians Limited based on our own positive experiences.

James Schindler, Director Londonewcastle

We at Londonewcastle have found Live-in Guardians to be responsive, reliable and proactive in resolving any issues that have arisen during the course of their appointment.The nil management fee that Live-in Guardians offers ensures that we, the client, receive a very cost effective solution, especially when compared to other alternatives on the market.Live-in Guardians have ensured that our building is both protected and safe from squatters and vandals and most importantly, they have saved us over £100,000 in relation to our empty rates liability.

Oliver Wolfryd, Director Project MET

We employed Live-in Guardians Limited services to safeguard our building in WC2 which was vacant awaiting planning permission. This has not only helped us reduce our costs, including a significant reduction in our empty business rates (over £100,000), but given us peace of mind that our building is protected and safe. From the initial appointment of Live-in Guardians, they offered an innovative and cost effective approach to vacant property protection. We found all Live-in Guardian staff and guardians helpful, responsive and a pleasure to deal with. Without hesitation, we would strongly recommend the service Live-in Guardians has to offer based on our own positive experience.

Frank Montanaro, Managing Director Noble House Properties

In recent years we have employed Live-in Guardians Limited's services to safeguard buildings which have been pending refurbishment or disposal or awaiting planning permission. This has not only helped us reduce our costs, including a significant reduction in our empty property rates, but given us our peace of mind that our buildings are protected and safe.We would recommend Live-in Guardians Limited's services to anyone that might be interested.

Matt, Guardian LIG

Many thanks for everything you guys did for us. We had a great time living there.

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Live-in Guardians invests in grassroots football with Hendon FC sponsorship

We’re delighted to announce that Live-in Guardians, the market leader in vacant property protection is supporting grassroots football through our sponsorship deal with local club Hendon FC.

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How Live-in Guardians Help with Vacant Property Security

Live-in Guardians are the market leaders in vacant property protection. We were established to provide a reliable and commercial solution to the problems created by empty properties. Through Property Guardianship, we provide a modern solution to vacant property security, that can help property owners to protect their investments in a cost-effective way.

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The Benefits of Property Guardianship

Property Guardianship is an innovative and modern way of protecting vacant properties and comes with a variety of benefits.

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How we help Local Communities

Property Guardianship is a mutually beneficial solution for both Property Owners and Guardians. However, Guardianship also provides many benefits to local communities.

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Vacant Property Protection

Live-in Guardians is the market leader in vacant property protection. Through Property Guardianship, we aim to provide a reliable and commercial solution to the problems created by empty buildings.

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