Empty Property Rate Relief Solutions

charity and landlord agreementIf you have vacant commercial property, you may be looking for a way to reduce your outgoings. Empty property can be expensive. Whilst suffering reduced rental income, there are multiple costs associated with ownership of empty commercial space. There is an ethical and completely wonderful solution! The landlord enjoys empty property rate relief whilst charities and artists are able to utilise this space with absolutely bare minimum outgoings. What could be better? All of this empty rate relief is ethical, to boot.

Contact Hammond Associates Ltd! The company provides a totally legal solution which in turn, benefits the local community.

To get started, or simply to ask your questions, please send any questions and enquiries to the team at info@hammondassociates.org

So How Do Empty Rates Relief Schemes Work?

I have an empty office building. Can I obtain Rates Relief?  Hammond Associates offer a tried and tested saving scheme using charities in occupation of commercial property.

Does the charity actually use the property?  Yes – We have a network of primarily arts-based charities requiring space up and down the country.

Do the charities obtain empty property rate relief? – When they are eligible for the relief, we make the application, although it is discretionary.

Do they always get charitable relief/ mandatory rates relief? – We are proud to say that we have a 99.9% success rate.

Will I be liable if the charity doesn’t get relief? – Yes, all rates will be payable in the unlikely event that they don’t obtain empty rate relief.

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If you would like to find out how to reduce overheads connected with empty commercial property rates relief please get in touch today. We will happily explain how to progress. So many not-for-profit organisations have benefited from this scheme!