property management poitou-charentes, Charente North-west
Meet Phil and Ann Michelsen, LBV property managers in Charente North-West. As members of the LBV property management network they offer various services to their clients, including:
Regular security checks
Help with French Bureaucracy
Arranging collections from port or airport
Simple repairs and DIY
Assistance with Utilities
Organising local artisans
Costs for these are charged in line with regional norms and accurate prices relevant to your requirements can be obtained directly from them, as can details of the additional services they provide.
Phil and Ann bring a wealth of skills and experience to their roles as LBV property managers. Phil was with the British Transport Police for twenty-eight years, the last eight of which dealing with Organised and Major Crime. Ann spent some years in both a Japanese Property Management company and an Estate Agency before joining the British Transport Police as a Financial Investigator, also in the Organised and Major Crime Unit. Their joint organisational skills are formidable and they pride themselves on quality work and a focussed approach to the tasks they undertake.
Having decided to relocate to France, they moved to the home they bought in the Charente in 2007. Their own experience of property ownership has made them acutely aware of the problems absentee owners can face. They offer local home owners a range of property management and maintenance solutions, including DIY, garden maintenance and property care.
What their clients say...
"Thanks so much for all your hard work, the house looks amazing, sparkling with no spider's webs at all! Peter's comment about the garden was it was the first time he has been here in years/ever where he's enjoyed walking round the garden, and not thinking he has 101 things to do." ~ Nicola Mumford
"Ann and Phil manage my gîte, pool and gardens during the summer months, and continue to maintain the gardens and properties throughout the "out-of-season" period. From the very first contact, they have been professional, 100% reliable and completely trustworthy.
"They have performed all tasks to a high standard, enthusiastically and competent in every way. Ann and Phil are clear about their pricing and certainly for the quality of work achieved, peace of mind in having found such a reliable and trustworthy couple, they represent good value. There is no timewasting and they get stuck into what has to be done.
"In my absence they were proactive in dealing with problems, sorting things out quickly and efficiently. Feedback from my clients was totally positive regarding any dealings they had with them.
"I continue to be really pleased with the services they provide and needless to say, I highly recommend Ann and Phil... the perfect couple in every way"! ~ Gráinne Hanley