Webinar recording: Property Management


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Watch the recording of our property management webinar, featuring guest presenter Gordon Ludlow from Ethical Property Foundation and Carolyn Sims, Charity Bank's Banking Director.

The webinar is for trustees and seniors managers of charities and social enterprises that own or rent premises. Guest presenter Gordon Ludlow from leading UK property advice charity the Ethical Property Foundation shares tips on best practice in property management. The Foundation was launched in 2004 to support voluntary organisations with expert property advice, and is the sole referral partner to the Charity Commission for land and property advice.

The webinar covers:
  • Property strategy
  • Evaluating if your properties are ‘fit for purpose’
  • Understanding the terms of any leases
  • Planning for the future
  • Tips on taking advice
  • Property acquisition
  • Property ownership compared to renting


Gordon Ludlow is Senior Property Adviser at the Ethical Property Foundation. Gordon has over 30 years’ senior property and Facilities Management profession experience within industry, higher education, local government and the charity sectors.

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Carolyn Sims is Charity Bank’s Banking Director. In addition to her work with Charity Bank, Carolyn is a trustee of a number of charities and also sits on a regeneration advisory board. As such she is acutely aware of the challenges and opportunities that charities face.

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This webinar is part of Charity Bank's support for the National Programme for Property Education for voluntary organisations which the Ethical Property Foundation is launching this year.