Become a property guardian

There are many benefits to be had from becoming a property guardian; from the huge savings you will make compared to renting, through to living with people from different walks of life, and experiencing various types of housing.

Properties we place Guardians in vary from warehouse loft spaces through to empty houses, former care homes, shops and business premises. Guardianships can vary in length, from as little as three months to over a year.

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Property guardian requirements:

  • Over 21 years of age
  • In full-time employment or a mature student
  • Non-smoker
  • Do not have household pets
  • Do not have a criminal record
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Additional requirements prior to move-in:

  • Photographic ID (Passport or driving licence)
  • Proof of address (current utility bill or bank statement)
  • Employment reference (if you have been in your current role for at least 12 months)
  • Character reference (from someone you have known for at least 3 years)
  • CRB check
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What to expect as a property guardian

Our guardians always tell us one of the things they love the most is living in varied properties and building friendships with people they might have otherwise connected. People become property guardians because they share values around community, bringing empty buildings back to life, and enjoying different experiences. With the price of buying a property increasing becoming out of reach for many, becoming a property guardian is an excellent way of helping save money towards a deposit.

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Life as a property guardian is rewarding and is sure to open your eyes to a different way of living. We have opportunities to become a property guardian at various locations across the UK, both in towns and more rural areas. All we ask from each guardian is for them to show respect to the property they live in and their fellow guardians, building a community where everyone can live in harmony.

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