Block Management 2018-10-02T14:54:40+00:00


Crabtree Property Management provides a comprehensive residential block management service to our clients. Crabtree has over 30 years’ experience primarily managing residential properties in London and the Home Counties with the ultimate aim of providing the best possible service at exceptional value for money. At Crabtree, we pride ourselves on the ability to provide a personal service that sets us apart from our competitors.



Customer service is very much at the forefront of our company identity.

We have invested heavily in the development of the Crabtree Online Lessee Portal which we believe is second to none. Offering secure online payment facilities, account access and updates, text alerts, electronic document management and paperless billing, the portal offers 24/7, worldwide access and unrivalled client support creating ultra-convenience for our residents.


Continue striving to be an award winning company with a reputation for consistent innovation.


Residential property management makes up the majority of the Crabtree portfolio which currently stands at over 17,000 individual units and over 450 clients. However, Crabtree do manage multiple mixed-use developments including retail units, offices and houses.

Crabtree provides residential block management services at a number of developments ranging from converted houses and warehouses to new build sites in excess of 1,000 flats. We specialise in all forms of residential property and have experience in managing sites with Human Resource requirements, leisure facilities and more unique requirements such as cliff faces and newt breeding ponds!


RICS audits have confirmed that Crabtree complies with ARMA-Q and RICS regulations as the company strives to enhance our reputation for delivering the highest possible standards in professionalism and overall client care. Crabtree can demonstrate value for money and an emphasis on quality through innovative management practices.

The Communication Centre team at Crabtree provide me and my family with an excellent service.  Each staff member that I have dealt with has been very personable with a genuine interest in assisting me in any way they can.  I am particularly pleased and reassured at how quickly and thoroughly issues are resolved, even out of usual office hours.

Sally, Resident Director, London

We would like to express our gratitude to you for all your help and assistance over the last 12 months.  It is refreshing to deal with someone who is courteous, knowledgeable and efficient in their day to day role. Whenever we have had to contact you with an issue, it has been dealt with and actioned straight away with regular updates via email. It has been a pleasure to deal with Crabtree Communications Department and here’s to the next 12 months.

Michelle, Resident Director, London

Crabtree Management Company have been managing our development for 3 years and I have witnessed how changes have been made in that time in regard to efficiency. In particular the Crabtree Communication Centre has enabled me to make swift contact with the company and to have an issue resolved speedily. Also when there was an emergency with a sewer leaking sewage it was resolved in 12 hours.

Helen, Resident Director, London

Key features of the Crabtree Residential Block Management service:

  • Unique Property Management structure
  • ARMA-Q Accredited (
  • Regulated by RICS (
  • Property Managers qualified via the Institute of Residential Property Management (IRPM) and RICS.
  • Currently managing over 17,000 individual units.
  • Bespoke, personalised online lessee portal including account access, online payment facilities, text alerts and email correspondence.
  • Bespoke internal property management training programme.
  • Experienced out-of-hours emergency service at no extra cost.
  • Lloyds Banking Group branch status.
  • Authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority.