Bricklane.com offers an innovative new way to invest in property. Backed by ZPG plc (which owns Zoopla, amongst other brands), they are an online route into residential property investment through an innovative take on Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), with investments pooled to purchase residential property. Bricklane.com’s portfolios offer investors a blend of attractive rental yields and strong prospects for long-term value increases, underpinned by effective property management. In 2017 Bricklane.com chose us to help them to achieve something new and unique in the property market. Touchstone adds the right combination of skills and experience to manage their growing portfolios across London, Manchester, Leeds and Birmingham, balancing a modern approach to managing homes with the security of 25 years of experience. Along with day-to day-management of their portfolios, we provide Bricklane.com with detailed weekly reporting - providing institutional-grade information on operational activity to support the accurate valuation of their investors’ holdings. This is underpinned by our rock-solid management processes and RICS-regulated accounting.
"At Bricklane.com, we're committed to making the rental market work better, offering tenants fairer, more stable contracts that enable them to feel at home. We believe that this is not only the right thing to do, but also creates better outcomes for our investors too. Therefore, how these homes are managed is crucial to what we do. We chose Touchstone as our property manager because we wanted to work with experienced, forward-thinking partners who understand the value of great service. "
Julia Clarke, Head of Operations, Bricklane.com
“Touchstone’s core expertise in predicting operating costs and planning, marketing and managing homes has played a vital role in the success of this multi-party arrangement.”
Paul Beardmore, Manchester City Council