1. Analye the lease, the building, the market and service charge costs.
  2. Distill this information on both an individual property and portfolio basis, to establish the total cost to expiry, as well as the daily cost to you. This is often a nasty wake up call.
  3. Armed with this information we set out to reduce your costs, exposure and wherever possible, your risk.
  4. The key objective is to surrender surplus leases where possible. Our motto (adapted from the hapless Gerald Ratner) is "Sub-lets are vanity, surrenders are sanity".

In the past three years alone, FraserCRE has successfully managed its clients' portfolios, surrendering over 250 leases, saving them more than £50m.