Industrial refurbishment completed

Propitas were appointed by a landlord client to manage the reinstatement and refurbishment of an industrial warehouse at Elmers End, South-East London. Works comprised full CAT-A refurbishment including strip-out of the previous tenant’s alterations, construction of a new accessible WC and tea point, improvements to … Read More

Propitas – a safe pair of hands

Propitas are pleased to share that we have renewed our accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving an exceptionally high standard of Health and Safety in the course of delivering their services to clients across the UK. Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading accreditation scheme that recognises … Read More

Propitas complete refurbishment of The Manor House

Propitas were appointed by Wesleyan Assurance Society (The Landlord) as Project Manager, Employer’s Agent and Cost Consultant to implement a full refurbishment of The Manor House. This followed Wesleyan reaching a management agreement with Regus to provide serviced office space. Works included extensive replacements and … Read More

Dilapidations project in London

Propitas were instructed by a government body in the capital, to project manage the internal and external refurbishment and repair of a health centre in Chelsea. The works were borne out of the requirement to hand the property back to the landlord in the necessary … Read More

Flagship Bookshop opens in time for Literature Festival

Working on behalf of a major UK bookseller, Propitas were appointed to manage external repairs alongside the ongoing fit-out of the property. Critical repair and external redecoration works were prioritised and completed on time to ensure the new store opened in time for the upcoming Literature … Read More

Madison Gardens refurb on behalf of Forge Development

Propitas were appointed as Project Manager and Contract Administrator, with Project 1201 as Cost Consultant. The Design Team included Bennett Williams for MEP, GW Consulting Engineers as Structural Engineers and Bal Architecture in a Design Guardian role. Planning Consultancy advice was provided by This Planning. The works included the phased refurbishment of the existing … Read More


Propitas are acting as Project Manager on the comprehensive refurbishment of a 19th Century style office building in the heart of Brighton, East Sussex, on behalf of Wesleyan Assurance Society. The refurbishment incorporates a number of components including the rebranding of the buildings entrance, CAT-A refurbishment … Read More

Project Monitoring in Crawley

Our landlord client funded the replacement of an aged asbestos cement roof to this large distribution warehouse as part of a lease re-gear with the tenant. The project was challenging from several perspectives, as the tenant remained in occupation for the duration of the project. … Read More

Cork project comes in under budget and on programme

Propitas were instructed by a major UK bookseller to project manage the external refurbishment and repair of their flagship store in Cork, Ireland. The works encompassed plaster repairs to the front and rear elevations, along with extensive timber repairs and full decoration works to the … Read More

Project update:

The first of six floors undergoing Cat-A refurbishment is complete at Smithson Plaza, London; window replacement works are half way complete. Resolution Property Epiphany DSDHA DSA Engineering Ltd… Read More


Propitas were appointed as Project Manager, Employer’s Agent and Cost Consultant on a comprehensive Cat A refurbishment of over 27,000 sqft of office and ancillary space within this four-storey property on behalf of Wesleyan Assurance Society. The works included refurbishment and subdivision to the first … Read More

Progress made in Croydon

Our clients LondonMetric Property Plc acquired Progress Business Park in Croydon as part of a portfolio in 2022 and found a significant amount of asset management work to be undertaken. Propitas assisted them with a number of dilapidation surveys and settlements, industrial unit refurbishments, as … Read More

Review of terminal dilapidations claim saves client 88%

Propitas were appointed to review a terminal dilapidations claim served on our clients, as part of their lease expiry, by the Landlord and to negotiate a settlement of the claim for the high-end premises in London, EC3. The 3,588 sq ft internal office space had been … Read More

Office Dilapidations and Cat A Refurbishment

Acting for a Local Authority landlord, Propitas prepared and negotiated a dilapidations claim with an outgoing tenant for circa 20,000 sq ft of office accommodation. We then put in hand the necessary work and achieved completion on programme and within budget, to the complete satisfaction … Read More

Client entertaining at the Henley Festival

The Propitas team enjoyed a wonderful day recently entertaining clients at the Henley Festival. It was a hot day to be dressed in a tuxedo but a private chauffeured boat trip up the Thames with a cooling breeze was a lovely way to arrive at … Read More


Propitas were appointed by the Landlord to act as Contract Administrator and Project Manager to implement external redecoration and maintenance works to a Grade II Listed four-storey property located on Grange Park in Bishops Cleeve. The project included specialist stone repairs, restoration and cleaning, overhauling … Read More

Propitas manage strip-out works for southern HQ

Our client acquired this property in anticipation of a relocation from their current site. Propitas were instructed to tender and manage the strip-out and remedial works at this building, which is the former TUI UK headquarters, located adjacent to Gatwick Airport. The property was fitted … Read More

Propitas complete Waterstones flagship store refurbishment

Propitas have recently completed the refurbishment of Waterstones’ flagship store and HQ at 203-206 Piccadilly. This iconic Grade II* listed building, noted as one of the Stars of Modernist Architecture in Britain, and designed by architect Joseph Emberton opened in 1936 as Simpsons of Piccadilly, then … Read More