People

Ruth Khalil

Associate

Location

Milton Keynes

Contact Ruth

T: +44 (0)1908 685972

E: rkhalil@geraldeve.com

Ruth is an Associate in the Corporate Property Management team, based in Milton Keynes. She currently undertakes estates management for Pizza Express and Byron restaurant brands together with managing the surplus Allied Domecq Spirits & Wine portfolio.

Specific experience
Experience in implementation of client’s databases from solicitors’ deeds packets, including lease reviews, testing of the database and reporting functions.

Ruth undertakes estate management work including

Co-ordination of management reporting to clients and junior members of team

Sublet estate rent reviews and lease renewals

Obtaining landlord’s consents for client’s refurbishments and other works requiring consent

Dealing with tenant’s applications to assign, sublet & alter on behalf of clients

Management of property database for headleases and subleases

Undertaking lease summaries and undertaking amendments to the database

Service charge challenging and savings for clients

Resolving disputes with landlords and neighbouring occupiers

Acquisition of additional leases & rights as appropriate e.g. for binstores, parking, access

Managing the sublet estate including the treasury function and calculating appropriate recharges

Checks and authorises as appropriate lease payments/charges

Previous experience includes estates management work for Whitbread, re-signing projects for La Senza, ad-hoc service charge advisory work.

Ruth has mentored junior colleagues through the APC and AssocRICS qualifications, and has also been a RREF mentor to students at the University of Reading.