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So why have Health Centre Service Charges become so problematic?

This article discusses the issues relating to the difference between GP and Landlord perspectives on service charges.
As a surveyor whose primary role is to represent the interests of GP practices, this subject creates something of a dilemma for me.  One the one hand, I understand the… http://woottendean.co.uk/blog/health-centre-service-charges/

GPs and surgery ownership - are incoming GPs between a rock and a hard place?

To BUY or to RENT? With the increase in the value of GP Surgeries over the last 15 years, this is a less than simple decision. This article explores the options.
Regular readers of my blog will know that the issue of GP surgery ownership is one which I have referred to previously, with the pros and cons of both ‘Sale and Leaseback’… http://woottendean.co.uk/blog/gps-and-surgery-ownership-are-incoming-gps-between-rock-and-hard-place/

GP surgeries: The Drift Towards Leasehold Occupation

GP Surgeries, The drift towards Leasehold instead of owning.
GP surgeries: the drift towards leasehold occupation. Most GP practises have historically been owner occupiers of their surgery premises. Whilst it is still the case that a… http://woottendean.co.uk/blog/gp-surgeries-drift-towards-leasehold-occupation/