Author Archives: Peta Cottee

Moving House: How a Lifestyle Manager can help

Moving house is right up there as one of the most stressful things you’ll ever do, along with changing jobs and getting divorced.   There is not a lot a Lifestyle Manager can do to sort the latter two out (although I have been involved with both….professionally, that is!), but there is plenty they can do … Continued

Keeping Your Website Safe

Do you have a website?  Has it been developed in WordPress? And do you know how to look after it? “Yes, yes and look after it?  What do you mean?”  would have been my answers to these questions three weeks ago. Today they are yes, yes and learning fast. Three weeks ago I noticed some “funny … Continued

How Lifestyle Management Can Help You

It’s been a while since I last took a look at a typical month, but it’s always fun to reflect on what I’ve been up to and the myriad of different ways I work with clients to help keep their personal and business lives running smoothly. The last month has been no exception and I’ve … Continued

Get your assets working!: Part 2

Last month we talked about working with clients to get their assets working – specifically an empty property.  This month, I am going to run you through what we actually did, to give you a better idea of what I’m talking about. Getting rid of stuff When we started work, the flat was still pretty … Continued

Get your assets working!: Part 1

It never ceases to amaze me how many empty properties there are in London – just quietly languishing and almost certainly costing their owners’ money, when they could be making their owners’ money in rental income. “That’s crazy!”  I hear you cry.  And it is.  But there are so many reasons why this might be … Continued