“Making property guardianship as good as it can get”
We are delighted to be featured in January’s issue of Time Out where they described Dot Dot Dot as ‘making property guardianship as good as it can get for landlords and guardians alike’.
Have a read of the full article below.
Dot Dot Dot stands for property guardianship done well
We are a social enterprise which houses people in buildings that would otherwise be empty
We respect our guardians, selecting only the very best while supporting them to further the interests of their neighbourhood and to provide a high level of service to the property’s owner. This is a win-win-win for property guardians, owners and communities.Find out more
I feel strongly connected with my guardian neighbours. I am getting to know other parts of the community too, through my volunteering.Jon, Wycombe
“I love the idea that you are part of a community in such a large city. I like the fact we are allowed to be creative with the decoration of the flat and getting involved with local charities is something which I have missed doing over the last few years.”Jasmine, Peckham
“Dot Dot Dot has helped me get to know people around my area and it has been a great introduction to volunteering.”Lamonte, Sutton
“If I wasn’t a property guardian I would either be paying a ridiculous amount of money on renting in London or unable to move out of my grandmother’s house at all. I certainly wouldn’t be able to afford to spend time volunteering.”Bella, Bow
“Being a guardian here you have a place to work, a place to socialise and place of your own.”Alex, Whitechapel
“There’s an instant community feel here which is great. Looking forward to organising movie nights and board games nights with the other guardians.”Caitlin, Whitechapel
“Being a property guardian with Dot Dot Dot means you do more than simply live somewhere. Instead, because you volunteer you really become part of the community. The best bit is knowing you’ve made a difference and have had a positive impact on those around you.”Tim, High Wycombe
“I was drawn to property guardianship because I wanted to live affordably in London which is pretty hard to do – and the volunteering aspect of guardianship with Dot Dot Dot really appealed to me as a way of giving back to the community.”Carl, High Barnet
“As a property guardian with Dot Dot Dot I save £450 per month compared with what I used to pay on rent – that’s a significant difference.”Josh, Poplar
“It’s a really cool place – I can use it to work in like an office, and there’s already a great community.”Pete, Whitechapel