Utility management solutions from Townends Estate Agents
Our utility management solution through Spark Energy saves time, hassle and money for you and your tenants, giving you complete peace of mind that your property and your tenants are well taken care of.
Spark Energy enables us to seamlessly manage your tenancies and minimise the cost of void periods for you. They are the specialist gas and electricity supplier to the residential lettings market, are fully Ofgem-licensed and provide a specifically tailored solution.
Spark Energy are the only energy supplier built around you and your tenants. Read more about Spark for Landlords.
The benefits of Spark Energy include:
How Spark manages your properties
Our dedicated Spark Account Managers work on your behalf to deal with the supply of your empty properties. We notify them when a tenant is moving out, Spark take over energy supply on or just after their move out date to efficiently manage the utility supplies before your new tenant moves in.
- No bills during void periods (up to a maximum of £10 per void period)
- No complicated admin between tenancies freeing up more time for us to deliver a great service to you and your tenants
- A good deal for your tenants, with simple tariffs and a price guarantee
- A better overall service than the Big Six
- A friendly UK-based customer service team
- A commitment to roll out Smart Meters across all Fully Managed properties
Another advantage of being with Spark is that, as part of a national programme to roll out smart meters to all homes by 2020, they’ll upgrade your meters for free. The new meters provide the bill payer with accurate billing during their stay and we all get accurate meter readings during each change of tenancy. It’s a win-win.