Property management and maintenance

The land and property team manage all of our assets in terms of buildings and land. Built assets exceed more than 70 individual buildings and includes the statutory listed town halls at both Ilkeston and Long Eaton.


The team are responsible for:

  • Advising all council departments on property ownership issues such as value, lettings to third parties, boundary disputes, service relocation, lease renewals, service charges and ratings issues

  • Assessing insurance and capital valuations

  • Property acquisitions and disposals ensuring that the council receives best value for its property

  • Achieving optimum use of all council property

  • Undertaking rent reviews and lease renewals

  • Maximising income from property assets.


The team are responsible for:

  • Reactive maintenance – breakdown and vandalism repairs

  • Plant and equipment servicing to meet statutory requirements including gas, heating, electrical, water systems and portable appliances

  • Planned maintenance such as window repairs/replacement, structural repairs, decoration, re-roofing, new heating systems etc.

  • Condition surveys

  • Alterations and refurbishments including feasibility studies, design, specification and procurement.

Contact details

  • General enquiries: 0115 9072244 

  • Building maintenance: 0115 9072244 

  • Engineering: 0115 9072244 

  • Estates/assets management: 0115 9072244.

Erewash Borough Council

Erewash Borough Council, Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 5RP
0115 907 2244
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