Section20 Ltd is regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. We offer specialist advice, support and training in all aspects of residential long leasehold property management. Section 20 consultation is one of our specialism and we have assisted several high profile landlords with multi-million pound consultation exercises.


Jeff Platt BSc Est Man, FRICS, FIRPM
Managing Director
Lily McQuade
Associate Director

Jeff is a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors with 30+ years’ experience of both commercial and residential property management across all sectors. He has extensive experience of residential leasehold property management with specialist expertise relating to the management and sale of leasehold retirement properties.  

Jeff is the author of the Section 20 Consultation section on iSurv, the lead author of the property management section within the RICS UK Residential Property Standards (“The Blue Book”) and the RICS Good Practice Guide on Mixed – Use Property Management. He is a regular Chairman and speaker at Conferences and can provide services as an expert witness.

Jeff is available for Consultancy and bespoke Training within the Property Management, Home-ownership and Residential Sales sectors.  Through a network of Associates we can also draw on significant extra specialist skills and widespread experience as and when required.  

Lily has previous experience working in estate agency and private sector leasing for a housing association.


Lily is studying with University College of Estate Management, aiming to become a Chartered Surveyor and to qualify for membership of the Institute of Residential Property Management.