VPS Guardians

Affordable short-term spaces to live or work

View our available spaces for property guardians to live in

VPS have consistently provided a proactive and adaptable service, whilst securing the building, providing suitable property Guardians to protect the property, and keeping the property costs low

Jon White, Native Land, Property Developer

What are VPS Guardians?

The VPS Guardians service offers affordable, flexible spaces for people to live and work. These spaces are available on a short-term basis, ranging from 1 month to 2 years and in a range of building types. Property Guardianship matches working professionals or businesses with affordable accommodation across the UK. Click here to learn how our property guardian scheme works.

Quality-checked properties available throughout the UK
Affordable rates from £240 per month incl. council tax
Bathroom and cooking facilities in all guardian properties
Furnished and unfurnished properties available

Becoming a VPS Guardian?

Are you a working professional looking for affordable accommodation across the UK? Look no further. We are seeking responsible and flexible adults to live in one of our many vacant spaces.

At VPS, we aim to ensure that our Guardians and Property Owners have the very best experience possible. This is why we make sure that every space meets our own high quality standards and our Guardians meet certain standards too.

If you're interested in becoming a VPS Guardian, please REGISTER YOUR INTEREST. All candidates must register first when enquiring about a guardian property to ensure you meet the requirements below.

To qualify to become a VPS Guardian, candidates must have:


Online assessment

All guardians complete an online questionnaire to ensure they meet basic qualifying criteria


Face-to-face interview

Face-to-face interview to agree suitability, review and sign code of conduct and license agreement


DBS (CRB) check

Employed earning >£16k, British standard referencing, criminal record check, adverse credit history, identity checks


Acceptance & Induction

Full induction given to all Guardians including fire and health and safety advice