Our Homes

Oportunitas’ property portfolio consists of a variety of properties within the Folkestone and Dover areas

Royal Victoria Hospital

This wonderful Victorian building was built in 1890 and was originally Folkestone’s main hospital, it has now been converted by Alliance Construction into 18 high quality apartments to rent and will be available from late September 2021.

A range of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments are on offer, all finished to a high standard with many with original features. Several apartments have balconies or an external space and all apartments have parking.

With Radnor Park directly outside your front door and Folkestone Central station a mere 5-minute walk away.

To find out more and to register your interest please visit: https://rvhproperties.co.uk/

Our Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is responsible for the management of the business and for setting the overall direction and strategy within the stated objectives; for preparing, reviewing and maintaining the company’s Business Plan and for reporting to the Council.

Councillor Patricia Rolfe
Councillor Peter Gane
Councillor Connor McConville
Councillor Terence Mullard

Oportunitas is administered by the following officers of Folkestone & Hythe District Council which charges Oportunitas for the time they spend on Oportunitas business.

Andy Blaszkowicz – Corporate Director
Nicola Murton – Solicitor
Lee Walker – Group Accountant
Gavin Edwards – Board Administrator

All accounts and Company documentation relating to the Company can be found at Companies House.

The Company is a ‘controlled company’, as defined in the Local Government and Housing Act 1989 as it is a subsidiary company of the local authority.

Company Documents

Please find below key documentation including our progress reports and business plan

Key Documentation Company Progress Reports
Oportunitas Business Plan 2020-2022 2020-2021

1. 2020-21 Company Progress Report (April-October 2020) – Reported December 2020

2. 2020-21 Company Progress Report (April 2020- January 2021) – Reported March 2021

3. 2020-21 Company Progress Report (April 2020-March 2021) – Reported June 2021

Our Partners

Smith Woolley and Reeds Rains let our properties and provide a fully managed service for our tenants on our behalf.

Smith Woolley
43 Castle Hill Avenue
CT20 2RB
Tel: 01303 228 715
Email: lettings@smithwoolley.com

Reeds Rains
85 Sandgate Road
CT20 2AF
Tel: 01303 850 200
Email: folkestone.lettings@reedsrains.co.uk

Get In Touch

For further information on Oportunitas, please contact us using the form.

You can also contact Gavin Edwards on 01303 853436 or by email: info@oportunitas.co.uk

Address: Oportunitas Ltd, c/o Folkestone & Hythe District Council, The Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2QY

Company number: 09038505