27 March 2020
Despite the challenges being thrown up to the lettings sector by Coronavirus, this is a reminder that new MEES regulations on energy efficiency in rental properties come into effect on April 1.
06 November 2018
Buy to let investors in England and Wales who own particularly cold homes are being targeted by new regulations.
11 October 2017
MEES “Fundamentally flawed” for heritage properties, claims group
10 July 2017
Government tells trade body – new EPC rules will come in next April
16 February 2017
Landlords are unaware of several current and incoming regulations that could affect their portfolio, an online letting agent has claimed.
10 August 2016
Government officials have estimated it could cost landlords between £1,800 and £5,000 to bring energy-inefficient properties up to an EPC rating of E.
29 March 2016
This week sees the first step in a long series of reforms – the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards – aimed at improving stock in the private rental sector.
24 February 2016
MPs and members of the House of Lords want private sector tenants to be given clearer up-front information on the cost of all utility bills before signing a tenancy agreement, as well as about their right to change energy suppliers.
16 December 2015
The property world looks set to be facing an enormous upheaval following the climate change deal in Paris which could see the end of cooking and heating with gas in the UK.
26 August 2015
Important changes affecting letting agents and landlords are just weeks away, courtesy of The Deregulation Act.