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Landlords advised to future-proof properties by aiming higher with EPC standards

By aiming for higher than the minimum Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) “E” rating when improving their privately rented homes, landlords will not...

Section 21 – serving EPCs for HMO tenants?

Court Case: With all the additional prescribed requirements introduced for assured shorthold tenancies of late, there is something of...

Average landlord will need £26k to meet climate standards

Energy efficiency: The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has estimated that average private landlord will have...

Thousands of landlords could be vulnerable to fines over EPCs

Energy Performance: With the introduction last year of new energy performance standards for thousands of rental...

Energy Efficiency Inquiry response from ARLA

Targets too Ambitious: The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Parliamentary Committee has launched an inquiry into...

Report says Buy-to-let landlords could face £3500 energy bill

Energy Efficiency: Introduced in April (2018) all rented premises in England and Wales must meet Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) of an EPC rating set...

New algorithms to calculate EPC ratings

Many landlords have long suspected that the DCLG approved national calculation methodologies and software programs were seriously flawed when they produced EPC ratings for...

Government Rethink on MEES

Energy Ratings of Lettings: Landlords have welcomed the Government’s decision to moderate the amount it expects landlords to pay for energy efficiency improvements to comply...

Minimum EPC Rating for Rental Properties after 2018

Following some confusion and debate about a deferral for the new standards following the MEES* deadline in April 2018, the new government has confirmed...

Mastering EPCs – Protect Investment Yield

It seems that today there is an art to the production of Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) to ensure that companies attain the best possible...