How To Comply With The EPC Regulations

This article has been updated to incorporate amendments made by The Energy Performance of Buildings (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016   Introduction   Since 6 April 2008, an energy performance certificate has bee required on rented property in England...

Energy Efficiency Training in London

Major opportunity for landlords, and for London to get its share of energy suppliers’ money New analysis by the London Landlord Accreditation Scheme shows that privately rented homes in London should benefit from at least £90m of improvement grants from energy...

What’s Next for Green Deal?

This entry is part 13 of 13 in the series Green DealPrivate rented sector Tenants request to carry out energy efficiency improvements Section 46 Energy Act 2011 requires the Secretary of State to make regulations whereby a tenant will be able to request consent to...

Green Deal Forms of Acknowledgment

This entry is part 12 of 13 in the series Green DealGreen Deal – Forms of Acknowledgment There are two forms of acknowledgment, one if the green deal plan contains an early repayment term and one if no such term is contained in the green deal plan. As an early...

Green Deal Disclosure Requirements

This entry is part 10 of 13 in the series Green DealLandlord and Agent Duties Owners, landlords and their agents must follow strict disclosure and acknowledgement rules in relation to any property that has a green deal plan attached. Green deal provider must produce...

Repayment of the Green Deal Plan

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the series Green DealRepayment of the Green Deal Plan Section 1(6) Energy Act 2011, provides that instalments due under the green deal are to be “made by the person who is for the time being liable to pay the energy bills for the...