EPC Changes

In 2018, there were updates to the Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) requirements for landlords, which included the introduction of a minimum energy rating of ‘E’ or above for new tenancies. However, this rule now applies to all tenancies, not just new ones. Furthermore, in 2021, additional changes were announced regarding the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards […]

What is the Renters (Reform) Bill?

The Renters (Reform) Bill is a legislative proposal that outlines the government’s intentions to extensively reshape the private rented sector (PRS) and enhance the quality of housing. The suggested reforms aim to establish improved rights and conditions for renters, representing the most significant overhaul of the private rented sector in three decades. Presented to parliament […]