The technology of solar power energy is advancing at a very fast pace and the costs pertaining to its installation are decreasing due to intense market competition.

According to the electricity forecast prepared by the International Energy Agency (IEA), by the year 2022...

April 23, 2019

New guidelines relating to commercial property service charges have now come into effect in a move designed to protect tenants from unscrupulous landlords and introducing greater transparency in the sector.

The requirements, introduced by the Royal Institution of Charte...

Elmhurst Energy, the energy assessor trainer, is welcoming legal changes that mean landlords must make contributions to higher efficiency standards in their rental properties, if they do not meet the minimum requirement.

Changes to the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard...

The Government has announced a huge consultation that will block revenge and unreasonable evictions for good

The next few years could mark some huge changes for renters in England and Wales(Image: Getty)

Private landlords will no longer be able to evict tenants from thei...

Buy-to-let landlords can no longer claim a funding exemption from making their properties more energy efficient – meaning they could be on the hook for improvement costs of up to £3,500 and fines of up to £5,000 if they fail to make necessary changes.

In April 2018, rul...

Recent changes made to the MEES regulations may require residential landlords to spend up to £3,500 of their own money per property in order to improve the energy efficiency of their portfolios.

Late last year the government proposed new rules for how Minimum Energy Eff...

April 5, 2019

With buy to let mortgage rates at near rock bottom levels and growing numbers of financial products available means that property investment is still a popular choice for those wanting better returns than they would get, for example, from their savings account.

While be...

April 3, 2019

Rural businesses with let residential property will be affected by new rules which came into force on 1 April, requiring landlords to spend up to £3,500 per property on energy efficiency upgrades.

Since the introduction of Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) regu...

April 1, 2019

The Energy Efficiency (Private Rented Property) (England and Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2018 have passed through Parliament and come into force on 1 April.

The new rules make changes to the Energy Efficiency (Private Property) (England and Wales) Regulations 2015 an...

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