Change announced to how MEES affects residential landlords
Residential landlords will be required to spend up to £3,500 of their own money improving the energy efficiency of their properties.
The government pushes forward with residential leasehold reforms
The government is consulting on its plans to outlaw new leasehold houses and to ban ground rents. The consultation period lasts just six weeks.
Early service of gas safety certificates essential for new tenants
Private landlords have many legally imposed and unavoidable responsibilities towards tenants. However, recent court cases highlight the importance of serving certain prescribed information at the start of a tenancy - including gas safety certificates.