Lynsey throws light on lettings legislation

The lettings market is changing, as new regulations are introduced to improve conditions for tenants and increase the energy-efficiency of rental properties. In a recent article our Head of Lettings Lynsey Schipper explains the reasons behind changes relating to the Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). She also makes two important predictions about future lettings legislation, including the minimum maintenance standards required for rental properties. As Lynsey explains, these changes will be “not without irony, as we are on the verge of leaving the EU”. Read on to find out why – as Brexit approaches – landlords may soon be required to adopt practices that are common in EU countries.

As quoted in DBPR by Lynsey Schipper