Q. I own a commercial building that has just become vacant. I would like to rent it out again, and my agent has asked me for my EPC. What is it and do I need one?
An Energy Performance Certificate (“EPC”) certifies the energy efficiency of your building, and must be prepared by an accredited Read More
Remember last week we blogged about the new requirement to state the EPC asset rating in commercial advertising for sales and lettings? Well, the story doesn’t end there. Another key change arising from the new EPC Regulations is that an EPC must now be displayed in commercial buildings that are frequently visited by the public Read More
Cast your mind back to October 2011. You may well remember a subtle change in the law which had pretty far-reaching consequences. Agents could no longer lawfully issue written particulars that did not include an EPC within them. Granted, this was already the case for residential properties, but the extension to commercial meant that suddenly, Read More