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Legal A-Z: “E” is for EPC

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

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It’s as easy as EPC? New Regs on Marketing particulars

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