consultation paper

consultation paper

Lettings Fee Ban Consultation – Agent deadline approaching

19 May, 20171 Comments
The consultation paper for the Tenancy Fee ban across England was released last month, inviting agents to respond on whether the penalty should be £5,000, £30,000 or a banning order by June 2nd 2017. It was announced in the last Autumn Statement that a ban on letting agents charging fees to tenants would be introduced
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Government U-Turn on Green Deal requirement plans

14 December, 20121 Comments
The communities secretary has confirmed the government is axing plans to force people to improve the energy efficiency of their homes when they carry out extensions. In a written statement to parliament yesterday, Eric Pickles said the government would not be proceeding with proposals on ‘minor consequential improvements’ outlined in a consultation paper on changes
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