Knowledge & Insights

Energy Efficiency Regulations: the Challenges for Landlords

From 1 April 2018, the energy efficiency regulations that govern the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard (or MEES) will make it illegal for a landlord to grant or renew existing leases of commercial buildings with an F or G energy efficiency rating, subject to a few exemptions.  The responsibility for compliance falls squarely on landlords.  What questions should you, as a Landlord, ask yourself when considering each commercial building in your portfolio?  Click to find out more…

 

The Ups and Downs of Investing in Mixed Use Property

A mixed use property may well be a good investment for a landlord. There will be income streams from both residential and commercial tenants, potential opportunities for more active management and even development possibilities. However, landlord beware: with the up side, comes the down. Click to read more…