Dee Puckering

Section 21 Notice and the relevance of EPCs in light of Minister v Hathaway [2021] EWCA Civ 936

By Dee Puckering

The requirement to provide a tenant with an EPC only applies to an Assured Shorthold Tenancy granted on or after 1st October 2015, which was concluded in the recent case…

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Notice Period for Seeking Possession of Residential Tenancies in England – The Changes

By Dee Puckering

With effect from 1st June 2021 The Coronavirus Act 2020 (Residential Tenancies: Protection from Eviction) (Amendment) (England) (No. 2) Regulations 2021 and the Assured Tenancies and Agricultural Occupancies (Forms) (England)…

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Changes to the eviction ban

By Dee Puckering

· The temporary ban on evicting tenants has been extended by the Government until 20 September 2020. · Further, the Government has amended the provisions of the Coronavirus Act 2020.…

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TENANT FEES ACT 2019 TRANSITION PERIOD HAS NOW ENDED

By Dee Puckering

· The Tenant Fees Act bans letting agents from charging letting fees and caps tenancy deposits paid by tenants in the private rented sector in England. · This ban on…

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Energy efficiency is changing

By Dee Puckering

From 1st April 2018 any new tenancies created in England and Wales were obliged to meet the Government’s Minimum Energy Efficiency Standard (MEES). It meant that properties which required an…

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