Article Tag: Assured Shorthold Tenancy

Service Occupancy: What You Need to Know

Farmhouses on a hill - displaying service occupancy in the agriculture sector

What is ‘Service Occupancy’? Service occupancy is where an employer requires an employee to live in a specified property in order to perform their job better. Employees often include agriculture staff, caretakers, hotel managers and teachers at residential schools. The employer gives the employee a personal licence to occupy the property for as long as… Read more »

EPC Regulations 2018: What Do You Need To Know?

From 1 April 2018 it will be illegal to rent a private property (domestic or non-domestic) below the minimum energy performance rating of E on an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). The regulations apply from 1 April 2018 to new lets and renewals of tenancies. For all existing tenancies, the date for compliance will be 1… Read more »