Tag: Regulation

EPC Ratings for Commercial Buildings: A Guide for Landlords

EPC Ratings for Commercial Buildings: A Guide for Landlords

Alec Turner, Senior Surveyor takes a look at the changes to the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) regulations and their impact on landlords.

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Virtual planning committees become law

Virtual planning committees become law

As the ability to hold virtual planning committees becomes post-coronavirus law, can local authorities rise to the challenge?

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Landlord and Tenant - working together

Landlord and Tenant - working together

After staff costs and business rates, rent is often one of the most significant costs to a business. So what is, and what can be done to mitigate this crisis for landlord and tenant?

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Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Masterclass - 11th July

Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Masterclass - 11th July

Evans Jones are hosting a seminar and lunch to give developers and property professionals an overview of the CIL Regulations.

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Draft Revised National Planning Policy Framework

Draft Revised National Planning Policy Framework

Our Senior Planner, Mark Campbell takes a look at the key changes

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Access Auditor Course - 6th and 7th June 2017

Access Auditor Course - 6th and 7th June 2017

The Evans Jones Access Auditor Course is designed to give candidates a sound basis for a career in access auditing.

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Planning Practice Guidance revised following Court of Appeal ruling on Affordable Housing

Planning Practice Guidance revised following Court of Appeal ruling on Affordable Housing

Further to the recent Court of Appeal decision to restore affordable housing exemption, revised Planning Practice Guidance has been issued.

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Party Wall Act update to allow service of notice via email

Party Wall Act update to allow service of notice via email

The Party Wall Act 1996 has been updated to, for the first time, allow the service of notice via electronic email.

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Court of Appeal ruling restores affordable housing exemption

Court of Appeal ruling restores affordable housing exemption

A recent Court of Appeal decision has restored the 'vacant building credit' and exempting small sites from affordable housing contributions.

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Housing and Planning Bill receives Royal Assent

Housing and Planning Bill receives Royal Assent

Following agreement from both Houses, the landmark Housing and Planning Bill is now a Royal Act of Parliament

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Housing and Planning Bill goes through House of Lords

Housing and Planning Bill goes through House of Lords

As the Housing and Planning Bill completes its Committee Stage and enters the Report Stage in the House of Lords, we look at the latest amendments to the Bill.

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Rights to convert offices to residential dwellings made permanent

Rights to convert offices to residential dwellings made permanent

In an announcement from the government last week, it has been confirmed that rights, which allow offices to be converted into homes, will be made permanent from 6th April.

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