Tenancy Deposit Protection

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Deposit ………. In England and Wales, if you let your property on an assured shorthold tenancy that started after 6 April 2007, as a landlord, you must place the tenants deposit in one of… Continue reading

Tenant Claims against Landlord Public Liability insurance Rockets….

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Increase in Claims for Injury In recent years insurance companies working on behalf of landlords have noticed a steady increase in claims for injury. These claims include incidents such as slips, trips or… Continue reading

Becoming a New Landlord?

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How Do I prepare My Property for Letting? This is a question asked by many new landlords when I first meet them. When planning a refurb, or merely preparing a property ready for… Continue reading

Advantages of Contract Administration (The Hidden Extras)

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Contract administration has always been an important part of any construction project but has been neglected over the years, and the recent economic decline has brought contract administration under project management to the… Continue reading

WOODLANDS FARM HIGHER LEVEL STEWARDSHIP SCHEME

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WOODLANDS FARM HIGHER LEVEL STEWARDSHIP SCHEME Woodlands Farm is managed under a Higher Level Stewardship Agreement (HLS), administered by Natural England. The scheme encourages landowners and farmers to maintain and improve biodiversity and… Continue reading

What are Building Regulations and why are they so important?

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1.  Building Regulations 1.1       What are Building Regulations and why are they so important? Building Regulations exists to ensure that buildings are designed and constructed in accordance with the Building Regulations & Associated Legislation. They are… Continue reading

Achieving Sustainable Development

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Achieving Sustainable Development As the recent planning reforms have slowly been introduced and their effects are now becoming evident, the key buzzword seems to be the issue of sustainable development, and certainly this… Continue reading

Biodiversity Offsetting – 27th Jan 2014

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Sheldon Bosley has been monitoring the progress of the Biodiversity Offsetting Scheme Pilot.  Farmers and Developers will be interested in the outcome. Laura Gaydon MRICS FAAV writes. Summary of Scheme Biodiversity Offsetting allows Developers to… Continue reading

Green Deal Update

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Update for Green Deal Loans Designed by the Government to improve the Energy Efficiency of the poor performing houses, The Green Deal has now given rise to reform.  A further £150m a year… Continue reading

Fifth Annual Sheldon Bosley Quiz

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Sheldon Bosley Quiz 2013 The fifth annual Sheldon Bosley Quiz night was held on Tuesday, 3rd December in the Shakespeare Centre in Stratford-upon-Avon with approximately 150 guests including fellow professionals and clients who… Continue reading