Prices and Services

Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)                    £69 all in

Includes 1 hour survey. Site plan, notes and circa  20 photos are taken,The charge is fully inclusive with . You receive an official 4 page EPC report,  CHES will forward these reports electronically to your Estate Agent on request and send you your colour copy by email, or as a printed copy on request.

The EPC lasts for 10 years and is the same document required for Selling and /or Renting a property/holiday let and for applying for the Feed in Tariff when installing PV panels.

* a small surcharge of  £10  added if the property is outside of the local area eg St Austell,  Newquay. Falmouth

EPC with Professional Floor Plan                    £109 VAT free

If you are selling your home through an Estate Agent or Online, a good Floor Plan to show rooms, features and the general flow of the home is essential. Most Estate agents will request this, and many potential buyers tend to favour property details that show the floor plan of the property. Colour or black and white plans at this amazing combined price. ( A colour Floor plan alone is usually £59)

Energy Saving Action Plan                             £250 VAT free

Many sellers have benefited and saved by this post assessment briefing, explaining options and techniques that save far more than the cost. Fully Independent advice, that you can implement. Consists of an EPC and 2 hour informal consultation on YOUR property and usage.Normal savings can be in excess of £1000 per year

Landlords (MEES) Minimum Standards assessment    £149

From April 2020, every rented property must attain a Minimum EPC rating of 39% E. Unless the Landlord can attain an Exemption certificate,there are severe fines, and Letting agents will not market your Rental Property/ies. Furthermore Section 21 proceedings will not be exercised. Visits on complaints from tenants to the Environmental Health officers will mean significant fines and upgrade demands.

  • Full EPC and Health survey of your property
  • Written report with several improvement strategies to get you over Minimum Standards
  • Follow on EPC to show Standard has been reached

Feed in Tariff (FIT) & Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI)  advice           £99 VAT free

  • Photovoltaic (PV) Panels , Wind & Water Turbines (must be MCS approved)
  • Eligible for 20 years index linked funding giving a very healthy ROI
  • Property must attain an EPC at D Rating in order to qualify for higher rate of FIT
  • You may need an EPC assessment prior to installation in order to calculate if you have more to do to attain Rating
  • Solar Hot Water, Ground/Air-Source Heat Pumps and Biomass Boilers now funded for 7 years with a Green Deal assessment.
  • RHI (Renewable Heat Incentive)  – installed since July 2009, needs cavity wall insulation and loft insulation (250mm min)
  • Awaiting new retrofit advice scheme

Solicitors, Estate Agents, Landlord portfolios (CRLA Members)

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