The latest English Housing Survey shows a dramatic rise in the energy efficiency of private rental property. Some 38 per cent of homes in the private rented sector and 36 per cent of owner occupied homes were in EPC bands A to C in 2019 – that’s up from 13 per cent and eight per cent respectively in 2009. The English Housing Survey is a national survey of housing conditions and energy efficiency in England. This new data, just released, provides the findings from the 2019-20 survey. Social rented homes remain the most energy efficient, though there have been marked improvements across all tenures in the last decade.
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