Ben Richardson

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Thursday 20th August 2020


Insures properties through a broker recommended by Property118

Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 2

Ben Richardson

9:04 AM, 23rd August 2020
About 2 months ago

Free survey and grant under ECO3 if your tenants are on benefits

The scheme covers England and Wales, with surveyors based all over the country. I try and cover mainly the North West region but can cover areas further out if required. If there are any Landlords north of the midlands, then you can always let me know at, anything south of the midlands and you're best contacting Mark on the above email. We can then further advise to see if either you or your tenants are eligable for the free survey and get you booked in, either by ourselves or a surveyor closer to your area.... Read More

Ben Richardson

22:08 PM, 20th August 2020
About 2 months ago

Green Homes Grant disappointment?

Hi John,

I have recently started surveying houses under the ECO3 scheme which covers a free survey of the property and a grant towards a new energy efficient boiler and any insulation measures. The past few surveys i have done have been for tenants who have applied for a free survey with consent from their landlord. Under ECO3, either you as the landlord can apply for a free survey and potentially get a grant for a new energy effecient heating system and insulation measures, or your tenants can apply but they must get consent from the landlord before any installation/upgrade works can take place.

If you want any further information, you can always drop me an email:, i'll be happy to help.... Read More