Residential Research

Are new build homes more cost effective?

October 7, 2022

New Homes

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Households across the country are struggling with the cost of living crisis, with the Consumer Price Index showing prices have increased by 10% last year to August 2022. 

A vital measure of energy use and spend for homes in the UK is its Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). During this report we take a look at how new homes offer two key benefits to tackle these costs. 

  • Being more energy efficient resulting in lower costs.
  • Future-proofed against upcoming Government Legislation on the road map to Net Zero.