Homebuyers are not being given the information they need and are legally entitled to about the energy efficiency of brand new homes, according to the National Energy Services (NES) and De Montfort University.

Undercover researchers discovered that 98% of house builders’ sites fail to comply with the current Building Regulations to display SAP energy ratings. Three quarters of the builders’ sales negotiators interviewed by researchers could not explain the SAP energy rating to customers, and over half didn’t even realise that new homes now come with an energy rating at all. Read more</>

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