January 2022 – An Alarm About Smoke Alarms

Introduction • From 1 February all homeowners in Scotland must make sure they have interlinked fire alarms so that if one goes off they all go off. • The Regulations covering this are the snappily-titled Housing (Scotland) Act 1987 (Tolerable … More

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August 2017 – Property Factors and Who is a “homeowner”

The Bullet Point Update for October 2013 gave an outline of the Property Factors (Scotland) Act 2011. By way of a brief re-cap, before the 2011 Act was passed property factors in Scotland were not subject to regulation or any minimum standards … More

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