We are coming up to Xmas and despite the Xmas songs and Xmas markets, some landlords may think ‘so what’. Of course, they are right to say so, it is a business they are running, but the landlord who thinks this will have little implications for their business, should perhaps think again.

They may not have tenants who go to Church, but that does not mean that they are untouched by Xmas which has become the most commercialised season of the year and this could have an effect on you.

Let’s look at what may be expected of landlords. People will want their homes warm in the cold weather. Heating will be on, windows kept closed to retain the heat, which equals – condensation. Few tenants will believe that this is down to their own life-style, that homes need to be ventilated.


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