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Best practice transition planning for mortgage lenders: event summary

What does a best practice transition plan look like for a mortgage lender? And how do you access the right data for your mortage book?

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Understanding SAP calculations for energy performance certificates

SAP calculations are used to assess and compare the energy performance of UK homes – here’s how it works

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How to convince homeowners to retrofit: a retrofit messaging toolkit for mortgage lenders

What retrofit messaging can mortgage lenders convince more homeowners to increase the energy efficiency of their homes? Most mortgage lenders now fully grasp the benefits that increasing the energy efficiency…

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Property licensing update: May 2024

At Kamma, we know how important it is to have the most up-to-date information at your fingertips. Each month, we provide a full rundown of the latest scheme announcements and…

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The role of mortgage lenders in decarbonising UK housing

Mortgage lenders are in a prime position to educate and incentivise homeowners to retrofit and drive the decarbonisation of UK housing.

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The complete guide to EPC data for mortgage lenders

EPCs are the core measure of energy efficiency for UK houses, used by mortgage lenders in several ways. Here’s everything you need to know.

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Is inaccurate EPC data holding back the green RMBS market?

Green RMBS have huge potential to drive UK housing to net zero, but more accurate EPC data is needed to unlock that potential.

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The best home retrofit planning tool for mortgage lenders: Retrofit Explorer

With the right home retrofit planning tool mortgage lenders can increase the uptake of retrofit amongst borrowers. Enter: Retrofit Explorer.

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Mortgage lenders need better property data to unlock the retrofit revolution

Mortgage lenders are key to the ‘retrofit revolution’, but unreliable property data makes energy efficiency improvements seem costly and complex

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Property Licensing and Renters Reform: What the New Amendments Mean for Letting Agents

The most recent amendments to the Renters Reform Bill passed on the 25th April 2024 signal a transformative shift in the regulation of Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs), specifically affecting…

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Kamma and Octopus Real Estate partner to make home retrofit a no-brainer

Kamma and Octopus Real Estate partner to combine retrofit optimisation tech with green refurbishment loans

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How EPC data impacts property valuation for mortgage lenders

Reliable and up-to-date energy efficiency data is a must to ensure an accurate property valuation for UK mortgage lenders – here’s why.

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New insights: how does EPC data impact affordability assessments?

Accurate energy performance data is a must to ensure mortgage lenders can accurately assess affordability and reduce risk – here’s why.

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Kamma’s Response to CVE-2024-0394 (XZ Utils Backdoor)

Last week security researchers publicised a malicious back door in the XZ Utils library, a widely used suite of software that gives developers lossless compression and is commonly used for…

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Licensing Compliance Simplified: The Kamma-Reapit Integration

The Kamma app is officially live on the Reapit marketplace! This integration arrives just in time to confront the introduction of fifteen new licensing schemes and six current consultations in…

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