The Estate is an accredited landlord under the Landlord Accreditation Scotland scheme. This is a voluntary scheme set up to demonstrate that landlords operate to a higher management standard that the minimum legal requirements. It also provides tenants with reassurance that their Landlord or Agents adheres to the “Scottish Core Standards for Accredited Landlords”. The full list of Standards can be found here.
There is an on going programme of works to improve energy efficiency on the estate with many of the properties having double glazing, external or internal wall insulation and loft insulation. Some properties have draught proofing and “A” rated boilers.
6 of the properties are traditional farm and estate houses. These properties are let on Scottish Private Residential Tenancy Agreements. All of these have benefited from extensive refurbishment and all have central heating.
8 of the properties are new-build semi-detached houses built and certified to the ultra-low energy Passivhaus Standard. These properties are offered on Scottish Private Residential Tenancy Agreements at affordable rent. More information can be found on the Dormont Park pages.