Sava EDGE.

Welcome to Sava EDGE; a searchable, online collection of practical and technical information and other resources for residential property professionals

May 24th, 2024

Technical Bulletin 44 – May 2024

Technical Bulletin 44 includes articles on: Risks to buildings and occupants - associated with rivers and watercourses - Fuel for thought - Cybersecurity - Mixed-tenure developments

May 14th, 2024

Mixed-Tenure Developments

A building block for lasting communities Author: Johnnie Leather, Public Policy Researcher, MA Social and Public Policy England is grappling with a severe housing crisis, a cause of high costs and low supply.…

May 14th, 2024


Reducing risk in a business and keeping systems secure Author: Matt Nally, Survey Booker, CEO Whether you are a sole trader or a large enterprise, it’s beneficial to make your systems more secure…

May 14th, 2024

Fuel for thought

Can hydrogen help the UK to decarbonise domestic space heating? Authors: Johnnie Leather, Public Policy Researcher, MA Social and Public PolicyDr Neil G Cutland, MInstP, Consultancy Director, Sava Hydrogen is the most abundant…

Sava law notes

March 26th, 2024

Law Update – March 2024

Carrie de Silva, Sava trainer and Visiting Academic Professor at Harper Adams University, has put together an update on some pertinent court activity and other news relevant to residential valuers and surveyors.

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February 21st, 2024

Future Homes Standard Consultation: A Detailed Overview

On 13th of December 2023, the Department for Levelling Up, Housing, and Communities (DLUHC) disclosed its eagerly awaited consultation on the Future Homes Standard (FHS), a pivotal update to the energy efficiency standards…

February 13th, 2024

Harnessing the Potential of Solar Panels at Home

As solar photovoltaic (PV) panels gain popularity as a sustainable energy solution for homes, it’s natural for potential buyers and other industry professionals to have questions about their functionality and benefits. This article…

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January 16th, 2024

Navigating the Road: Overcoming Electric Vehicle Range Anxiety

This article was written by Sava’s Energy Data Consultant, Sam Lott. In the ever-evolving landscape of sustainable transportation, electric vehicles (EVs) have emerged as a promising solution to mitigate environmental impacts and reduce…