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The survey is 32 questions long and will take around 15-20 minutes to complete. Please use the comment box at the end of the survey to specify your answers to any questions and leave further comments.

When a question discusses an EPC, it is referring to an Energy Performance Certificate. Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) evaluate the energy efficiency of a property and rate them in a band from A - G. They are issued by domestic energy assessors (DEAs).  

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* 1. How many properties do you own and let to tenants?

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* 2. Is the property (or properties) you own urban or rural?  

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* 3. Which area of Scotland is your rental property (or properties) located in? (select all that apply)

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* 4. Do you live in an urban or rural area?

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* 5. What is the main reason you own your rental property/properties? (Select all that apply)

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* 6. Why did you buy the property? (Select all that apply)

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* 7. Do you know what kind of electricity meter is installed in your property? (Or properties) (Select all that apply)

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* 8. Do you know who supplies your tenant's electricity?

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* 9. Do you know what kind of heating system your rental property (or properties) uses?

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* 10. Before this survey, how familiar were you with energy performance certificates (EPCs)?

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* 11. Do you know the EPC band of your property? (Select all that apply)

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* 12. How useful do you find EPCs?

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* 13. What do you find useful/not useful about them?

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* 14. When did you last have an EPC done for your property (or properties)?

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* 15. How did you find a domestic energy assessor (DEA) to produce an EPC?

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* 16. What was the most important factor for you when selecting a DEA?

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* 17. Which of the following best describes energy efficiency measures?

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* 18. Have you ever installed energy efficiency measures in your property (or properties)?

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* 19. What was your primary reason for installing energy efficiency measures?

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* 20. Have you installed any of the following in your let property (or properties)? (Select all that apply)

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* 21. What was your primary reason for choosing those measures in particular?

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* 22. If you haven't installed energy efficiency measures, what is your main reason for choosing not to?

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* 23. If cost was not a factor, which of the following measures would you like to install in your property (or properties)? Please select as many as apply

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* 24. Why would you like to install those measures?

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* 25. Which reason to install energy efficiency measures is the most compelling to you?

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* 26. In your opinion, what is the biggest drawback?

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* 27. Which incentive would be the most effective in encouraging you to install energy efficiency measures?

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* 28. Have you engaged in any landlord-specific support with regards to energy efficiency?

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* 29. How easy was it to find or access support?

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* 30. If new regulation requiring minimum energy efficiency standards for private rented properties was to be introduced, how would you feel about it?

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* 31. What is the best way for information about new energy efficiency regulations or incentives related to rental properties to be communicated to you? 

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* 32. If you were asked to specify futher on a question, or would like to leave further comments, please do so here.

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