• Spare Change: How to Maximise Your Spare Room for Added Value

    Have you been eyeing up that spare room, wondering what magic you can conjure up to boost your property’s appeal and value? Then it might be time for some DIY.  Many of us have spaces in our homes that aren’t quite reaching their full potential. Whether it’s that box-room-cum-cupboard, or the guest bedroom that quickly…

  • Spring into Sold: Tips for Selling Your Home Fast in Spring

    It’s official: spring is in the air. Along with the blossoming flowers, longer days and, hopefully, warmer weather, it’s also the perfect time to sell your home in Scotland. The spring season is typically when the property market begins to thaw, coming alive after the long winter lull and (studies show) injecting buyers with a…

  • April Property Market Update 2024

    Property Market Highlights Average Annual Property Prices Rose 0.3% Across Key Scottish Markets In the ever-changing landscape of Scottish real estate, the first quarter of 2024 showcased the market’s resilience and stability. The latest figures from ESPC report that average property prices held steady across Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders between January and…

  • Edinburgh’s Best Commuter Towns for Property-Hunting Professionals

    If you’re dreaming of ditching the hustle and bustle of Edinburgh city life but still want to stay close enough to commute easily, you’re in luck. With thriving towns to suit every lifestyle just a stone’s throw away from the capital, professionals are spoiled for choice when it comes to making a move that won’t…

  • February Property Market Update 2024

    Property Market Highlights Scottish Property Sales Volumes Rose by 2.8% Year-on-Year Despite November to January typically being a quieter period for the residential property market, property sales volumes across East Central Scotland saw a gentle but encouraging uptick of 2.8% year-on-year, according to the latest data from ESPC. This indicates growing interest among buyers compared…

  • Gazumping in Scotland: What You Need to Know

    In the bustling realm of the Scottish property market, potential homebuyers face a unique challenge – gazumping. While this term might sound like a quirky Scottish tradition, it’s a phenomenon that can send ripples of frustration through even the most composed property seekers. In this blog, we’ll delve into the intricacies of gazumping, discussing what…