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ESPC: Government’s EPC ratings plan ‘practically impossible’

Published 5 months ago

The Scottish Government’s plans for new Environmental Performance Certificates (EPCs), whilst well intentioned, may in some types of property be impossible to achieve, property marketing company ESPC has warned.

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ASPC: Aberdeen’s property values experience 0.6% drop in Q3

Published 5 months ago

Aberdeen house prices have experienced a minor quarterly decrease of 0.6%, with a more significant annual drop of 4.4%, according to the Aberdeen Solicitors’ Property Centre (ASPC).

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Pulsant anchors Scottish operations in Knight Property’s eco-friendly Edinburgh Park office

Published 5 months ago

Knight Property Group has celebrated the addition of IT and digital edge infrastructure provider Pulsant to its £20 million eco-friendly office building at 4-5 Lochside Avenue, Edinburgh Park.

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Rental prices hit a 10-year high in Glasgow amid flat shortage

Published 5 months ago

Glasgow’s rental market has experienced an unprecedented surge, with a shortage of rental flats driving demand and prices to a decade high, according to local letting agency Rosevale Letting.

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DJ Alexander: record-high house prices defy UK trend in Scottish market

Published 5 months ago

Scotland’s average monthly house prices have reached record highs, contrasting with the static or falling prices in other parts of the UK.

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Average house prices up 2.5% in a year to reach £195,000

Published 5 months ago

The average price for a property in Scotland saw a marginal decrease in September compared to the previous month but was an increase of 2.5% when compared to September 2022.

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SHR: Scotland’s social housing sector finances are ‘resilient’ but face challenges

Published 5 months ago

Finances in Scotland’s social housing sector remain resilient, but landlords continue to face significant challenges, the Scottish Housing Regulator (SHR) said yesterday.

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Knight Frank: Commercial property investment in Edinburgh soars to £596m

Published 5 months ago

Edinburgh’s commercial property market has witnessed a notable surge in investment, already surpassing the previous year’s total despite a tough economic backdrop.

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Moda completes first phase of new rental homes in Springboig

Published 5 months ago

Casa by Moda, the family rental homes division of developer and operator Moda Group, has completed the first phase of its new rental homes in Springboig, Glasgow, its first residential neighbourhood in the city.

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Dundee primed to become Scotland’s ‘buy-to-let capital’ after strong 2023

Published 5 months ago

Dundee is fast becoming Scotland’s ‘buy-to-let capital’, according to Gilson Gray, as years of investment and change transform the city and filter through to the property market.

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Hamptons: Landlord sell-off slows everywhere apart from Scotland

Published 5 months ago

The share of homes sold by a landlord in Great Britain fell from 15.7% in 2022 to14.0% so far this year, however, Scotland is the only region where the landlord sell-off has accelerated this year and where new purchases hit a record low.

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Cox & Co expands with estate agency division

Published 5 months ago

Property investment house Cox & Co has expanded its operation to include an estate agency division.

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RICS: Outlook for Scottish housing market improves as sales and prices fall at slower rates

Published 5 months ago

The housing market in Scotland remains subdued, with sales, instructions and prices all in decline, according to the latest Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Residential Market Survey.

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Consultation launched on Cladding Remediation Bill

Published 5 months ago

A Holyrood Committee has launched a new call for views on legislation which would give Scottish ministers new powers to assess and remediate buildings in Scotland with unsafe cladding, following the 2017 Grenfell Tower fire.

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CEG’s Verdant office hub in Edinburgh secures two new business tenants

Published 5 months ago

CEG’s Verdant office development, located in South Gyle Business Park, west Edinburgh, has successfully clinched two significant lease agreements.

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