Landlords EPC Changes for 2018

New EPC Regulations outlined for Landlords This year brings new changes for the Private Rented Sector (PRS) in the UK, encouraging landlords to make their properties more energy-efficient. We live in a busy world where energy demands are increasing rapidly, … Continued

New update to smoke alarms in rented property

New update to smoke alarms in rented property   The Private Rented Housing Panel (PRHP) has recently revised their guidance on the provision for detecting fires / giving warning in the event of fire. Regard has to be given to this guidance in … Continued

Private rented sector remains strong

Scotland’s private rented sector remains strong according to the latest data from Citylets, a lettings portal.   Figures to end of December 2014 show that national rents have risen 7.9 per cent in the last year to stand at an … Continued

SNP property tax

Nicola Sturgeon insists SNP property tax will be collected The First Minister tells MSPs computer systems and staff are “on track” to be ready to collect the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax but refuses to disclose details of contingency plans … Continued

Glasgow Harbour plan

Glasgow Harbour plan – Anger over high-rise flats plan for Glasgow Harbour As they come down in one part of Glasgow, so they go up in another.    Artist impression of Dandara flats   Dozens of high-rises have been dynamited … Continued

student housing Glasgow

Student Housing Glasgow – Union Hanover is putting its Kelvin Grove student housing in Glasgow up for sale. The Kelvingrove area of Glasgow is becoming very busy with students, this has created a real buzz around the area and local … Continued

House builders buy Glasgow site

House builders buy Glasgow Site – Property News Glasgow Valad Europe has sold 33 acres of land at Darnley Mains, Glasgow, to Bellway and Persimmon for £12.25m. The site has planning permission for 300 homes and is part of an … Continued

zero waste Scotland

Glasgow stores back Revolve campaign Zero waste Scotland  Did you know just 16 per cent of Scottish people buy second-hand furniture? Join them in going for something a bit more character driven than the usual flat box home assemble and visit … Continued

Buy to Let in Glasgow

According to a Lettingweb Report, Glasgow’s the place.   buy to let in Glasgow.   If you’ve never thought of investing in buy-to-let before, now’s the time. Glasgow’s the place. Entry costs are significantly lower than other key UK cities. … Continued