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06
Feb
2019
by Amy Kraven
A major overhaul of the rules that demand private landlords to make sure rented homes meet minimum standards is on the way for Scotland.The... Read more >
14
Jan
2019
by Amy Kraven
Landlords in Scotland’s main cities are breaking laws aimed at protecting vulnerable tenants from excessive rent rises, say lawyers.Lothian... Read more >
06
Dec
2018
by Amy Kraven
Scotland’s draft planning bill underwent a number of changes as lawmakers tinkered with the wording.One of the key amendments impacts... Read more >
01
Nov
2018
by Amy Kraven
Benefit changes have led to a rise in the number of tenants in Scotland looking for rent arrears advice. The switch from individual... Read more >
19
Oct
2018
by Amy Kraven
Rental growth in Scotland increased by 0.6% in the 12 months to September 2018, up from 0.5% in August 2018, according to the latest... Read more >
10
Oct
2018
by Amy Kraven
Hundreds of letting agents in Scotland are suspected to be trading illegally after ignoring a call to sign up to an official register.A new... Read more >
24
Sep
2018
by Amy Kraven
Scotland has snatched six of the top 10 best student buy to let hotspots in the UK - including the coveted first place crown.Property... Read more >
19
Sep
2018
by Amy Kraven
Buy to let rent rises in Scotland are outstripping most of the rest of the country, says new data.Tenants in Scotland are paying an extra 3... Read more >
17
Sep
2018
by Amy Kraven
Fewer homes to let are buoying rents in Scotland - but a gap is opening between rents in the major cities and rural regions.The data comes... Read more >
12
Sep
2018
by Amy Kraven
Letting agents hope to harness the blockchain, the technology that allows digital information to be distributed, but not copied, to... Read more >

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