Posts Tagged: Buying Property Strathaven

First Time Buyer’s Road Map

The First Time Buyers’ Road Map Part 1: Show me the money! Keen to get out there and locate your location, location, location? Your enthusiasm is admirable but before you don your virgin viewer’s L plates and hit the road, you’ll have to pass your theory test. Comprising only one, 3 part question, the test… Read more »

Launch of Public Consultation on Completion of the Land Register

The Registers of Scotland have launched a public consultation to gain insight on the completion of the Land Register. This is as a result of the Scottish ministers’ invitation to the Keeper of the Registers to complete the Land Register in 10 years. This includes registering all public sector land within five years. Completion of… Read more »

Best rural quality of life in Scotland

Residents of Aberdeenshire have the best quality of life of any rural area in Scotland, according to the latest Bank of Scotland Rural Areas Quality of Life Survey. The ranking means that Aberdeenshire has claimed the top spot for the fourth time since 2006, regaining the position it last held in 2010. The Shetland Islands… Read more »

Increase in lending to first-time buyers

The number of first-time buyers in the UK increased by 3% in February, marking the best start to a year since 2008, according to new data from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML). In all, says the CML, activity in the first-time buyer sector was 17% stronger in February than in February last year. A… Read more »