Posts Tagged: Conveyancing 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 »

RESIDENTIAL / COMMERCIAL CONVEYANCING SOLICITOR

Gebbie & Wilson We are a long established and busy country practice seeking a solicitor experienced in residential/commercial conveyancing to join our existing team. Applicants should have at least 3 years P.Q.E. Please submit applications to Mr Russell Paterson, Gebbie & Wilson, 18 Common Green, Strathaven, ML10 6AG or russell@gebbiewilson.co.uk. For further information or a… Read more »

Decrofting legislation introduced to parliament

The Scottish Government has announced that it is to tackle the specific difficulties faced by owner-occupier crofters when decrofting their land, and has introduced decrofting legislation to the Scottish Parliament. Decrofting land can enable a house to be built on the land and facilitate crofting land being passed from one generation to the next. It… 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 »