News & Blog

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News & Blog
  • Average price of a property in Scotland up 6.8 per cent on previous year

    Average price of a property in Scotland up 6.8 per cent on previous year

    15th June 2017

    The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that the average price of a property in Scotland in April 2017 was £145,734 – an increase of 6.8 per cent on April in the previous year and an increase of 5.4 per cent when compared to the previous month.

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  • Inverness beats Edinburgh to top Colliers International’s inaugural Scottish Hotel Index

    Inverness beats Edinburgh to top Colliers International’s inaugural Scottish Hotel Index

    18th May 2017

    Inverness has emerged as the surprise leader in Colliers International's inaugural Scottish Hotel Index, as a combination of strong levels of demand; rising Average Daily Rates (ADR); a low active pipeline; relatively low development costs and high occupancy levels, allowed it to beat Edinburgh into second place.

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  • Monthly House Price Index statistics for March 2017 published

    Monthly House Price Index statistics for March 2017 published

    16th May 2017

    The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that the average price of a property in Scotland in March 2017 was £137,139 – an increase of 0.7 per cent on March in the previous year but a decrease of 1.0 per cent when compared to the previous month.

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