News & Blog

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News & Blog
  • Are Legal Standards for Minimum Energy Efficiency for Properties the same North & South of Hadrian’s Wall?
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    Are Legal Standards for Minimum Energy Efficiency for Properties the same North & South of Hadrian’s Wall?

    17th January 2018

    In England and Wales, regulations which are due to come into force on 1 April 2018 will potentially affect the ability to let out properties and the market value (and marketability) of those properties.

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  • Monthly House Price Index statistics for November 2017 published

    Monthly House Price Index statistics for November 2017 published

    17th January 2018

    The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that the average price of a property in Scotland in November 2017 was £145,992 – an increase of 3.6 per cent on November in the previous year and an increase of 1.1 per cent when compared to the previous month.

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  • The signs for the Edinburgh Property Market are looking good in 2018

    The signs for the Edinburgh Property Market are looking good in 2018

    15th January 2018

    Blackadders are delighted to announce a new display window within London Road, Edinburgh.

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  • Is This The Winter Of Our Discontent – Property Matters
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    Is This The Winter Of Our Discontent – Property Matters

    9th January 2018

    I predict that 2018 will be a very interesting year for the property market. Before I give you my predictions for 2018 though, how did I get on with my predictions for 2017?

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  • Letting agent regulation is imminent – are you prepared?
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    Letting agent regulation is imminent – are you prepared?

    15th December 2017

    A new Code of Practice is being introduced in January 2018, regulating the way letting agents deliver their services in Scotland

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  • Monthly House Price Index statistics for October 2017 published

    Monthly House Price Index statistics for October 2017 published

    13th December 2017

    The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that the average price of a property in Scotland in October 2017 was £143,544 – an increase of 2.8 per cent on October in the previous year and a decrease of 0.7 per cent when compared to the previous month.

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  • Monthly House Price Index statistics for September 2017 published

    Monthly House Price Index statistics for September 2017 published

    14th November 2017

    The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that the average price of a property in Scotland in September 2017 was £144,924 – an increase of 3.1 per cent on September in the previous year and a decrease of 1.3 per cent when compared to the previous month.

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  • Edinburgh’s Old Ambulance Station to house famous artist’s work

    Edinburgh’s Old Ambulance Station to house famous artist’s work

    8th September 2017

    Ryden has secured the Old Ambulance Station at 77 Brunswick Street, just off Leith Walk in Edinburgh, on behalf of the Trust established to preserve the artistic legacy of renowned painter Wilhelmina Barns-Graham.

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  • UK House Price Index June 2017

    UK House Price Index June 2017

    16th August 2017

    The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that the average price of a property in Scotland in June 2017 was £144,253 – an increase of 2.9 per cent on June in the previous year and an increase of 0.1 per cent when compared to the previous month.

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  • Ryden lands Edinburgh Airport contract

    Ryden lands Edinburgh Airport contract

    9th August 2017

    Following a competitive tender process against two rival firms, Ryden has secured a prestigious three-year contract with Edinburgh Airport to provide a property database management service to manage leases, legal documentation and billing support for a portfolio of 170 leases.

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