Community land buyout on Skye is latest example of the Big Society

By John Knox A wood on the Isle of Skye has become the latest community land buyout in Scotland. And although the pine trees may...

Scottish house prices up by 5.8%

In the latest four week period available the Scottish average house price has increased by 5.8% to £164,213 and the volume of sales in...

Property market in emerging economies outperforms UK

People in Britain are strangely obsessed by property. Many of us judge our wealth and well-being on whether the value of our house has...

Scotland’s average house prices continue to increase

In the latest four week period available the Scottish average house price has increased by 6.5% to £150,569 as the volume of sales in...

PROPERTY MARKET: SIGNS OF RECOVERY

Demand outstrips supply for homes A report from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) has claimed that a growing number of Scots are putting...

Scottish house prices up by 4.6%

In the latest four week period available the Scottish average house price has increased by 4.6% to £157,435 and the volume of sales in...

New green construction standards not the answer, say housebuilders

From October, new homes in Scotland will have to be more energy efficient, have greater sound insulation and better levels of security. The...

New government warned: Housebuyers need your help

The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) has reported a drop in arrears and repossessions in England for the first quarter of the year. At...

Scottish house prices up by 3.9%

In the latest four week period available the Scottish average house price has increased by 3.9% to £168,250 and the volume of sales in...

Land bank tempts Forth Ports buyers

How much of a threat hangs over Forth Ports, one...