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Plans for Airbnb Restrictions in Edinburgh

Published by Amy Lorimer on 23rd January 2018

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Council Tax in Edinburgh


By Amy Lorimer on 1st Feb 2018

Relocating to Edinburgh? Or purchasing your first property? Overwhelmed by the world of council tax? Our guide is here to help.

Plans for Airbnb Restrictions in Edinburgh


By Amy Lorimer on 23rd Jan 2018

Plans for restrictions in Edinburgh's Airbnb properties have been proposed and we take a look at what this might mean.

Cameron Stephen's Review of 2017


By Cameron Stephen on 21st Dec 2017

A good year for selling property in Edinburgh but a tough year from First Time Buyers

How to Choose an Estate Agent in Edinburgh?


By Cameron Stephen on 18th Oct 2017

Tips from Cameron Stephen on how to choose an estate agent when you are selling your property in Edinburgh.

Featured Property: 7/6 Timber Bush, Edinburgh


By Jayne McAllister on 15th Oct 2017

New to the market, this lovely little flat is perfect for a first time buyer or as an investment property.

Should I change the locks at my new home?


By Cameron Stephen on 6th Oct 2017

It's been revealed that many people do not change the locks on the door of their new properties. We look at why you probably should.

Selling Your Investment Property in Edinburgh


By Cameron Stephen on 28th Sep 2017

Our handy guide for landlords wanting to sell their properties in Edinburgh.

Cameron Stephen Interviews Nick Hancock


By Cameron Stephen on 21st Sep 2017

Interview by Cameron Stephen with Nick Hancock, Chartered Surveyor - all about Home Reports and the Edinburgh Property Market in September 2017

ESPC House Price Report May 2017


By Cameron Stephen on 30th Aug 2017

The latest report from the ESPC confirms that property prices in Edinburgh are still on the rise.

Pros and Cons of New Properties


By Amy Lorimer on 22nd Aug 2017

Pros and Cons of New Properties in Edinburgh

Pros and Cons of Older Properties


By Amy Lorimer on 15th Aug 2017

Pros and Cons of Older Properties, such as Victorian and Georgian buildings often found in Edinburgh

Moving Day with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 24th Jul 2017

Our top tips for moving house with kids.

Selling and Buying with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 18th Jul 2017

Our top tips for suriving the buying and selling process when you have a young family.

Myths of Low Cost Estate Agents


By Jayne McAllister on 13th May 2017

Cameron Stephen and Co. solicitors and estate agents in Edinburgh debunk the myths of low cost estate agents.

Using Social Media to Help Sell Your Home


By Jayne McAllister on 18th Apr 2017

Social Media is a powerful tool! Here's what we do for you when selling your property but we also encourage you to do the same.

How do I get the best price for my property?


By Cameron Stephen on 6th Apr 2017

A brief guide to the property market in Edinburgh in Spring 2017.

Closing Dates - A Guide for Sellers


By Jayne McAllister on 31st Mar 2017

Our brief explanation of Closing Dates when selling properties in Scotland from the seller’s point of view and states the position as at March 2017.

Home Reports: How long do they last for?


By Cameron Stephen on 14th Mar 2017

Our brief guide to explain the home report and the uncommon process of updating them.

How important are photos when selling?


By Jayne McAllister on 12th Mar 2017

A guide to explain the importance of good professional photos as part of marketing your property.

Fixed Price Estate Agent or Commission?


By Jayne McAllister on 7th Mar 2017

We explain the difference in the fees charged by Estate Agents in Edinburgh and what this means to the final costs when selling your home in Edinburgh

Property Brochures - Are they still worth it?


By Cameron Stephen on 3rd Mar 2017

Printed property brochures add the cost of marketing and so we explain why they are still necessary.

What is a Home Report?


By Cameron Stephen on 1st Mar 2017

Our brief explanation of Home Reports if you are selling your property in Edinburgh.

Should I be worried about the EPC rating?


By Cameron Stephen on 28th Feb 2017

The EPC is the Energy Performance Certificatre and it forms part of the home report for your property when you sell.

The Best Time of Year to Sell my Property?


By Cameron Stephen on 16th Feb 2017

Our short guide to explain the current property market in Edinburgh and it's trends.

What is my property in Edinburgh worth?


By Cameron Stephen on 8th Feb 2017

We explain how you can find out the value of your property by yourself or using an estate agent in Edinburgh.