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6 ways to make your property more eco-friendly

The Government has signed up the UK to reduce carbon emissions by more than any other similarly developed country by 2050. This target will undoubtedly impact the property market, given that “around 22% of the UK’s carbon emissions come...

Will house prices continue to rise?

According to the Government’s Land Registry house price index, the average house price across the UK increased by 10.2% in the year to March 2021. While that will be welcome news for many homeowners, it may feel a bit...

The latest changes landlords need to know

Last updated: 13 May 2021 Lettings legislation, tax rules and government initiatives are an ever-evolving landscape. So here’s a round-up of the main upcoming changes that may affect you. Landlord legislation Latest on evictions and notice periods It has...

Are people really moving out of cities?

When the property market re-opened after the first lockdown, reports started coming in that people were leaving the cities and heading to more rural locations. Personal stories about the desire to secure more space inside and out, live a...

How to create office space in any property

A recent survey of customers from Leaders Romans Group (which scottfraser is part of) has shown that in the six months from October 2020 to March 2021, the reasons for people moving home have significantly changed. With the pandemic...