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Top tips for your garden this winter
A well-tended garden can set the scene for your whole home and, as Audrey Hepburn said “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” With snow on Scottish hills and the first frost around the corner, now is the time to put your garden to bed for winter. You’ll benefit next year. Spring clean […]
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Landlords, is it worth setting up as a limited company?
Property is one of the most accessible forms of investment, and an area most people feel comfortable in. Although it’s familiar territory there can be a big jump between owning your family home, and running a successful property portfolio as a landlord. Running a limited company isn’t as scary as it might sound so why […]
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We are hiring a Property Manager
  We are hiring… Cairn is currently seeking to recruit an experienced Property Manager based at Head Office, Gibson Street, Glasgow. Founded in 1999, Cairn is the vision of MD David Rowand – a company providing more for clients than merely Estate Agency or Property Management. Expert teams deliver a comprehensive property service which meets […]
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Top tips for keeping your home cosy – without breaking the bank!
The weather is getting cold and dreich so it’s time to make sure that when you’re at home you’re kept cosy. Here are our top tips for students, and anyone else feeling a little bit chilly. •Exercise Moving keeps you warm, fact. So whether you prefer heading to the gym, hitting the gym for some […]
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Winter nights are darker. Top tips for keeping your home safe.
Out of the dark autumn nights loom ghost, skeletons and thieves. While Halloween’s great fun, and bonfire night is great at this time of year protecting your home from crime is important. Dark nights can provide the ideal cover for thieves, and highlight your home as a target. A recent report illustrated that most thefts […]
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Are Home workers your target rental market?
Did you know that half of all businesses start in the home? The number of sole traders and businesses trading from home is growing, so should this group be a target market for landlords? The Federation of Small Businesses Scotland used their most recent report to put pressure on the Scottish government to support home […]
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