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How can your garden grow (your house value?)
We Brits love our gardens. So much so, Zoopla has recently reported that we are willing to pay a huge £27,000 premium to buy a property with a garden and a sizeable £243 a month extra in rent. Those in London and North East England are spending even more at around £30,000, whilst in Wales, […]
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Hillhead: Area Profile March 2018
Hillhead; the heart of the West End, is still beating strong, and is still one of the most sought-after areas to live. This trend shows no sign of slowing given the proximity to so many amenities and attractive sandstone properties. Compounding that is the quality of state and private schools in the area, not to mention […]
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Getting To The West End
For decades, the West End of Glasgow has been a much sought-after place to set up home. The sprawling area from Charing Cross to Partick to Hillhead and beyond comprises some of the most attractive postcodes in the city, if not the country. The beautiful green spaces of Kelvingrove and the Botanic Gardens, the iconic […]
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Student Safety at College and University
University or College is a great time for a work hard, play hard attitude, but if you’re moving away for the first time or just starting a new academic year, it can be overwhelming. You might think that common sense is all you need to stay safe when around campus but it doesn’t hurt to […]
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Our Guide To Renting and Buying in Dundee
Our new Guide to Dundee for Buyers and Renters is here! Not only is it a designated City of Design it’s also Scotland’s sunniest city! Take a look at the guide here: https://cairnestateagency.com/guide-buying-renting-dundee/
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Our Guide To Buying and Renting in Edinburgh
We’ve compiled a guide on buying and renting in each area of Edinburgh to help you make your all important decision to suit your budget and needs. Take a look: Our Guide To Buying and Renting in Edinburgh
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A Complete Guide to Buy-to-Let Mortgages
If you want to become a landlord or develop a property portfolio, you’re likely to need a buy-to-let mortgage. These specialist mortgage deals are different to standard mortgages – and it’s important to understand the key differences. Here’s a useful guide to help you. Buy-to-Let Mortgages – What Are They? If you’re intending to buy […]
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