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What is conveyancing?

Conveyancing, the legal process of transferring property ownership in Scotland, involves several crucial stages, each carrying its own legal intricacies. This comprehensive guide will illuminate the key points of conveyancing, from the conclusion of missives to settlement, and shed light on critical aspects such as the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT), registration, and the importance of the Home Report.

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Scottish housing costs on average increased by £23,000

Scotland's average home cost in the past year grew by more than £23,000, reaching £242,213. According to data from the Bank of Scotland, home prices increased nationwide on average by 10.9%.

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Landlords claim Scottish Government rent freeze breaches their human rights

A group of landlords have chosen to pursue legal advice to decide whether the Scottish Government's recent rent freeze and evection ban breach their human rights.

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Moving Home During the Coronavirus Crisis - Guide for Buyers and Sellers

If you are considering moving home at this time, we understand you might have several questions about the current process. Here, we provide practical guidance for buyers and sellers looking to move during the coronavirus pandemic:

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Scottish house price growth fastest in UK

House prices in Scotland reached a new peak in November 2018, with annual house price growth hitting six per cent, according to the latest house price index from YourMove/Acadata. This is compared with both England and Wales which have fallen by one per cent.

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