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Ayrshire – Local UpdateAugust 18, 2016
Ayrshire not only benefits from beautiful beaches, castles, food and sights, but now is proud home to UK’s second happiest place: Troon. Voted second happiest place to live in the UK, Troon is surpassed only by Leigh-on-Sea, Essex in a recent research by Rightmove – the Happy at Home Index. (source) Here are more highlights of things happening in Ayrshire.
Shawlands Local UpdateAugust 16, 2016
Shawlands is one of Glasgow’s most up and coming neighbourhoods and hottest property spots, with rental returns as high as 7% at the beginning of 2016 (as we detailed here). Recently, there have been more good news with the Shawlands Arcade and Victoria Infirmary redevelopment being announced. (more…)
Unique Homes – Kingsborough Gardens, HyndlandAugust 13, 2016
Sitting proudly along one of Hyndland’s best addresses, this impressive ground floor and basement duplex apartment has the advantage of a private rear garden. Built in the late 1800s, this beautiful mid-terraced blonde sandstone building was originally built over four levels, beneath a pitched tiled roof. (more…)
Local Update – HelensburghAugust 11, 2016
Helensburgh is an easy commute to Glasgow and a picturesque historic town with a great community. Our local office is as busy as ever, with families returning from their annual holidays and back to a routine with school start next week. Here are a few highlights of Helensburgh life – and its property market: (more…)
Proud Sponsors of Piping Live 2016August 5, 2016
Each August, Glasgow is transformed into a global hotspot of trad music fans, as Piping Live! Glasgow International Piping Festival takes place. The most important highlight on any piping fan’s calendar, tens of thousands of people come to the city from across the globe for either short or long stays. Whether visitors rent apartments for the week of the festival (8-14 August) or a flat for the month of August, there’s plenty of accommodation options and even more choice of events throughout the festival week! (more…)
Unique Homes – Craiglockhart, EdinburghJuly 28, 2016
We have recently received this praise for our Edinburgh branch, from Carole who sold this three bedroom semi detached bungalow Craiglockhart area with us. We did such a great job, Carole left the following review for us on Google:
“We’ve just sold our property through the new Edinburgh branch of Clyde Property and we’re really delighted with the service and result – our property sold in less than 2 weeks!” (more…)
FRINGE Festival – Family Friendly HighlightsJuly 28, 2016
Edinburgh is an iconic city with tourists coming to visit from all corners of the world every year. It also currently offers one of the best money for value propositions across UK – with new research pointing that the average house price in Edinburgh is now less than half, or 42.7 per cent, of that in London according to The Telegraph.
But more than the view to beautiful buildings and world known sites, home owners in Edinburgh have front row seats to Fringe every year. The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is the largest arts festival in the world and takes place every August for three weeks in Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city. (more…)
Local Update – PerthJuly 27, 2016
Summer holidays are in full swing and lovely Perth is buzzing with travellers and tourists – but that has not distracted us from averaging one house sale per day in our Clyde Property Perth office. This is probably higher than perhaps we would have expected for this season, especially following the news about BREXIT. (more…)
Our Clarkston office is busy as usual, with the added excitement of a newly appointed Area Director – highly experienced Stephen Simpson, coming from our Stirling branch. We asked him a few questions about his new job and local market, here is what Stephen replied.
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