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Private Residential Tenancies (PRT) Explained

Monday 03 August 2020

Private Residential Tenancy (PRT) agreements arrived on 1 December 2017 and replaced the previous assured and short assured tenancy agreements for all new tenancies in Scotland. This guide explains what a PRT is, how and when you should see a copy of it and what you can expect to find in the agreement. Read More...


Everything you need to know about selling a property at auction

Wednesday 29 July 2020

Are you looking to sell your house quickly? Auctions are a great way to secure a quick sale and can work especially well for unconventional properties. We have put together some essential points for you to consider. Read More...




Green Homes Grant Scheme

Wednesday 08 July 2020

The Government has announced a new scheme for homeowners in England called the Green Homes Grant Scheme. Part of the scheme will see eligible homeowners issued with vouchers to pay for energy-saving improvements to their homes. Read More...


Electrical safety standards: FAQ for landlords

Thursday 02 July 2020

An FAQ for landlords on the electrical safety standards for the private rented sector. Read More...




Scotland - home moves to be permitted from 29 June

Wednesday 24 June 2020

As announced on 19 June, the Scottish Government’s phased exit plan has moved into Phase Two and will be introduced in stages and whilst it is not a return to normal, house moves will be permitted. Read More...


Getting the most out of property viewings

Tuesday 16 June 2020

In most cases anyone buying a house will want to view it first. Your estate agent can arrange the viewing, which will be your opportunity to look closer at the property inside and out, so you can decide if it is somewhere you would like to live. Read More...


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Advice to Help Sell Your Home

Propertymark Protected members help people sell their homes, we know what works and what doesn't. Read More...

Advice for Tenants

Browse guides containing valuable information highlighting some of the pitfalls that you can easily avoid as a tenant. Read More...

COVID-19's impact on property

If you're searching for a new home, moving, looking to view or host viewings, you will understandably have questions. Our guides will help keep you up to date during the pandemic. Read More...