Latest property news

As a leading consultancy in Edinburgh property, we’ll keep you up-to-date with what’s happening in the local property market, and share relevant stories from the wider business community.

Plus you’ll be able to read the latest news on what’s happening at Coulters.

 No One Home 

At a time when demand for new housing is so high, it’s sad to think that any house would sit empty when it could be being turned into a home…

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Council Tax Index

Council tax is something that we all have to pay, but you might be surprised to know just how much it can vary across the country, with homeowners at the…

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The Benefits of Bungalows

By Wilson Browne  The traditional Edinburgh bungalow is a star of the Edinburgh property market. The term bungalow derives from the Hindi word ‘bangla’, meaning ‘belonging to Bengal’. Originally used…

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Scotland Introduces LBTT Changes

By Denise McKenzie The Scottish Government has introduced a change to the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) in a bid to increase housing market activity and boost the post-lockdown…

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Two Bedroom House in East Edinburgh Ready for Conversion

  A well-located, substantial stone built semi-detached bungalow in an excellent residential area of East Edinburgh has recently received the benefit of Full Detailed Planning Consent. With a current living…

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COVID-19 | An Update from Coulters

Update: 30 June 2020 As we have moved into Phase 2 of the Scottish Government route plan out of lockdown, the residential marketplace is starting to fire up again. It…

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Buying and selling property

Making Sense of Our Property Market

By Denise McKenzie We are all operating and working in a very different world right now, with new rules and regulations in these uncertain times. However, it is comforting that…

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Wilson Browne appointed at Coulters

Legal Director Appointed at Coulters

We are delighted to announce that Wilson Browne has been appointed as our legal director. Browne’s appointment has been made to strengthen the conveyancing arm of our business. This move…

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First time buyer affordability study UK

First-Time Buyer Changes

How Has Housing Affordability for First-Time Buyers Changed in the UK? Getting on the property ladder has never been harder, with house prices in the UK increasing at an incredible…

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Edinburgh Georgian Flats

Once Lockdown Is Lifted, All Signs Point to a Bounce in the Scottish Property Market

The Scottish property market almost came to a standstill over the lockdown period. We saw transaction levels drop to little over 10% of what we had anticipated, and our pipeline…

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