77% of Scots have never checked the flood risk of their home

A new YouGov survey found that 62% of respondents have never checked the flood risk level of their home, but the people of Scotland in particular are the least likely to have carried out any checks (77%). https://www.propertyreporter.co.uk/household/majority-admit-to-never-checking-their-homes-flood-risk.html read more

Scottish housing recovery stronger than North of England

The housing recovery in Scotland is now stronger than in the North of England, the latest LSL Acadametrics data has shown. Scottish house prices are only 2.4% below their April 2008 peak, compared to 8.1% in the North of England. Average prices in Scotland rose £6,435 in a year – the highest annual rise since October 2010. In Aberdeen City prices set a new record, having risen 17.1% over the last 12 months. Richard Sexton, director of e.surv chartered surveyors, part of LSL Property Services, comments: "For read more