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A surge in build-to-rent led developments is set to boost city-living, part of the Scottish cities’ agenda to power economic growth, with Glasgow now in the top five cities outside London for the number of homes in planning, under construction and complete.
Comments on the Scottish Government's 2019/20 Scottish Budget from David Melhuish, Director of the Scottish Property Federation.
The Scottish Property Federation (SPF) has set out the key policy areas it wishes to be addressed in Wednesday’s Scottish Budget in a letter to Finance Secretary Derek Mackay MSP.
Miller Mathieson, Managing Director of CBRE in Scotland & Northern Ireland, has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Scottish Property Federation (SPF).
Analysis of the latest Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) figures has highlighted a subdued generation of revenues from residential sales over the first four months of the current tax year.
This September, the Scottish Parliament begins its line-by-line scrutiny of the Planning (Scotland) Bill. It is a necessary task to ensure that we arrive at a planning system that is inclusive, respected by everyone and works in the long term public interest.
The latest analysis of commercial property sales across Scotland by the Scottish Property Federation (SPF) reflects a shift in fortunes for the nation’s major cities over the three months from April to June 2018.
A seasonal upturn in property market activity has delivered a significant boost to Scottish Government revenues, generating the third highest monthly return since the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) was introduced - and a welcome uplift for the Government after figures for April and May failed to meet heightened expectations.
Scotland’s Chief Statistician has released figures on planning applications for the year 2017/18. These figures for local and major developments include different trends in decision time and approval rates.
Practical initiatives to unite the Scottish real estate sector behind the principles of diversity and inclusivity will be put forward and discussed at an industry event tomorrow (June 26, 2018, Edinburgh).
Aberdeen’s commercial property market received a welcome boost in the first quarter of 2018, recording sales figures higher than both Edinburgh and Glasgow for the first time since 2014.
Figures released by Revenue Scotland and analysed by the Scottish Property Federation (SPF) have shown that annual revenues from the devolved Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) exceeded the Scottish Government’s 2017/18 forecast.
New data highlights the significant gap between the number of purpose-built rental properties in Scotland and those being constructed in different English regions.
The Scottish real estate industry contributes almost £4.8 billion to the Scottish economy and supports more than 92,000 jobs, according to a new report.