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How will LBTT affect me?

In April next year a new tax on Scottish property transactions will commence, replacing the existing stamp duty system. From April, the new Land & Buildings Transaction Tax will mean that buyers will not be taxed on sales below £135,000 and will...
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Buy or Sell Edinburgh Property with Blair Cadell

Blair Cadell's conveyancing specialists are on hand at all times to co-ordinate and advise on all of your legal arrangements and queries from the word go. Blair Cadell uses the most up to date IT systems to maximise efficiency and minimise cost...
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10 Ways To Improve The Presentation of Your Property

When it comes to selling a property, presentation is everything - here are ten easy to implement tips for making your home into a palace. Nothing improves the atmosphere of a home more than bright, light spaces - mirrors can help, and...
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ESPC House Price Report For Semptember 2014

The latest report from the ESPC reflects the continued sense of positivity in the Edinburgh property market. From our perspective there is still a shortage of properties on the market. Demand is there from first time buyers and second steppers, so if...
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House Prices in Scotland Fall

Average house prices in Scotland fell by 0.2% in August, the first fall in a year as over half the country saw declines, the latest index shows. On an annual basis prices increased by 5.7%, taking the average house price to £164,210,...
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Your Dream Home in Thirty Minutes

House hunters spend on average just twenty five minutes and thirty seconds looking over a property before deciding to buy it, a new poll by Barrat Homes has revealed. This is less time than it takes to watch an episode of Eastenders...
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Style Column

There are lots of places to go in Edinburgh if you are looking for something stylish to bring a tired room to life. These range from big department stores like John Lewis and Ikea to small independent shops where the goods on...
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Property News in Brief

-Last year saw the biggest rise in stamp duty for a generation, according to the Daily Telegraph. One source at HM Revenue & Customs described the "phenomenal" rise in stamp duty takings, which was put down largely to a recovery in the...
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Looking for an Edinburgh Solicitor? Choose Blair Cadell

We are an Edinburgh Firm that knows the local market: Blair Cadell are a long established Edinburgh solicitors firm, well-known and well respected in the local community. We understand our clients: Today's clients are always looking for opportunities when shopping for any...