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A view from afar

Edinburgh Property: what’s not to like? On a recent trip across the pond we were struck by a feature in a US lifestyle publication on the virtues of property in our – by US standards – quaint little town this side of...
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A shout out

A shout out – and a note of genuine reassurance – to long-suffering property owners Credit crunch, austerity, mortgage stringency, stamp duty, and now Brexit! Above the noise of non-stop media hype and speculation in recent weeks over the vote to leave...
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6 essential home improvements

Six Essential Home Improvements Before Selling your Home We all love those home improvement shows where someone buys a wreck of a house for next to nothing, makes some clever renovations and then sells it for a fortune. When it comes to...
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Keep calm...

Keep calm and carry on, says the Scotsman's Bill Jamieson Ride the choppy waves of politics at Westminster and Holyrood, but don't be dominated by it all. "What an unholy mess. We seem to be caught between the political equivalent of a...