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The latest legal news & family, employment, personal injury and wills & succession law news from Complete Clarity Solicitors.

Karianne is a solicitor at Complete Clarity Solicitors specialising in Conveyancing but my work also includes Private Client work including Wills, Power of Attorneys and Executries as well as commercial Leases.

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Edinburgh is Becoming a Seller’s Market

The property market in Edinburgh and the rest of East Central Scotland is becoming more of a seller’s market, according to the ESPC, with a fall in the number of new homes being put on the market.

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Scotland's Seaside Towns See Increased Property Prices

Some of Scotland’s seaside towns have seen property prices double since 2005, according to research from Bank of Scotland.

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UK Sees Rise in Properties for Sale

There has been a 5% increase in the number of properties entering the UK market during the first three months of 2015 compared to the same period of 2014.

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Strong Start for Property Market in East Central Scotland

The property market across East Central Scotland saw a very positive start to 2015, according to the ESPC.

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Supply Constraints Drive Prices in Scotland

There has been steady growth in house sales and buyer enquiries in Scotland during March, and the number of properties coming onto the market continued to lag behind demand, pushing prices rapidly upwards.

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Sharp Rise in Cash House Sales over £500,000

There has been a sharp rise in the number of cash sales of houses worth over half a million pounds, with numbers increasing by 19.6% in 2014 according to figures from Registers of Scotland (RoS).

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ESPC Reports Increase in Buyer and Seller Activity

The property market across Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife continues to display positive signs, according to ESPC, with February 2015 seeing a 16% increase in house sales compared to the previous year, and seller activity increasing by 13%.

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Edinburgh is Scotland’s Top Retirement Destination

Edinburgh is the destination of choice in Scotland for people looking to buy their last home for retirement, according to new research from Bank of Scotland.

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Edinburgh Property Sales Continue to Increase

House sales in Edinburgh increased by around 12% in January compared to the same time last year, according to the latest figures from ESPC.

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Edinburgh's Property Market Remains Buoyant

The latest house price report from the ESPC has revealed a 4% increase in the number of homes sold in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife in the last quarter of 2014, compared to the same period in 2013.

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Optimism over Stamp Duty Reforms

There was a sluggish trend in new buyer demand and a tail-off in house price growth at the end of last year, according to the latest UK Residential Market Survey from RICS, however there is still an expectation that stamp duty reforms will support market activity.

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Increase in Property Sales in Edinburgh

The latest House Price Report from the ESPC has revealed an annual increase of 19% in the number of houses sold in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife during the three months to November.

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Link between Property Value Increases and Employment Gains

Council areas with the largest rises in employment have also seen the average value of properties rise by over £100,000 over the past 10 years, according to new research by Halifax.

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ESPC Reports on Edinburgh Property Market

The latest House Price Report from the ESPC has revealed a continued improvement in activity in the Edinburgh property market during the three months to October.

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Post Referendum Housing Market Boost

The Scottish housing market saw a sharp rise in demand from new buyers during the month of October, according to the latest UK Residential Market Survey from RICS.

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Scotland’s Most Expensive Postcodes

Recently released statistics from the Registers of Scotland (RoS) have revealed that Edinburgh and Aberdeen are home to Scotland’s most expensive postcodes.

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Widening Gap for Property Second Steppers

There is an ever widening gap for those making the move to the second step on the housing ladder as a result of growing house prices, a report by Lloyds Bank has found.

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Flat Prices Rise Sharply

The average price of a flat has risen sharply over the past decade, outperforming other types of properties, according to a recent report from Halifax.

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Sharp Rise in Scottish First-time Buyer Numbers

The number of mortgage loans to first-time buyers in Scotland reached 7,500 in the second quarter of 2014, according to recent figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML). This is an increase of 29% over the previous quarter, and up 23% on Q2 2013.

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First-time Buyer Numbers Continue to Rise

The number of first-time buyers in the UK has continued to rise, and in the first six months of 2014 they reached their highest level since 2007, according to the Halifax.

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