The Herald Property Awards 2018: Finalists

The Clan Gordon team are delighted to be shortlisted for Residential Letting Team of the Year at The Herald Property Awards.

Edinburgh Buy to Let Market Update: Summer 2018

CityLets have released their second Rental Report of the year, providing insight into the trends that have guided the Scottish property market in Quarter 2 of 2018. We take a look at what these trends mean for Edinburgh tenants, landlords and property...

The Private Residential Tenancy: 6 Months On

The introduction of the Private Residential Tenancy (PRT) in December 2017 was the biggest shake up in the private residential lettings sector in recent years. Some aspects of the regime – in particular the removal of the minimum term for tenancies –...

The Scottish Home Awards 2018: Finalists

We are delighted to be finalists for Residential Letting Team of the Year at The Scottish Home Awards 2018.

Build to Rent: What does it mean for Edinburgh Lettings?

Build to Rent, a sub-sector of the private rented sector, is – despite a slow start – now enjoying substantial growth in Scotland. With several major developments planned across the country, we look at the potential effect of Build to Rent on...

Investment Property Renovation: Montague Street

Our aim at Clan Gordon is always to provide quality homes for tenants, whilst simultaneously maximising return on investment for our clients. Below are details of a recent renovation on Montague Street, transforming a tired two bedroom flat into a premium three...

Investment Property Renovation: Findhorn Place

In Edinburgh there is a lack of high quality student and HMO accommodation, creating a gap in the market for landlords who are willing to upgrade their existing investment properties. Below is a recent renovation that our team carried out, turning a...

How to Avoid Cowboy Builders: 6 Tips from The Federation of Master Builders

Cowboy builders are able to win work because they look convincing, but there are some precautions you can take to identify them and help make sure that your dream build does not turn into a nightmare.

Rent Pressure Zones: A Positive Move for Edinburgh Tenants?

Legislation has recently been passed in Scotland that paves the way for local councils to apply for rent pressure zones in areas where they deem rents to be increasing excessively. We take a look at what rent pressure zones could mean for...

PRS Fire and Electrical Safety: Are we doing enough to protect tenants?

The fire at Grenfell Tower shocked us all. Following this tragedy, it is natural that thoughts turn to the regulations and practices put in place to keep us safe in our homes. For those in the Private Rented Sector (PRS) the main...

Winner: The Scottish Home Awards 2017

Following on from our awards success in 2016, Clan Gordon have been named Residential Lettings Team of the Year at The Scottish Home Awards 2017.

Property of the Week: Walker Street

Find out more about our Edinburgh lettings property of the week on Walker Street.