Record prices but falling activity and lending levels | Sales Bulletin

The latest of our sales bulletins has been released. The findings have come from our carefully researched data courtesy of the Rettie & Co. Research Team, Scotland’s largest dedicated property research department.

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KEY FINDINGS

  • Scottish house prices continue to rise, with another 3% increase in the last year. These rises are expected to continue by chartered surveyors.
  • However, it is also clear that stock levels are depleted, impacting on transaction activity, down 7% on the year.
  • Lending levels are also dropping back in Scotland, for both first time buyers (down 3% on the year) and home movers (down 2%).
About Andrew Meehan

Andrew re-joined the Rettie & Co. Research Team at the start of 2015 having originally worked for the company from 2005 to 2010. Andrew has an MA (Hons) from Edinburgh University and an MSc in...

Andrew Meehan
Associate Director
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