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Jun

Do you need a professional property manager? The 5 sure-fire signs

Do you need a professional property manager? Whether you’re an experienced investor with a portfolio of rental properties, or considering your first property investment, how do you know if you need a professional property manager? How do you determine whether the financial outlay is worth it? Managing your own long term or short term rental …

14
May

How well is the Edinburgh private rental market performing? Q1 2019 Analysis

Edinburgh has a thriving long-term private rental market, which has seen consecutive growth quarter on quarter, year on year, for more than eight years now. We’ve been keenly awaiting Citylets’ report on Scotland’s private rental market performance for the first quarter of 2019 to find out if this growth trend is continuing, and the effect …

2
May

Property investment opportunities in Edinburgh: Springwell House

There are exciting property investment opportunities in Edinburgh as Gorgie’s historic Springwell House is set to become a contemporary residential complex, in an area which has seen significant increases in rental and housing prices in recent years. Springwell House Springwell House sits in established walled grounds at the junction of Gorgie Road and Ardmillan Terrace. …

12
Apr

The benefits of a spring clean for your holiday let property

Spring has arrived in Edinburgh, busy bringing pops of crocus colours to the city – and it’s a time when landlords with a holiday let property are busy too, carrying out property maintenance and a thorough spring clean. Our team have seen a huge variety of holiday let property across Edinburgh and recommend an annual …

28
Mar

Losing rental income? Make sure you know how to set and increase rents legally

Landlords, are you setting the right monthly rental price for your properties? Do you know how to increase rents to optimise your rental income? Edinburgh’s private rental sector is thriving, with Citylets’ industry-recognised reports currently recording growth for more than 32 consecutive quarters – that’s more than eight years. As a landlord you need to …

12
Mar

Is your Edinburgh property investment making money?

Are you considering an Edinburgh property investment or have you been a landlord for a number of years? How do you determine if investing in property makes financial sense and if your portfolio continues to perform well? Rick McCann, Director of At Home In Edinburgh, and local mortgage expert Ross Stisi, Managing Director of Stisi …

4
Mar

Edinburgh Festival Fringe Flats – why you should rent out your property this summer

Tens of thousands of staying visitors will be looking for Edinburgh accommodation as they attend the six (yes, six!) festivals held in the city during the summer. Here’s why you should take advantage of this and rent out your property this summer… High demand for quality properties Edinburgh’s Festivals are world-class, recognised cultural events – …

18
Feb

Edinburgh – the city for buy-to-lets in 2019

Citylets’ Q4 2018 report on the private rental sector (PRS) is out – and it’s more positive news for Scotland, and Edinburgh in particular. Landlords in the capital are seeing the highest average monthly rents in the sector, as the city continues to show strong growth. Here’s our round-up from Citylets’ report, and what it …

12
Feb

Valentine’s Day – Where to feel most ‘At Home in Edinburgh’

Edinburgh, known as ‘the Athens of the North’ and one of the UK’s most romantic cities, is full of possibilities for starry-eyed couples. Here’s our pick of events and venues of where to feel most ‘at home in Edinburgh’ this Valentine’s Day – whether you’re all loved up, or most definitely not! The finest of …

4
Feb

Meet the Team

“Meet the team? I’ve already met the team, on the About Us page!” We hear you say… Indeed, you have – but here’s your chance to find out who the At Home In Edinburgh team really are. Read on and find out who does what – as well as who was left laughing like a …