The best value places to eat well in Edinburgh!

  The team at At Home in Edinburgh want to share with you some of the fantastic yet affordable places to eat in Edinburgh. The Pink Oink The Pink Oink offers delicious Scottish hog roast rolls. The shop was formed by farmers and serves meat from the Scottish Borders farms. They have two shops located in the Grassmarket and on …


How to Repair Any Type of Hole

Purchasing, selling or renting a flat often means making a few repairs or upgrades beforehand. From At Home in Edinburgh, one of the best letting agencies in town, we want to show easy ways to repair any type of Holes. It is always important to give a good image when renting a flat, specially in …


Tax changes on buy to let properties

Many of our landlords have been discussing with us the impact of the recently announced changes to mortgage tax relief and the second home supplement. Second Supplement In December the Scottish Government announced a (LBTT) Land and Building Transaction Tax ‘second-homes’ supplement on purchases of additional residential properties, including buy-to-let properties. This will come into force from …


At Home in Edinburgh- April Newsletter 2015

What are we up to? Despite the best of intentions this is our first newsletter of 2015. Don’t worry, we have not been twiddling our thumbs throughout the winter months, we have been improving our systems and processes behind the scenes: – The new look website is now live and we are very pleased with …


Private Landlord or Agency?

This is an important point to consider when looking for a short-term stay in Edinburgh. Many landlords have invested in buy to let properties in the city, as Edinburgh is such a popular destination during festival times and there will be a wide choice of properties offered by private individuals for you. Many landlords are …


Last Minute Festival Visitors

A Guide to Edinburgh Festival Letting…by Julie Houlden – June 2013 Sometimes visitors decide that the Edinburgh Festival is just the ticket, at the last minute. There are tips to follow for late arrivals to this buzzing city, and by following a few simple suggestions, accommodation will still be available to rent for your stay …