Successful letting in Edinburgh

Market advice, expert insight and regulation updates to keep landlords informed

Successful letting in Edinburgh

Market advice, expert insight and regulation updates to keep landlords informed

Tips and tricks for
letting success in Edinburgh

Where do you start with marketing your property? What investment should you make in decoration? How do you choose the right tenants? What's on the horizon for landlords? Blogs and case studies to make being a landlord a stress-free, enjoyable experience.

Property Investment In Edinburgh- Where The Smart Money Is

Property Investment In Edinburgh - Where The Smart Money Is Book an appointment Property Investment In Edinburgh - Where The Smart Money Is Edinburgh and Glasgow are both named in...

Edinburgh Long Term Lets

Edinburgh Long Term Lets Book an appointment Longer leases could be the answer after festival cancellations leave landlords looking for lets With no festivals and fewer tourists visiting due to...

The rules of rental – Scotland leads with legislation

The rules of rental - Scotland leads with legislation Book an appointment The rules of rental - Scotland leads with legislation Scotland's rental market is more tightly regulated than anywhere...

Buy to Let Renovation Projects

Buy to Let Renovation Projects Book an appointment Buy to Let Renovation Projects To maximise rental yield, it is possible you will purchase an investment property requiring some work before...

5 Top Tips for Buy to Let Property Renovation

5 Top Tips for Buy to Let Property Renovation Book an appointment 5 Top Tips for Buy to Let Property Renovation The buy to let property market has experienced a...

Legionella: A Landlord Guide

Legionella: A Landlord Guide Book an appointment Legionella: A Landlord Guide Legionella risk assessments are now mandatory for all rented properties. We take a look at what is required for...

The Benefits of Using a Regulated Letting Agent

The Benefits of Using a Regulated Letting Agent Book an appointment The Benefits of Using a Regulated Letting Agent As a regulated agent we follow strict rules of professional conduct...

5 Benefits of Using a Property Management Company

5 Benefits of Using a Property Management Company Book an appointment 5 Benefits of Using a Property Management Company There are many benefits to using a property management company for...

Changing Letting Agent: Common Myths

Changing Letting Agent: Common Myths Book an appointment Changing Letting Agent: Common Myths Lack of communication; overpriced maintenance charges; high turnover of staff; long void periods in between tenancies: there...

Rental Yield: Everything you need to know

Rental Yield: Everything you need to know Book an appointment Rental Yield: Everything you need to know When looking for a buy to let investment opportunity in Edinburgh, one of...

5 Top Tips to Improve Rental Yield

5 Top Tips to Improve Rental Yield Book an appointment 5 Top Tips to Improve Rental Yield For Edinburgh property investors, the average rental yield achieved tends to be between...

Long Term or Short Term Rentals: Which is best for you?

Long Term or Short Term Rentals: Which is best for you? Book an appointment Long Term or Short Term Rentals: Which is best for you? In Edinburgh, a city with...

How to Choose the Best Letting Agent

How to Choose the Best Letting Agent Book an appointment How to Choose the Best Letting Agent There are over 200 letting agents operating in Edinburgh, each offering their own...

Non-Resident Landlords: Tax

Non-Resident Landlords: Tax Book an appointment Non-Resident Landlords: Tax HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) have strict rules regarding income tax payable on profits for landlords who rent out their property...

Switching to Long Term Renting: Considerations for Edinburgh Landlords

Switching to Long Term Renting: Considerations for Edinburgh Landlords Book an appointment Switching to Long Term Renting: Considerations for Edinburgh Landlords There is no denying that short term holiday lets...

Overseas Landlord Guide: Rent Your Home When Moving Abroad

Overseas Landlord Guide: Rent Your Home When Moving Abroad Book an appointment Overseas Landlord Guide: Rent Your Home When Moving Abroad Life can be unpredictable. You are moving abroad; do...

Rental Property: Furnished or Unfurnished?

Rental Property: Furnished or Unfurnished? Book an appointment Rental Property: Furnished or Unfurnished? Should I rent my property furnished or unfurnished? This is the one question asked by almost every...

Why Sell Off-Market?

Why Sell Off-Market? Book an appointment Why Sell Off-Market? We are constantly hearing about the performance of the Edinburgh property market, especially in relation to the shortage of properties pushing...

Is Your Letting Agent Registered?

Is Your Letting Agent Registered? Book an appointment Is Your Letting Agent Registered? Letting agent registration was introduced by the Scottish Government in January 2018. One year on, and three...

Letting Agent Let You Down?

Letting Agent Let You Down? Book an appointment Letting Agent Let You Down? Choosing the best letting agent to manage your property can feel like an impossible task; you need...

How Good Is Your Letting Agent?

How Good Is Your Letting Agent? Book an appointment How Good Is Your Letting Agent? At Clan Gordon, we regularly take over the management of properties from other Edinburgh letting...

HMO Licence: Landlord Responsibilities

HMO Licence: Landlord Responsibilities Book an appointment HMO Licence: Landlord Responsibilities If you own an HMO property, it is essential that it is managed properly to keep both you and...

A Landlord’s Guide to Managing Late Rental Payments

A Landlord's Guide to Managing Late Rental Payments Book an appointment A Landlord's Guide to Managing Late Rental Payments Cutting off the gas supply, changing the locks and even taking...

How Landlords can Build Better Relations with Tenants

How Landlords can Build Better Relations with Tenants Book an appointment How Landlords can Build Better Relations with Tenants A landlord/tenant relationship is, in its basic sense, a business deal....

Landlord Registration Changes

Landlord Registration Changes Book an appointment Landlord Registration Changes Good landlords and Edinburgh letting agents work hard to provide quality property for tenants to rent and live in and have...

Expanding your Property Portfolio: 4 Things to Consider

Expanding your Property Portfolio: 4 Things to Consider Book an appointment Expanding your Property Portfolio: 4 Things to Consider Now that 2020 is here landlords have the final step of...

The Top 10 Landlord Resources

The Top 10 Landlord Resources Book an appointment The Top 10 Landlord Resources As a new landlord it's always helpful to have a list of trusted resources you can turn...

What Renters Want in 2020

What Renters Want in 2020 Book an appointment What Renters Want in 2020 Are you a landlord in the private rental sector (PRS) and hoping to charge a premium rent? Then you...

What is Fair Wear and Tear in Your Rental Property?

What is Fair Wear and Tear in Your Rental Property? Book an appointment What is Fair Wear and Tear in Your Rental Property? Most of us understand the term wear...

10 Costs to Consider as a Landlord

10 Costs to Consider as a Landlord Book an appointment 10 Costs to Consider as a Landlord Not all landlords chose to have a buy to let property – some...