Understanding the Timeline for Exchanging Contracts on Buying a New Home in Scotland

Exchanging contacts with a handshake

Purchasing a new home is an exciting but sometimes complex process, punctuated by legal and procedural steps that culminate in the exchange of contracts. The property conveyancing system in Scotland differs significantly from other parts of the UK, most notably England and Wales. We want to assist  prospective homebuyers to understand these differences, especially the […]

The Soaring Cost of Renting vs. Buying a Home

renting versus buying

In an economic climate where the cost of living continues on an unending upward spiral, one of the most notable financial conundrums for many people is what is more cost-effective, renting or buying a home.

Why You Should Buy a New Build Home

What exactly is a New Build Home? A new build home is a property that has been built from scratch rather than an older property that has been renovated or extended. It’s a home that no one else has lived in.

Now is a great time to move…and here’s why

Couple shaking hands with IFA

Now is a great time to move and there are excellent deals available for those who want to move. The economy is picking up. It’s a great time to buy your home or re-finance your existing deal. Right now, banks and lenders are more willing than ever to lend.

Top 10 Money Saving Tips

Pile of money

Everyone wants to save money, but if you need some smart money-saving tips to make it happen, we’ve got you covered. 10 money-saving hacks that could help supercharge your savings efforts.

Last chance to pick 1 for 23

As easy as 123

It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3, to move into an Allanwater home for 2023, with a selection of one, two and three bedroom homes to choose from, with many available to move into right now, it couldn’t be easier, in fact as easy as 1, 2, 3.

Think you can’t move? Think again!

Allanwater Homes and energy efficiency

BBC reports the biggest house price fall in two years! Media news talks about rising mortgages! Property industry report house market in a state of change!