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Mary Barbour Bill to Be Invoked in Scotland?

The Scottish government has launched a new consultation on introducing measures to restrict rent increases in the Private Rented Sector. Rent caps and proposed changes The Scottish Private Rented Sector already has a form of rent control. At present, local councils can apply to Scottish Ministers to have an area designated as a Rent Pressure …

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And the Winner of the Residential Letting Team of 2019 is…

For the second year running Citylets was delighted to sponsor the Residential Letting Team of the year at the Scottish Home Awards, held in the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Glasgow. Scottish Home Awards recognises excellence in the housebuilding industry across Scotland. Judged by a panel of experts drawn from across the sector, this …

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Lets Talk with Chris Wood and Ross MacDonald

Episode 10 of Lets Talk features Edinburgh based Portolio co-founders, Chris Wood and Ross MacDonald. Portolio is a unique estate agent that specialises in selling tenanted property in Edinburgh and Glasgow. Chris and Ross discuss the service they provide to landlords, tenants and buy-to-let investors when selling a property with sitting tenants. They also talk …

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Lets Talk, with Ashley Puren

Episode 8 of Citylets podcast channel, Lets Talk, features Ashley Puren from Pure Property Management. Ashley, originally from South Africa, started in property aged just 22 in his home town and is now the owner of property portfolios in both Edinburgh and South Africa as well as running his successful family letting agency here. If that …

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5 Space Saving DIY Jobs to Make the Most Out of a Small Apartment

City apartments are often small, which can lead to a lack of storage, not ideal for renters. To maximise rental potential, ensure that your apartment has space-saving storage solutions that make the most out of what space you do have. Here are 5 DIYs that are easy to do and will help make your apartment …

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Citylets Sponsor Cricket’s Scottish Cup and Scottish School’s Cup

Scotland’s National Cricket competition, the Citylets Scottish Cup, is being sponsored for a fourth year by the nations’ No 1 residential lettings site. Citylets is also delighted to be sponsoring the Schools Cup for a third year. CEO of Cricket Scotland, Malcolm Cannon, stated: “We are delighted that Citylets has decided to continue its long-standing …

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