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The welfare of our clients and staff is always a key priority for Raeside Chisholm. In light of the current circumstances, we are continuing to offer a full range of services, but we are working remotely. You can contact us on 0141 248 3456 and one our solicitors will call you back if necessary, or you can contact us by email.”

Raeside Chisholm Solicitors

The directors of Raeside Chisholm are experienced solicitors who enjoy a deserved reputation in Glasgow and beyond for personal attention allied to a commitment to outstanding levels of quality legal services. For enquiries, please contact us on 0141 248 3456.

Action needed to help first time property buyers

Paul Denton, who is the Chief Executive of Scottish Building Society has called for urgent action to help get young people on the property ladder. He has warned that the impact of Corona Virus could prove a barrier to a whole generation of buyers getting keys to their first home.

The New House Price Index Data has shown that property prices in Scotland showed a year on year jump of 8.6% in November to £165,703.00. This was ahead of the UK average of 7.6%, even though that marked the highest annual growth rate since June 2016.

Mr Denton has commented that house prices have soared disproportionately relative to income, and many young people struggle to save up for deposits, which can be close to their annual salary, which means that they end up relying on “the bank of mum and dad” or stay at home for longer. 

If you are looking to buy your first home, please do not hesitate to contact our experts in conveyancing, who can discuss with you the way to realise your dreams.

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