How is it legal to rent a flat in Scotland?

Renting a flat or other form of accommodation in Scotland is a great way to make a home in this beautiful country. But how does one accomplish their dream of renting in Scotland? This guide offers a breakdown of the legal requirements when renting a flat in Scotland. In order to rent a flat in […]

Do you rent an apartment in Scotland? Know the laws

If you are considering renting an apartment in Scotland, it’s important to understand the legal framework and your rights and responsibilities as a tenant. That way, you can ensure that you remain safe, secure and comfortable in your accommodation. In this blog post, we’ll provide an overview of the relevant Scottish rental laws and advice […]

Find out about tenancy law in Scotland

If you are a tenant or a landlord in Scotland, studying tenancy law is essential for a successful rental experience. Knowing your rights can help protect both tenants and landlords from possible situations arising from misunderstandings. In this blog post, we’ll explore the different laws surrounding residential tenancy in Scotland. The primary statute governing residential […]

Letting agent fees are unlawful in Scotland

Scotland has taken a monumental step towards protecting renters from exploitative letting agent fees with new legislation that renders such fees unlawful. For many years prior to this, those renting in Scotland were facing ever-increasing service charges for everything – from viewing a home to the closure of their tenancy​ agreement. The cost and burden […]