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October Property Market Report

The goal of our October Property Market Report is to provide the right information to our clients. In the report, you will find economic data, recent news reports and city overviews from each of our investment locations. For more information on our investment services, please visit our Investment Website. TO VIEW ...

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Featured Post: Heriot Watt x Micro-Tyco

Micro-Tyco Ideas, Execution, Results During October, Julie and I assembled a team of Heriot-Watt students to take part in the Micro-Tyco challenge. Our team was made up of third-year students from a range of degrees across the university. Each team member brought their own skills and social capital to the team ...

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Martin Perry – October 2017 Update

Martin Perry, newly sponsored by Grant Property, talks about his fantastic month winning a haul of medals and hitting his highest ranking to date: European Championships "October was a massive month for me. It began with the European Championships which were held in Laško in Slovenia and ended in Sint-Niklaas in Belgium. ...

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Grant Property Announce Sponsorship of Disabled Table Tennis Champion, Martin Perry

Grant Property has signed a deal today with Class 6 disabled table tennis athlete Martin Perry to support him in his build up to the Paralympics. Paisley born Martin, who was born with no hands, one forearm and only one leg, is currently the Scottish and British champion, is ranked number ...

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Grant Property Recognised as Youth Employment Leaders

Scottish Government Employability and Training Minister, Jamie Hepburn MSP, joined senior figures from Grant Property in Edinburgh yesterday (Wednesday 14 December) to celebrate the company’s Investors in Young People (IIYP) Gold accreditation. Grant Property has become the 350th UK employer to be awarded IIYP status, in recognition of their effective approach ...

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Grant Property Achieve Investors in Young People Gold Accreditation

Grant Property has achieved the prestigious Investors in Young People Gold accreditation, the only people management standard that focuses on an employer’s recruitment and retention of young people. This represents a true commitment to the training and development of young people and demonstrates Grant Property as an employer of choice for ...

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Why are tenants not signing inventories?

The Association of Independent Inventory Clerks has raised its concern at the apparent lack of tenants signing inventories, drawing attention to an alarming statistic recently published by money.co.uk which suggests that 79% of student tenants do not sign an inventory when they move in. What's more, some 40% of the 1,000 ...

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Property rentals to outstrip sales for first time since 1930s

The property rental market is booming at the expense of the sales market, making it look as if house-buying will be outstripped for the first time in eight decades next year, as home-buyers face a continued struggle to find properties they can afford. Activity in the sales market has cooled ...

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UK faces shortfall of 1.8m rental homes, warns housing body

The UK is facing a shortfall of 1.8m rental properties unless the government acts fast to slow a sharp drop in the number of available homes, according to a leading housing industry body. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics) called on the government to drop reverse stamp duty changes on ...

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UK interest rates cut to 0.25%

UK interest rates have been cut from 0.5% to 0.25% - a record low and the first cut since 2009. The Bank of England has also signalled that rates could go lower if the economy worsens. The Bank announced additional measures to stimulate the UK economy, including a £100bn scheme to force ...