Housing

Housing

MARKET

The Highland property market is continuing to out-perform the Scottish average. The average price of a residential property in the Highlands (based on the UK House Price Index for 2018) is £158,860 and this is compared to £144,377 for Scotland as a whole. Although prices are higher than the Scottish average, they are still significantly lower than the overall UK average of £225,047.

Average price in the Highlands by house type are (as of 2018):

Detached - £234,890
Semi-detached - £144,655
Terraced - £113,155
Flat - £91,179

ESTATE & LETTING AGENTS

The large number of estate agents and letting agencies operating in different parts of the region include:

Highland Solicitors Property Centre - Offers a selection of properties for sale and rent across the Highlands.
Innes & Mackay - Offers a number of properties as well as advice on selling, buying, borrowing and re-mortgaging.
Munro & Noble - Estate agent offering property and advice throughout the Highlands.
R & R Urquhart - Estate Agent with three offices in Nairn, Inverness, and Forres (Moray).
South Forrest - Provide a full Estate Agency service and are members of Highland Solicitors Property Centre.
Georgesons Property - Estate Agency, Property Factoring & Leasing, with offices in Wick and Thurso.
McIntyre & Company - One of the longest established firms of solicitors in the West Highlands.

MacPhee & Partners - West Highland Estate Agency and Solicitors practice with dedicated property shops in Fort William and Oban.