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Philip Bell, highly-experienced Chartered Building Surveyor, joins building consultancy arm of DM Hall

Philip Bell, a highly-experienced chartered building surveyor, has joined the building consultancy arm of DM Hall, one of Scotland’s leading independent firms of chartered surveyors. He will be based in Edinburgh. Philip, a graduate of Heriot Watt University, and a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, has [...]

A family affair. How period properties in business use are going back to being private homes

An interesting trend has emerged recently in the commercial property market in Dunfermline which could potentially have ramifications not only on the north shore of the Forth but also in other areas in close proximity to Scotland's capital. There has long been a tendency for large Victorian, Georgian and [...]

DM Hall responds to latest RICS Residential Market Survey

The latest RICS UK Residential Market Survey has been released and highlight stats for October. While Scottish figures do not feed into the main headlines, we have analysed the Scottish stats and main results include: • Scotland was only one of three regions that saw pick-up of sales activity [...]