Looking to buy a property in Scotland? You've come to the right place! At ESPC, we're here to help you navigate the exciting journey of purchasing your dream home with confidence and ease.

Did you know? ESPC's friendly network of solicitor estate agents are here to assist you in Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife, the Scottish Borders, as well as central and west Scotland, and Dumfries and Galloway.

When it comes to buying property in Scotland, having a reliable solicitor by your side is key. So, why not choose an ESPC solicitor estate agent to guide you through the process and help you make the perfect move? Plus, you may want to consider one of our Chartered Firms for an extra level of service!

Ready to find your dream home? Start your property search today and sign up for My ESPC to receive notifications about new properties hitting the market. We can't wait to help you find the home of your dreams!

Understanding the Buying Process

From start to finish, we break down the property buying process into clear, manageable steps. Learn about the roles of solicitors, surveyors, and mortgage advisors, and gain insight into conducting property searches, making offers, and completing legal paperwork. With our guidance, you'll feel empowered to make informed decisions every step of the way.

Find a Solicitor to Work With

Did you know that you need a solicitor to buy a property in Scotland? All ESPC members are solicitor estate agents, so they can take care of the buying process for you and will also be able to help with selling your property if you are selling a home in Scotland.

ESPC solicitor estate agents are duty bound to offer the best possible service to you and work to stay up-to-date with the latest guidance and legislation on buying a house in Scotland.

Find an ESPC solicitor estate agent today.

You can also opt to pick an ESPC Chartered firm. These firms are committed to offering the best service and communication to their clients. 

Getting Your Finances in Order

Financing your property purchase is a crucial aspect of the process. Find out everything you need to know about mortgage options, affordability assessments, and budgeting tips by speaking with a mortgage advisor.

Your mortgage advisor will help you assess your financial situation, obtain pre-approval for a mortgage, and understand additional costs such as solicitor fees, stamp duty, and moving expenses.

Choosing the Right Property

Finding the perfect property starts with knowing what to look for. Explore key factors such as location, property type, size, condition, and amenities, and discover how ESPC's property search tools can help you narrow down your options.

With our tips on conducting property viewings and prioritizing your preferences, you'll be well-equipped to find the home that suits your lifestyle and needs.

Expert Assistance from ESPC

At ESPC, we're committed to helping you find the right home first. Whether you're a first-time buyer or a seasoned investor, our team of property advisors and mortgage advisors are here to provide expert guidance and support throughout your property buying journey. With ESPC by your side, your dream home is within reach.

Find out even more in our Guide to Buying.

Ready to embark on your property buying journey? Explore our comprehensive buying FAQs and discover how ESPC can help you find your dream home in Scotland.

Listen to The ESPC Property Show podcast

The initial consultation with an ESPC Mortgages adviser is free and without obligation. Thereafter, ESPC Mortgages charges for mortgage advice are usually £395 (£345 for first-time buyers). YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON A MORTGAGE OR OTHER LOANS SECURED AGAINST IT.

The information contained within this website is subject to the UK regulatory regime and therefore restricted to consumers based in the UK.

The Financial Ombudsman Service is available to sort out individual complaints that clients and financial services businesses aren’t able to resolve themselves. To contact the Financial Ombudsman Service, please visit www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk.

ESPC (UK) Ltd is an Appointed Representative of Lyncombe Consultants Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.