This week, we’re taking a closer look at flats perfect for first-time buyers in our exclusive property picks. With locations ranging from over Edinburgh and the Lothians, those looking to take their first step in purchasing their home can see the variety of homes available from chic and spacious to cosy and homely. Our pick of flats this week offer all that and more  – plus, they all have virtual viewings available.

All the properties featured are Exclusive to ESPC for the first 72 hours after coming to market, so you can see them here first.

If you can’t find what you’re looking for below, search our full range of properties.

A light-filled, top floor flat in Bonnington

Located in the heart of Bonnington, this gorgeous flat is perfectly situated for those first-time buyers who are looking to soak up the buzz of the City. The bright and serene feel of the flat is complemented by neutral décor throughout the living area, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. It's impressive canvas is one that will make your first move that bit easier. Not only that, but we're sure the skyline views of Calton Hill and Edinburgh Castle will give you and your guests something to talk about!

Property details

1 3F2 Graham Street, Edinburgh, EH6 5QN
Offers over £155,000
1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1 reception room
EPC rating D
Virtual viewing available

A stylish two-bedroom flat in Craigentinny

This gorgeous flat already has a young vibe with it's on-trend accessories and furnishings. Tucked away in the north of Edinburgh in the residential area of Craigentinny, this flat will give home-owners easy access to the City Centre whilst allowing them to enjoy suburban living. Complete with an open plan dining and living area and two spacious bedrooms, this flat is ideal for first-time buyers looking to make a move to somewhere spacious yet cosy that they can easily call home.

Property details

41 Loganlea Place, EDINBURGH, EH7 6PE
Offers over £155,000
2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 reception room
EPC rating C
Virtual viewing available

A modern flat in Bonnyrigg with great views

Perfect for first-time buyers who'd like to move to the suburbs, this fresh flat in Bonnyrigg is the one for you. Enjoy spacious rooms, 2 bedrooms and bathrooms and even a balcony to drink your morning coffee on summer or winter (as long as it's dry!). The stylish décor plus the gorgeous views of the surrounding area make for an ideal move for any first-time buyer who would prefer more space and modern finishings.

Property details

20e South Chesters Gardens, Bonnyrigg, EH19 3GF
Offers over £160,000
2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 reception room
EPC rating B
Virtual viewing available

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All properties were advertised with Exclusive to ESPC at the time this article was published. Exclusive to ESPC refers to the 72 hour period where these properties are displayed on and ESPC apps, before other property websites.