Drylaw to the north west of Edinburgh City Centre is popular with first time buyers and young families.  The choice of homes in Drylaw ranges from mature flats and terraced villas to modern developments.

The area is well placed for shopping, transport, educational and recreational facilities. Craigleith Retail Park offers a range of retail outlets including a Sainsbury's supermarket and there are excellent sports facilities and swimming pool at the Ainslie Park recreational centre. Regular bus services provide easy access to the surrounding areas and swift links to Edinburgh.

Other popular areas nearby include Crewe, Davidsons Mains and Craigleith.