Registers of Scotland



Scottish house prices up 4.9% in a year

The average price of a property in Scotland has increased by 4.9% on the previous year, according to new statistics.

Published 18 July 2018

Landmark legislation gives communities right to buy abandoned land

New legislation has been introduced which in some instances will give communities the right to buy land that is abandoned, neglected or detrimental, or which is causing harm to the community’s environmental wellbeing.

Published 28 June 2018

Scottish housing market value worth £161.3bn between 2007-08 and 2017-18

The total value of the residential sales market in Scotland from 2007-08 to 2017-18 was £161.3 billion, according to the sixth annual Property Market Report from Registers of Scotland (RoS).

Published 6 June 2018

Average house price dipped 2.7% between January and February

The average price of a property in Scotland in February 2018 was £144,377 – an increase of 6.2% on February in the previous year and a decrease of 2.7% when compared to the previous month, according to Registers of Scotland’s latest monthly UK House Price Index.

Published 19 April 2018

Scottish house prices see 7.3% annual jump

The average price of a property in Scotland in January 2018 was £148,512 – an increase of 7.3% on January in the previous year and an increase of 1.4% when compared to the previous month.

Published 22 March 2018

New Keeper of the Registers of Scotland appointed

Jennifer Henderson has been appointed as the new Keeper of the Registers of Scotland by First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, with the consent of the Lord President of the Court of Session, Lord Carloway.

Published 28 February 2018

Average house prices in Scotland continue to rise

The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that the average price of a property in Scotland in November 2017 was £145,992 – an increase of 3.6% on November in the previous year and an increase of 1.1% when compared to the previous month.

Published 17 January 2018

Scottish house prices up 3% since last year despite monthly decrease

The average price of a property in Scotland in September 2017 was £144,924 – an increase of 3.1% on September in the previous year and a decrease of 1.3% when compared to the previous month.

Published 14 November 2017

Landmark launch for online Scottish land information service

A new resource has been launched which will allow citizens, communities, professionals and business to access comprehensive information about any piece of land or property in Scotland for the first time.

Published 24 October 2017

Average Scottish house prices increase to top £146,000

The average house price in Scotland increased by 3.9% in the last 12 months to reach more than £146,000, according to new figures.

Published 18 October 2017

House prices up 4% over last January

The latest publication of the monthly UK House Price Index (UK HPI) shows that the average price of a property in Scotland in January 2017 was £142,233 – an increase of 4% on January in the previous year and an increase of 2.1% when compared to the previous month.

Published 22 March 2017

Average house prices fall by almost 2% in Scotland

The average price of a home in Scotland fell by almost 2% last year but the total number of sales increased by 3.3%, according to a report.

Published 10 March 2017

Scottish house prices rise 3.5 per cent

The average price of a house in Scotland in December 2016 was £141,553 – an increase of 3.5 per cent on the previous year and a decrease of 0.2 per cent when compared to the previous month, according to the latest figures from Registers of Scotland.

Published 15 February 2017

New PRS landlord registration system goes live

A new digital application for Scotland’s register of landlords has gone live across the country.

Published 14 February 2017

Average Scottish house price increases 3.3 per cent annually

The average price of a property in Scotland in November 2016 was £143,033 – an increase of 3.3 per cent on the previous year and an increase of 1.0 per cent when compared to the previous month.

Published 17 January 2017