Registers of Scotland



World’s first national land register turns 400

The world’s oldest national register of land and property will celebrate its 400th anniversary during Scotland’s 2017 Year of History, Heritage and Archaeology.

Published 15 December 2016

3.4 per cent annual increase in average house prices in Scotland

The average price of a property in Scotland has increased 3.4 per cent on the previous year and an increase of 0.2 per cent when compared to the previous month, according new figures.

Published 16 November 2016

Average price of a Scottish home increases 0.6 per cent

The average price of a residential property in Scotland has shown an increase of 0.6 per cent during the second quarter of financial year 2016/17 compared with the same period in the previous year, with the highest rise of 9.7 per cent being reported in East Renfrewshire.

Published 27 October 2016

Average Scottish house prices increase 4.3 per cent in 12 months

The average price of a property in Scotland reached £144,561 in August, 4.3 per cent higher than the previous year and 1.3 per cent higher when compared to the previous month, according to official figures.

Published 18 October 2016

Average Scottish house price rises 3.4 per cent

The latest publication of the UK House Price Index (UK HPI) has revealed that the average price of a property in Scotland in July 2016 was £143,711.

Published 14 September 2016

Call to boost supply as average house price jumps 4.6 per cent

The average price of a house in Scotland rose by 4.6 per cent in June compared to last year, according to statistics from Registers of Scotland.

Published 17 August 2016

Scottish house prices up by four per cent in 12 months

The average price of a property in Scotland has increased by 4.0 per cent on the previous year, according to new figures.

Published 19 July 2016

RoS launches single official UK house price index

The Registers of Scotland (RoS) has announced the publication of the first single official UK House Price Index covering statistics up to April 2016 and now to be published on a monthly basis from now on.

Published 15 June 2016

RoS: Housing market hits £148.2bn in 10 years

The total value of the residential sales market in Scotland from 2006 to 2016 was just over £148.2 billion, a new report has revealed.

Published 8 June 2016

Scottish house sales volume up 18.2 per cent

The volume of residential property sales rose 18.2 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2015-16 compared to the same period last year, according to official statistics published by Registers of Scotland (RoS).

Published 27 April 2016

Average house price in Scotland reaches £168,000

The average price for a house sold in Scotland was 3.5 per cent higher in the first quarter of 2015-16 than compared to the same period last year, according to new figures.

Published 28 July 2015

Average house prices up by 35 per cent in ten years

The average house price in Scotland has increased by 35 per cent over the last decade, a new report has revealed.

Published 10 June 2015

Scottish house prices up 13.3 per cent

House prices rose 13.3 per cent in the fourth quarter of 2014-15 compared to the same period in the previous year, according to official statistics published by Registers of Scotland (RoS).

Published 29 April 2015