What Happens After An Offer On A House Is Accepted

So, your offer for a house in Moray has been successful. What happens next?

Firstly, well done. Buying a house is a big personal investment and it can be very difficult deciding whether it is the right home for you and the best price to offer

So, to get this far is an achievement.

Trying our best to describe a clear chain of events for this – and there is no one-size-fits-all process – in this article, we look at what happens after an offer on a house is accepted. [Read more…]

Estate Agency Procedure

Eileen Hutcheon is the Estate Agency Manager at Grigor & Young.

Her job is to take you through the marketing and sales process for your house with G&Y.

In this article, we look at the normal estate agency procedure, so you can understand what is involved from first point of contact right through to your property going on the market. [Read more…]

Moray Property Sales and House Prices Show Increase

Figures released by Registers of Scotland (RoS) for July – September 2014 show that the number of house sales in Moray increased from 417 in the same period in 2013 to 498.

This is an increase of just under 20%.

The average cost of a house in Moray is now £153,560, which is a 9.2% increase on the 2013 figure of £140,650.

Interviewed for The Press and Journal, Eileen Hutcheon, Grigor & Young’s Estate Agency Manager, said that it was very encouraging to read the RoS reports issued on 28 October 2014 showing the increase in house sales levels. [Read more…]