Experience, quality and value
The process of buying or selling a home is one of the most significant transactions in most people’s lives. It can also be one of the most stressful. At Harper Macleod we work hard to alleviate this through good client care and regular contact with our professional staff.
We have one of the largest residential property teams in Scotland and more than 25 years’ experience of helping people buy and sell their homes.
We provide a quality service with a highly experienced, qualified team to assist and guide you throughout the process, looking after your interests and keeping you informed every step of the way. We can assist with negotiating your purchase and/or sale and advising at closing dates. This can be invaluable in today’s market. We can also help you decide which estate agents and home report surveyors you should be using to sell your property in your particular area.
With offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness, Thurso & Lerwick but covering the whole of Scotland we are ideally placed to help you wherever you are.
We have helped thousands of satisfied clients move in the last year, to all sizes of property. Each client is equally important to us, no matter the purchase or sale price.
We can help you every step of the way
We have created a step by step guide to buying & selling a home in Scotland. This guide takes you through all the steps involved in buying & selling a home in Scotland.
Our team would be happy to answer any questions you may have and set up a meeting to help start you on your journey.
When buying or selling your home, lawyers are needed to:
- Guide you through the house buying or selling process and help with making & accepting offers.
- Review the property history & documentation (including home report, planning permissions, boundaries etc)
- Negotiate the conditions of sale and concluding the missives – (the contract of sale or purchase)
- Finalise the conveyancing – the legal transfer of the ownership of the house
Our residential property legal team can assist you with advice and assistance for all property related advice including:
- Sale of flats/houses and small developments
- Lease of domestic properties
- Transfer of title to property
Our residential property team
Our residential property team has over 25 years' experience providing a full service, from start to finish, whether buying or selling a property or both. Our service levels, customer care and responsiveness ensure clients and their families continue to come back to us.
As one of the largest teams delivering personal legal services in Scotland, our experience and approachable lawyers can handle all types of enquiries. Offices in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness and Thurso ensure that we are on hand, no matter where you are, to discuss your wishes.
Our costs are reasonable and we offer practical advice ensuring that you take the best course of action for your circumstances.
As well as the lawyers listed below, our experienced paralegal and support team is also on hand to assist.
If you would like to speak to a member of our team, please call 0141 227 9409 or click on their names below to get in touch directly.
The Brief magazine - guide to personal legal services
The Brief magazine is your guide to personal legal services at Harper Macleod. The magazine aims to keep you in touch with current legal issues that are important to you - the law seldom stays the same for long and we believe that it's important for everyone to be kept advised on the changes that can affect both you and your families.
You can view and download the current edition by clicking here.
We hope you find the magazine useful and informative, and please don't hesitate to get in touch with a member of our team should you have any issues you'd like to discuss further with us.
More from Harper Macleod
Why choose us?
You don't need a lawyer - not many law firms will tell you that. What you need is someone to provide a solution, and our advisors are dedicated and flexible enough to do just that.
Visit the HM Insights page to keep up to date with changes to legislation, case law, and our views on other interesting developments in Scotland and the UK.
We are one of Scotland's leading, most successful law firms but you don't have to take our word for it. Our performance has consistently been recognised by our peers.