Newsletter Archive

As a firm with over a 100 years of heritage we have looked back through our more recent history and collated an electronic archive of our past newsletters since 2005. It makes for a good record of the burning issues of the time along with our growth as a firm and staff progression.

Check out our latest Autumn 2018 bulletin here

Issue Date Content Summary

March 2018

June 17

Expanding your Horizons, Getting the best sale, Subsidy applications, Growing relationships, Grants for electric cars

rowing D&R, New Ayr Office, Compulsory Purchase, Negotiating Communications Site Leases, Scottish Rural Awards

21 June 17

Home Builders Looking For Land, Increasing Land Sales, Scottish Land Reform Update on Amnesty, Lanark Office Move, RSABI Great Glen Challenge

18 Nov '15

Property Sales Update, Wayleave Rates, Land Reform Update, 5 Peaks Challenge


Jun ‘15

Fracking, Dispute Resolution, Development Update, Land Registration, Derek Bathgate FAAV Prize Winner


Nov ’14

Rural Property Market, Minerals, Great Glen Challenge, Martin Hall SF Advisor of the Year, Chris Edmunds Associate., Cockermouth Office Opening


Jun ‘14

CAP Reform, Powerlines, Ag Holdings Review, Water Aid Challenge


Nov ‘13

Utilities Update, Tenant Information Packs, Access for Renewables Projects, Robertson Rural Merger


Dec ‘12

Powerlines, Tenancy Deposit Scheme, Rural Property Market, Forfar Office Opening


May ‘12

Renewable Heat Incentive, Agricultural Law Update, Tenancy Deposit Scheme, Martin Hall SAAVA President, Edinburgh 10k



Agricultural Lettings, Rural Property Market, Valuer Registration, 120th Drinks Reception

10 Jun ‘11

120 Years Review, Craig Wilson Joint Venture

9 Dec ‘10

Renewables Tax Implications, Renewables Seminar, Niall Milner Director and RICS matrics Scotland Chair

8 July ‘10

Feed In Tariff, Telecoms Market, Martin Hall SAAVA Vice-president, Water Aid Challenge

7 Dec ‘09

Woodland Creation, Telecoms Market, John A Neil Merger

6 Jul ‘09

Energy Performance Certificates, Self Invested Pension Plans, Forth Road Crossing, Ronald Mackenzie Obituary

5 Jul ‘08

Onshore Wind Market Review, Agricultural Rent Issues, Planning System Cross Roads

4 Oct ‘07

Tenant’s Right to Buy, Repairing Standard, Mineral Values, Water Aid Challenge

3 Dec ‘ 06

Residential Lettings, Rail and Road Updates, Game Food Standards, Lanark Office Opening, ‘Robertson’s last drive’

2 May ‘06

Planning Policy Update, Rental Changes Update, Renewables Update

1 Dec '05

Land values, Transport Projects, Michael Reid Thomas retirement, Pentland Orienteering