Scotland’s housing market in 2020

Blog post by Rachael Fairley, statistician in the land and property data team here at Registers of Scotland (RoS). RoS is one of the leading sources of land and property data and statistics in Scotland. We deliver data reports to over 70 regular customers and publish official statistics on house prices on our website. We have a range of users, from industry experts, to public … Continue reading Scotland’s housing market in 2020

Changes to fees

Blog post by Kenny Crawford Business Development Director at RoS. On 1 April 2021 fees for registration, searches and rejections will change. This will be the first major amendment to our statutory fees since 2011. Applications received after midnight on the 30 March will be charged at the new rates. RoS fees contribute to the Scottish Government consolidated fund from which we receive our funding. … Continue reading Changes to fees

Looking ahead to 2021

Stay up to date with everything happening at Registers of Scotland (RoS) with our monthly update. Key messages: Re-opening the application record Digital Submissions consultation closes on 01 Feb 2021 RCI (Registers of Persons Holding a Controlled Interest in Land) Read the latest blog on our enhanced approach to Sasines Top tips to avoid rejections Fee Review Consultation Non-Executive Director recruitment Re-opening the application record … Continue reading Looking ahead to 2021

Season’s greetings

Stay up to date with everything happening at Registers of Scotland (RoS) with our monthly update. Key messages: The Keeper’s Christmas update Application record re-opening Geovation Christmas message With the year drawing to a close it is time for my annual Christmas message. I would like to thank all our customers and stakeholders for their support throughout 2020. It has been a year that none … Continue reading Season’s greetings

Supporting our customers: an update

Thanks to Mr Maguire for his message on my previous blog post. I do appreciate it when people take the time to get in touch with their thoughts. Having good, regular communication with the legal profession is something I feel very strongly about as it helps us understand more fully the context in which land registration operates and the wider implications of our actions. While … Continue reading Supporting our customers: an update