Buy to Let index

June 2017 - Scotland rental market pauses for breath pre-election

Tenant finances deteriorate slightly

  • Across all areas of Scotland 12.3% of tenancies had arrears of one day or more during May 2017, Your Move Scotland found.

  • This is slightly higher than the 11.3% recorded in April, suggesting tenant finances have deteriorated slightly this month.
  • Scotland’s arrears rate for this month remains above the level found in England and Wales. Across both nations the average rate of arrears was 9.6% this month.