Buy to Let index

November 2017 - Positive performance continues in Scottish rental market

Investors rewarded with fine performance

  • Rent rises across much of Scotland helped keep landlord returns stable in October 2017, Your Move Scotland found.

  • The average yield was 4.8% this month, the same as during September but lower than the 5% figure recorded at the same point in 2016.

  • These returns compare impressively with England and Wales, where the average yield was 4.4% this month. On a regional basis, only the North East (5.1%) and North West (5%) have outperformed the Scottish average.