Home Report Bellshill
When it comes to selling a property in Scotland a home report is required by law. A home report that is expertly compiled by an experienced team of Chartered Surveyors can prove to be a vital component in the overall process of selling a property. Inaccurate home reports can cost sellers thousands of pounds. They are there to give buyers and sellers alike peace of mind on of all the details of the property – big and small – ahead of advanced stages of the transaction. Doing so ensures there are no nasty surprises in store and that everything has been accounted for.
With home reports, a Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) regulated surveyor with a deep knowledge of the local area, the market, and residential properties are essential criteria. Should you be selling in Bellshill, then Shepherd Chartered Surveyors is best placed to help.
Shepherd Chartered Surveyors are the largest provider of home reports in Scotland. We are represented on all major lender’s panels and our knowledge of the market in Bellshill and the wider North Lanarkshire council area is second to none. With many years of experience surveying locations across Scotland and a vast network of offices, we can guarantee an exceedingly high quality of service. You can be sure of speaking to an experienced Royal Institution regulated Chartered Surveyor who can provide you with a quote ahead of any commitment.
Buying in Bellshill
The town of Bellshill in North Lanarkshire forms part of the Greater Glasgow area and sits about 10 miles to the south-east of the city. Nearby towns include Hamilton, Coatbridge, and Motherwell. It has an approximate population of around 20,000 residents.
Once part of the old Bothwell Parish in the late 1700s and a centre for hand looming and weaving, it was only in the 19th century when coal was discovered that Bellshill, as we know it today, began to emerge. New industry, machinery and people began were attracted to the area and by the late 19th century 20 deep coal pits were in operation. Iron and steel production were also central to the development of the town during the industrial boom until their eventual decline and closure.
Links with football are strong in the town, the Sir Matt Busby Sports Complex in the town was named after the footballer and the Sports Centre itself offers an Olympic standard pool, a large hall and health suite. Additionally, the nearby area of Viewpark was home to the famous Celtic player ‘Jinky’ Jimmy Johnstone who began his footballing career playing for St Columba’s team that won three trophies between 1953-54.
Besides the Sports Complex Bellshill has several more amenities practically on its doorstep. Most notably Scotland’s National Theme Park M&D’s is a short drive away, as is Strathclyde Country Park which offers 400 hectares of park and woodland surrounding Strathclyde Loch. There’s also Bellshill Golf Club and Hilton Hotel with leisure facilities including a spa.
As for local schooling, there are several primary schools: Holy Family Primary School, Sacred Heart Primary, Mossend Primary, Noble Primary, St. Gerard’s Primary and Lawmuir Primary. There are two fairly large secondary schools, Bellshill Academy and Cardinal Newman High School.
The average price for property in Bellshill stood at £134,485 in January 2023. Though different property types in Bellshill have had different average selling prices over the last 12 months: £245,988 for detached properties, £172,192 for semi-detached, £118,068 for terraced, and £71,461 for flats. Modern three to four-bedroom developments from Barratt, Miller, and Taylor Wimpey are in development nearby presently.
Why Use Shepherds
Shepherd Chartered Surveyors are the largest provider of home reports in Scotland, with origins dating back to the 18th century. Fully regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, we can offer in-depth knowledge of the Bellshill property market that nobody else can.
If you’re looking for a home report in Bellshill or other North Lanarkshire localities, you’ll find the nearby Shepherds branch located in Coatbridge, 204 Main Street, ML5 3RB. We cover all properties across this area, Airdrie, Bargeddie, Bellshill, Caldercruix, Chapelhall, Coatbridge, Glenboig, Glenmavis, and Plains, equating to postcode areas ML4, ML5, ML6, and G69. We are available at our office to give you a quote at any time. Nobody can offer the same level of local market knowledge as Shepherd, our wealth of experience, proven industry expertise and vast network of offices stand testament to that.
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