Home Report Dunfermline
When seeking a competitive home report for your property, a Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) regulated surveyor, a deep knowledge of the local area and a nearby office are essential criteria. And if you’re based in Dunfermline, Shepherd Chartered Surveyors ticks all three boxes. Home reports are required by law in Scotland and a properly thorough and rigorous report can be invaluable when it comes to selling a property, offering peace of mind for the buyer, and a guarantee that everything has been accounted for.
Shepherd Chartered Surveyors are represented on all major lender’s panels and our knowledge of Dunfermline and the surrounding area is unparalleled.
With many years of experience surveying locations across Scotland and a vast network of offices, we can guarantee an unmatched knowledge of your local area stretching back decades. When you contact us for any reason, you can be sure of speaking to an experienced Chartered Surveyor, ready to answer any questions you may have.
Buying in Dunfermline
Dunfermline is Scotland’s ancient capital, a fact every visitor is reminded of when they see the great Dunfermline Abbey, dominating the centre of the town’s historic quarter and the resting place of many Scottish kings, nobles and a certain Robert the Bruce. Today, Dunfermline is the largest locality in Fife and an important centre of service sector industry with great connections to the surrounding area and the nation’s newer capital, Edinburgh. A large shopping centre and other public services such as swimming baths and libraries are within easy reach and, besides the stunning Dunfermline Abbey, the town boasts plenty of other historical attractions such the Carnegie museum, devoted to the great philanthropist who was a native of the town. Dunfermline’s long history and continued appeal has caused a trend of pretty much unbroken development and afforded the town a great diversity of property types. Located a couple of miles inland from the shore of the Firth of Forth, Dunfermline has been vigorously expanding to the east for some time. Known as the Duloch expansion, this area of Dunfermline has seen new properties added to the local market on a regular basis, just one of the several factors which contribute to a generally buoyant property market in Dunfermline.
The range of properties in Dunfermline reflects the town’s long history and continued appeal. The town offers everything from traditional tenements and terraced houses, suburban bungalows and semi-detached properties (both old and new), as well as more modern flats across the area. At the higher end of the market, Dunfermline also boasts several Georgian and Victorian villas and mansions, which stand testament to the town’s historical importance. The market in Dunfermline has registered steady and consistent price rises in the area for a number of years, and the average price for property now stands at £198,244 as of January 2023. Though different property types in Dunfermline have had different average selling prices over the last 12 months: £322,339 for detached properties, £194,097 for semi-detached, £159,575 for terraced, and £109,209 for flats.
Why Use Shepherd
Shepherd Chartered Surveyors are quite simply one of the most reputable team of Chartered Surveyors around. The leader in the Scottish property industry, our origins date back to the 18th century. Naturally, we’re also regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. When selecting surveyors for a home report, a knowledge of the area in question and an office nearby are essential criteria.
If you’re looking for a home report in Dunfermline, you’ll find a shepherd’s branch centrally located on Pitreavie Court, just off Queensferry road. We cover all properties located in Dunfermline as well as other Fife localities such as Cowdenbeath and North Queensferry. We cover the postcode areas KY11, KY12 and KY4 and are available at our office to give you a quote at any time. Nobody can offer the same level of local market knowledge as Shepherds, our wealth of experience, proven industry expertise and vast network of offices stand testament to that.
Dunfermline Office Details
- 8 Pitreavie Court, Dunfermline, KY11 8UU
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Tel: 01383 722337
- Monday – Thursday: 8.45am to 5.30pm
- Friday: 8.45am to 5pm