Home Report Turriff
Home reports are required by law in Scotland when it comes to selling a residential property. They are there to give buyers a solid reckoning of all the important details offering peace of mind for the buyer and the seller alike. With home reports, a Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) regulated surveyor with a deep knowledge of the local area and a nearby office is essential criteria to provide a thorough and rigorous survey. If you’re selling in the Turriff area, then Shepherds Chartered Surveyors satisfies all criteria to deliver a comprehensive and trusted home report.
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 Turriff, and wider Aberdeenshire 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 Turriff
Turriff or Turra in Scots is a small market town in Aberdeenshire of roughly 5000 residents. The town lies on an elevated position about 166ft above sea level in the heart of Aberdeenshire, approximately 35 miles northwest of Aberdeen City Centre, 29 miles to the west of Peterhead, 23 miles to the southwest of Fraserburgh, 11 miles to the south of Banff and Macduff and 21 miles to the north of Inverurie. It is an historic agricultural town that still serves as an agricultural service centre today. Today’s local industries reflect these links to the agriculture sector and there is also a popular livestock market.
Also tied to the agricultural links of the town is the Turra Show. This is the largest annual event to be held in Aberdeenshire, the Turriff Show promotes Scotland’s agriculture and food industry. Explore the variety of things to see and do including over 250 trade stands, cookery demonstrations and a funfair. Up to 40,000 people typically attend the event. In terms of other local amenities, Turriff has the usual array of chains and independent shops you would expect in a small town.
Many local residents work in the agriculture sector in and around the town, but many also commute to the other Aberdeenshire towns of Banff, Macduff, Inverurie, Dyce, and Aberdeen. Transport links by road are sufficient, the A947 passes through the town and is typically the starting road for most journeys to these other towns. Bus services exist for those residents commuting and travelling onwards to these other towns and Aberdeen City. However, there is no dedicated railway station for the town.
In terms of local schooling then, Turriff Turriff Primary School is the local primary Turriff Academy is the local secondary. People from the surrounding areas, including the villages of Cuminestown, Fyvie and King Edward, attend the secondary school.
As of April 2022, the average price for property in Turriff stood at £182,983. However, the average price for detached properties is higher at £252,679. CALA Homes have recently submitted plans for a major housing development to the north of the town. The town has an abundance of sought-after red sandstone houses which often sell quickly when they come to market.
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 an in-depth knowledge of the Turriff property market that nobody else can.
If you’re looking for a home report in Turriff or wider Aberdeenshire localities, you’ll find a Shepherd’s branch at 54 Broad Street, Fraserburgh, AB43 9AH. We cover all properties across this area including Aberchirder, Banff, Boyndlie, Cairnbulg, Cornhill, Crimond, Cuminestown, Fraserburgh, Fyvie, Gardenstown, Inverallochy, King Edward, Lonmay, Macduff, Maud, Memsie, New Aberlour, New Byth, New Deer, New Pitsligo, Pennan, Pitullie, Portsoy, Rosehearty, St. Combs, Sandhaven, Strichen, Turriff and Whitehills, equating to postcode areas AB42, AB43, AB44, AB45 and AB53. 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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