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National Association of Estate Agents comments on today’s interest rate cut announcement from the Bank of England

National Association of Estate Agents comments on today’s interest rate cut announcement from the Bank of England

4 August, 2016 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Matthew Gray Scottish Regional Executive, National Association of Estate Agents comments on today’s interest rate cut announcement from the Bank of England:  “Today’s interest rate cut announcement will be welcome news for many current homeowners. However, it represents a body blow for savers ... read more...
National Home Improvement Month

National Home Improvement Month

14 April, 2016 by Gilson Gray in Blog
National Home Improvement Month encourages home owners to see what they can do to improve their homes this April. Whether you are selling now or maintaining your home to sell in the future, there are many small home improvements you can address to keep your home in best shape for when the time ... read more...
East Lothian housing market springs into bloom

East Lothian housing market springs into bloom

15 March, 2016 by Gilson Gray in Blog
As the mercury finally nudges into double figures and the hours of daylight begin to stretch, the positive change in temperature and seasonal shift is drawing both buyers and sellers out of their winter slumber. The seasonal impact on the housing market is often sharply felt, perhaps none more ... read more...
Early dissolution of companies

Early dissolution of companies

17 February, 2016 by Gilson Gray in Blog
As a practitioner in either a legal or insolvency practitioner firm it is difficult to keep up. But we do sometimes get very useful assistance and guidance from the judiciary or the legislature. I am left wondering whether that is the case with some proposed changes to the early dissolution of ... read more...
The Future for Election Challenges

The Future for Election Challenges

28 January, 2016 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Now that we have had time to reflect on the Election Court’s decision in Timothy Denis Morrison & Others v Carmichael & Another [2015] EC 90, what can we say about its wider implications? Well, quite a lot actually according to Gilson Gray partner, Rosie Walker, who acted for Alistair ... read more...
A festive blog from Glen Gilson

A festive blog from Glen Gilson

23 December, 2015 by Gilson Gray in Blog
As Christmas approaches, on behalf of all at Gilson Gray, I would like to thank all of our clients, and the Scottish business community in general, for the invaluable support given to us during 2015. During the year we have continued to experience significant growth. In recent months, we have ... read more...
Wise words from the NAEA – How to make sure your home sells during the winter

Wise words from the NAEA – How to make sure your home sells during the winter

10 November, 2015 by Gilson Gray in Blog
During the winter, the housing market is renowned for being slower, with many people holding off on selling their property until the spring. However, by incorporating a few simple tips, sellers can make their properties look and feel more attractive, increasing the chance of receiving an offer ... read more...
Statement from the National Association of Estate Agents

Statement from the National Association of Estate Agents

16 October, 2015 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Matthew Gray, National Association of Estate Agents, regional executive for Scotland, comments on Scottish First Minister’s speech at the SNP Party Conference: “We are pleased that Nicola Sturgeon has committed to building another 50,000 homes if the SNP win the Scottish elections in May 2016. ... read more...
A Trio of Successes in Court –> Part 3 – When a Distribution Agreement is not a Contract for Sale of Goods

A Trio of Successes in Court –> Part 3 – When a Distribution Agreement is not a Contract for Sale of Goods

14 September, 2015 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Concluding our series of blogs on a recent trio of successes in court, another recent court success for Gilson Gray’s Litigation & Dispute Resolution Team illustrates the importance of understanding the terms of your Distribution Agreement and ensuring you get your contracting ... read more...
A Trio of Successes in Court –> Part 2 – When is a Partnership Agreement not “clear and unambiguous”?

A Trio of Successes in Court –> Part 2 – When is a Partnership Agreement not “clear and unambiguous”?

13 September, 2015 by Gilson Gray in Blog
The Gilson Gray Litigation & Dispute Resolution Team is at the cutting edge of dispute work in Scotland.  This is the second in a short series of blogs by Iain K Clark Solicitor Advocate, Partner and Head of Litigation and Dispute Resolution at Gilson Gray, regarding 3 of the team’s recent ... read more...