Building momentum in Scottish BTR

This report examines the current state of the Build to Rent market in Scotland.

Type Research

Date 01/09/2017

We consider the factors that are driving activity, what is happening on the ground, what the hurdles are to further growth and what the outlook is for the future.

The last 12 months have seen a step change in Build-to-Rent (BTR) activity and the story has moved away from being London centric, as investors recognise the opportunity for attractive risk adjusted returns outside the capital. Having said this London still accounts for 57% of all activity in the UK (British Property Federation) and investor interest is also still weighted toward the capital.