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Everything you need to know about buying your first property: a Q&A with Peterkins
November 22, 2023
We recently ran a first-time buyer Q&A feature on our Instagram channel with local ASPC member, Peterkins. In this blog post, we’ve shared the range of questions first-time buyers asked, and the expert advice from the team at Peterkins…
Living in a Conservation Area
November 09, 2023
Conservation areas aim to preserve and enhance neighbourhoods of special architectural or historic interest and form some of Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire’s most unique settlements. Trees and other features such as designed gardens are all protected. Permission for even minor works may be needed in a conservation area.
Intimations of mortality
November 01, 2023
Encapsulating the beauty of the North East of Scotland, ASPC invited photographers across the region to capture their best photographs of the area and submit them to our 2023 photography competition. Along with receiving a considerate gift, the 12 winners chosen by ASPC will have the opportunity to feature on our website home page for one month.
Living in a Listed Building
October 26, 2023
Ranging in date from medieval buildings to those built in the 1980s, listed buildings cover many aspects of our lives – from croft houses and tenements, bridges and mills, to country houses and places of worship. Today’s owners and occupiers of listed buildings and structures have an important part to play in managing this heritage, making sure that future generations will be able to enjoy these special buildings as this generation has.
October 02, 2023
ASPC extended an invitation to photographers throughout the region to take part in our 2023 photography contest. Celebrating the beauty of the North East of Scotland through the lens of passionate photographers, we selected 12 winners to be featured on the homepage of our website each month.
9 steps to take if your home isn't selling
September 27, 2023
Selling a home can sometimes take longer than originally anticipated, but it’s important not to be disheartened if this happens. The property market is competitive, and it’s not uncommon to experience a plateau in interest when selling your property.
September 05, 2023
Renowned for its incredible landscape, the North East of Scotland is filled with natural beauty, from rolling hills and wide stretches of magnificent coastline to quaint harbour towns and gleaming lochs. Capturing the true essence of life in this unique part of Scotland, ASPC invited photographers across the local region to submit their best photographs of the local area.
Upon the Fields of Barley
August 01, 2023
Honouring the natural beauty of the North East of Scotland, ASPC invited photographers across the local region to submit their best photographs of the local area. After whittling down the submissions to only 12 talented photographers, each winner will receive a thoughtful gift alongside the opportunity to feature on our website home page for one month.
8 homes for sale in Portlethen, Newtonhill and the surrounding areas
July 26, 2023
Ever dreamed of living beside the coast? Offering residents the best of both worlds, Portlethen, Newtonhill and the surrounding areas provide residents with the opportunity to embrace coastal living while only being a short distance away from Aberdeen.
Cycle racing in City Centre
July 05, 2023
ASPC extended an invitation to photographers across the region to take part in our 2023 photography competition by submitting captivating images showcasing the local area. After careful consideration, we’ve handpicked 12 exceptional winners who not only receive a modest gift but also gain recognition by featuring on our website home page.
8 tips for boosting your property's views on ASPC
June 16, 2023
With almost 4,000 residential properties currently listed on ASPC, you want to ensure that your property stands out on the local market for all the right reasons. In this blog post, we’ve provided some top tips for boosting your property’s views on ASPC, from taking advantage of social media to hiring a professional photographer.
The Power of Home Staging
June 08, 2023
Making your home stand out when selling is a significant undertaking that requires a keen eye for detail and strategic planning to rise above the competition in today's, sometimes challenging, property market. Fortunately, there's an effective tool at your disposal that can enhance your selling process: home staging!
Looking towards Bennachie from an old drove road near Tarves and Pitmedden
May 04, 2023
ASPC invited photographers to participate in our 2023 photography competition by submitting images of the local area. We have selected 12 winners, who, in addition to receiving a modest gift, are featured on our website home page.
5 properties for your next renovation project
April 27, 2023
If you have some DIY skills you’re looking to flex, or are perhaps hoping to add value to a flat that is in need of upgrading, you can find your next renovation project on ASPC and discover a property which you can really put your own stamp on.