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MORGANS JOINS FORCES WITH MACBETH CURRIE  Read More…

June 3, 2021

Join Our Team

Due to our continued expansion, Morgans are recruiting a Legal Secretary to join our team. The role will include the…
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February 11, 2021

First Home Fund to re-open for applications on 1st April 2021

Last year, the Scottish Government created the First Home Fund. This fund was introduced to help first-time buyers providing up…
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February 1, 2021

Disappointment for property buyers as LBTT relief reversed

Kate Forbes, MSP, Cabinet Minister for Finance disappointed property buyers with her announcement on LBTT in the Scottish Budget. The…
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January 26, 2021

UPDATE – Sales/Purchase Property Viewing Guidance COVID-19

The Scottish Government has updated the guidance on house moves following the further tightening of COVID-19 restrictions.   The guidance…
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January 12, 2021

PROPERTY MARKET UPDATE

Following the Scottish Government's announcement of enhanced measures from the 4th January 2021 we’re still business as usual, but not…
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December 22, 2020

CONTACTS FOR TENANTS OVER THE CHRISTMAS BREAK

For EMERGENCIES ONLY the following can be contacted when our office is closed: Please check your original emergency numbers to…
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December 14, 2020

Private Client Paralegal Vacancy

Private Client Paralegal Vacancy We are looking for a confident, motivated Paralegal to support our Private Client Department and work…
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December 8, 2020

THE ROLE OF AN EXECUTOR IN SCOTLAND

When a loved one dies, there are many practical issues that need to be considered in order to deal with…
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September 7, 2020

WHY SHOULD I MAKE A WILL?

We come into this world with nothing and, ultimately, we leave with nothing. So what happens to the property we…
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July 28, 2020

Property Tax Holiday

What is Land & Buildings Transaction Tax? Land & Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT to many) is a property tax paid…
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July 2, 2020

Morgans Covid 19 Policies

Now that we are moving toward further easing of the current lockdown restrictions, we have set out some straightforward, client-friendly…
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June 19, 2020

Housing Market to Re-open on the 29th of June

The much-heralded re-opening of the housing market has been confirmed for the 29th of June. The First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon,…
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June 5, 2020

When will Scotland’s property market re-open?

On 21 May, the Scottish Government published ‘Scotland’s Route map through and out of the crisis’ which set out how…
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April 11, 2020

COVID-19 GUIDANCE FOR RESIDENTIAL LANDLORDS & TENANTS

Although our offices are temporarily closed to help keep us all safe and slow the spread of Coronavirus, we still…
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April 9, 2020

MAINTAINING CONTACT WITH CHILDREN DURING COVID-19

Maintaining contact with children during Covid-19 If you are a parent to children who do not live in the same…
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April 6, 2020

PREPARING A WILL DURING COVID-19

Can I have a Will prepared or update an existing Will during the Covid-19 pandemic? Yes! While staff wellbeing and…
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April 2, 2020

POWERS OF ATTORNEY DURING COVID-19

What is a Power of Attorney and do I need one? A Power of Attorney is a document that lets…
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March 31, 2020

IMPACT OF CORONAVIRUS ON HOUSE SALES & PURCHASES

Coronavirus and the impact on House Sales and Purchases Like everyone, Morgans is closely monitoring Government and NHS guidelines in…
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March 24, 2020

TEMPORARY OFFICE CLOSURE

Standing government advice on the steps that should be taken to limit the spread of COVID-19 the offices of Morgans…
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March 13, 2020

COVID – 19 UPDATE

Morgans is continually monitoring the situation regarding COVID-19. We take the health and wellbeing of our colleagues and clients seriously…
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December 23, 2019

TENANTS EMERGENCY COVER FOR THE FESTIVE PERIOD

Morgans will be closed from 5pm Monday 23rd December 2019 and re-open 9am Monday 6th January 2020 EMERGENCIES ONLY out…
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December 22, 2019

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone at Morgans

Sending you some festive cheer (with the help of Mariah) from all at Morgans minus a few of our shy…
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November 7, 2019

Are you ready for Power of Attorney Day?

Mark the date in your diary. 20th November 2019 is Power of Attorney Day across Scotland. Health and Social Care…
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October 2, 2019

Presumed Consent – for your organs – but what about your assets?

A new law, recently passed by the Scottish Parliament means that when someone dies, there will be presumed consent -…
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February 28, 2019

Morgans Bulletin – February 2019

OUR PRIVATE CLIENT TEAM Following on from our introduction to our Family Law and Litigation Department in last month’s issue;…
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January 30, 2019

Morgans Bulletin – January 2019

MEET THE TEAM 2018 proved to be a busy and exciting year for Morgans. At the beginning of the year,…
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November 16, 2018

MacBeth Currie Merge with Morgans

TWO OF THE BEST KNOWN FIRMS IN WEST FIFE AND KINROSS JOIN FORCES   1st September saw two of the…
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April 16, 2018

SPRING EDITION: FIRST FOR HOME FINANCE

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS     INSIDE THIS ISSUE Mortgage advice for the self-employed Why mortgage protection insurance makes…
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April 16, 2018

SPRING EDITION: FIRST FOR WEALTH

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS     INSIDE THIS ISSUE Tax traps the Bank of Mum and Dad should avoid…
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April 13, 2018

SPRING EDITION: FIRST FOR MONEY

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS     INSIDE THIS ISSUE More than £400 languishing in old pension pots Two-thirds without…
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January 5, 2018

IMPORTANT NOTICE – OFFICE CLOSURE SATURDAY 6TH JANUARY

WE APOLOGISE THAT DUE TO ESSENTIAL MAINTENANCE OUR OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED ON SATURDAY THE 6TH OF JANUARY. YOU CAN…
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December 22, 2017

FESTIVE OPENING HOURS

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year from all the Partners and Staff at Morgans! Our office…
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November 16, 2017

WE’RE HIRING!

Due to our continued expansion, Morgans are recruiting a Receptionist to join our team. Our receptionist will be responsible for…
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October 31, 2017

FIRST FOR HOME FINANCE: AUTUMN EDITION

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Setting up companies leaves landlords out of pocket Mortgages - Bank of…
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October 17, 2017

WE’RE HIRING!

OFFICE JUNIOR We are looking for a confident, motivated individual to support our busy legal office and work as part…
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October 17, 2017

AUTUMN EDITION – FIRST FOR WEALTH

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Winter is coming - what lies ahead? Inheritance tax: the government rakes…
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October 10, 2017

Morgans Bulletin: Paying For Care Fees

When a person requires care, the local authority for the area in which they live will undertake a financial assessment…
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October 9, 2017

Autumn Edition – First For Home Finance

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS     INSIDE THIS ISSUE Millenials: don't overlook the benefits of insurance Pension freedoms -…
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August 8, 2017

FAMILY LAW: THINKING ABOUT MOVING IN WITH YOUR PARTNER?

If you are thinking of taking the plunge and moving in with your partner give some thought to the following.…
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July 28, 2017

FAMILY LAW WITH BRIAN TAIT: PENSION VALUATION ON DIVORCE

          It is generally known that the proportion of accrued pension rights of spouses as at…
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June 7, 2017

WE’RE HIRING!

Legal Secretary (Conveyancing) This full time position involves providing direct support to our busy Conveyancing Department. Excellent organisational skills are…
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June 1, 2017

Morgans Welcomes New Partner Brian Tait

The Partners of Morgans are delighted to announce that Brian Tait joins the firm as a partner on 1st June 2017. A…
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May 8, 2017

Spring Edition First For Home Finance

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Home insurance- why it’s important to get your sums right Buy-to-Let landlords turningto…
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May 8, 2017

Spring Edition – First For Wealth

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Does how you invest reflect your generation? Are you facing a mid-life savings…
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April 12, 2017

Spring Edition – First For Money

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Does it make sense to combine your pension pots? The peace of…
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February 21, 2017

Winter Edition – First For Home Finance

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Buy-to-let tax relief changes – landlords set to pay higher bills One…
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February 21, 2017

Autumn Edition – First For Wealth

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Gen O struggling to save Investment risk – where are you on…
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January 23, 2017

EXCLUSIVE DALGETY BAY OFFER -FREE PROPERTY MARKETING!

                On average homes in Dalgety Bay are selling 65% faster than this…
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January 11, 2017

TEN WAYS TO CHANGE YOUR FINANCIAL HABITS IN 2017

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Breaking up is hard to do - your finances on divorce Paving…
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January 4, 2017

List your property in January and pay ZERO up-front marketing costs!

It's time!  Get ahead of the trend for 2017. With first time buyers at their highest levels on record and…
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October 14, 2016

We’re Hiring! Experienced Conveyancing Secretary Position Available

Experienced Conveyancing Secretary This full time position involves providing direct support to one of our Conveyancing Partners. Excellent organisational skills…
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October 11, 2016

Autumn Edition – First For Home Finance

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Accident, Sickness and Unemployment insurance explained Insuring a property you’re not living…
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October 10, 2016

Autumn Editions – First For Money

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Junior ISA – cash or stocks and shares? Surviving financially after the…
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August 16, 2016

The Big Chop for The Little Princess Trust!

On the 14th of August Alana, Jennifer, Christie and Susan of Morgans each be donated 7+ inches of their hair…
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August 2, 2016

Summer Editions – First For Money

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Who makes the financial decisions in your house? Sophisticated scams are on…
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August 2, 2016

Summer Editions – First For Home Finance

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Equity release hits new highs Getting your first mortgage – what you…
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July 29, 2016

We’re Hiring!

We have a vacancy for an Office Junior to join our team! Are you looking to start a career within…
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July 25, 2016

Summer Edition – First For Wealth Newsletter

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE ISA – flexible rules on withdrawals Choosing to diversify your portfolio Meeting…
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April 20, 2016

DIVORCES AND MORTGAGES

        YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS   In our series of Spring financial newsletters we examine Divorces…
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April 18, 2016

WILLS – SHOULD I HAVE ONE?

In this edition of the Morgans Bulletin Associate Solicitor Lynsey Rintoul discusses the importance of having a Will. Lynsey specialises in…
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March 31, 2016

National Living Wage – The Facts

Our new eNews bulletin is out now and we're focusing on the new National Living Wage and the impact for…
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February 23, 2016

Join Our Team!

We are looking to recruit a Full Time Conveyancing Solicitor to join our expanding Practice. Applications are welcome from all candidates…
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January 5, 2016

Morgans ring in the New Year!

Happy New Year! We're back at our desks and raring to go. Here is our latest eNewsletter! We welcome John…
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December 22, 2015

Winter Edition – First For Home Finance Newsletter

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE Life assurance – why it should be on your ‘to do’ list…
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December 21, 2015

Jingle all the way!

Morgans staff dressed up in their festive knitwear last Thursday all in aid of Radio Forth Cash for Kids. A big…
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December 21, 2015

Winter Edition – First For Wealth Newsletter

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS INSIDE THIS ISSUE The new dividend tax Watch out, the scammers are out in force…
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November 17, 2015

Autumn/Winter Financial Newsletter

YOUR WINDOW ON FINANCIAL MATTERS We're delighted to present our very first newsletter regarding Financial Matters. You'll find information on…
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October 29, 2015

Happy Halloween!

Our Halloween Macmillan Bake Sale is coming...we are opening our doors this coming Friday to raise money for Macmillan Cancer…
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September 21, 2015

What Our Clients Say…

A testimonial from our lovely client Joanne who recently sold with us. We are delighted to have acted for Joanne…
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September 10, 2015

Where There’s A Will There’s A Way!

Where there's a Will there's a way! Morgans are proud to be participating in Will Relief Scotland this September, supporting…
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August 31, 2015

August eNewsletter Out Now!

Our newsletter is out now! Click here to read our latest property updates and to find out how to receive…
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August 25, 2015

New Addition to Morgans’ Property Team

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Robyn Morrocco as our new Property Sales Manager. Robyn joins us with…
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July 14, 2015

Team Morgans

Team Morgans raised a magnificent £927.00 for Cancer Research UK when they took part in the Race for Life at Beveridge Park…
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July 9, 2015

Budget Update

Our latest newsletter is out and has an update on the recent budget for our clients. Click here to view it.…
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May 22, 2015

We’re Number One!

The latest ESPC stats are out this week and we are the No 1 agent for Sales and Listings in…
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May 22, 2015

Legends of Rock!

Morgans are proud to be sponsoring Legends of Rock at East End Park on Saturday 30th May. As Nazareth and…
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April 27, 2015

Updates Straight To Your Inbox!

At Morgans we like to keep our clients up to date with the latest developments in the legal and property…
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April 27, 2015

Morgans raise £2785 for Will Aid!

We're delighted to let our clients know that  we raised a total of £2785 to support Will Aid during the…
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August 21, 2014

MANAGER’S VIEW

We are proud sponsors of the Manager's View email which will be sent out to all Dunfermline Athletic Season Ticket…
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May 26, 2014

LEGAL EAGLES!

Have you spotted our new column that will be appearing regularly in The Dunfermline Press? Our experienced team of Solicitors…
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March 28, 2014

10 Steps To Get Your House Ready To Sell

When you decide to sell your home you should immediately begin referring to it as a house. Of course, you'll…
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March 21, 2014

How To Plan And Prepare For Moving Home

MOVING! The very thought of it can send chills down our spines and cause us to break out into a…
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March 20, 2014

Top Property Marketing Tips!

At Morgans we don't make you choose which property portal your home is advertised  on! We use: www.espc.com www.rightmove.co.uk www.zoopla.co.uk…
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March 14, 2014

5 Basic Ground Rules For New Home Buyers

There are few purchases in life that carry the financial and psychological weight of buying a home. Whether you are…
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March 7, 2014

How To Prepare For A Viewing In 20 Minutes or Less

It never fails. You're in the middle of a big project and the phone rings - your Estate Agent is…
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February 28, 2014

5 Tips To Help You Get The Best Price For Your House

If you want to sell your house for the most money, you can't just leave it up to fate (or…
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February 21, 2014

Top Ten Tips When Moving House

Moving house can be extremely stressful however being prepared and planning in advance can help for a smooth journey to…
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February 14, 2014

6 Ways To Save Money On Your Utility Bills

Want to save some money on your utility bills without feeling like you’re giving up a thing? Well, if you’re…
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February 7, 2014

11 Ways To Improve Your Chances Of Selling Your Home

You’re not supposed to judge a book by its cover, but the truth is that the majority of home buyers…
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January 31, 2014

How To Stage Your Home Without Breaking The Bank

A question in many home sellers' minds is, "What do I need to do to get my home ready to…
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