2013 Survey
Scottish Estate Benchmarking

January 2014

Rural estates in Scotland have performed strongly in 2013 as the wider economy shows signs of improvement.

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A positive year across the rural sector

 

Strong results have been posted in 2013 for Scottish estates, with an improving outlook extending across all estate assets.

 
 
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Income across 'All Estates' in Scotland

 

Income increased across all key sectors in 2013 with the most notable results in the commercial sector.

 
 
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Key sectors show marked improvement

 

Renewed economic confidence certainly played a part as income on all key sectors in Scotland increased throughout the year.

 
 
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Expenditure on Scottish rural estates

 

Expenditure on Scottish rural estate has witnessed its largest increase since 2010 but it is still below the increase in gross income.

 
 
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The performance of Scottish rural assets

 

Rural assets in Scotland continue to outperform alternative assets with farmland contributing significantly to this performance.

 
 
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The outlook for rural estates in Scotland

 

Identifying the opportunities and threats for rural estates in Scotland.

 
 
 

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Jonathan Henson

Jonathan Henson

Director
Estate Management

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Ian Bailey

Ian Bailey

Director
Rural Research

Savills Margaret Street

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Ewan Berkeley

Ewan Berkeley

Director
Rural

Savills Brechin

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Charles Dudgeon FRICS

Charles Dudgeon FRICS

Director
Rural Sales

Savills Edinburgh

+44 (0) 131 247 3702

 

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