Outstanding Service Built Around You


"The property market is constantly changing, and we're consistantly innovating to stay ahead. What doesn't change is our commitment to exceptional customer service and our promise to deliver the best possible results to our customers."

Simon Rettie

Managing Director


At Rettie & Co we understand just how much your property means to you. That's why we put your requirements at the heart of everything we do. Wherever you live, and whatever type of property you own, we'll provide you with a tailored service that will deliver the results that you're looking for.

Outstanding Customer


You’ll receive the highest level of customer service from all of our property specialists. They’ll keep you informed every step of the way and make your sales or letting experience smooth and straightforward.

A Proven Approach

At Rettie & Co. we will create a bespoke marketing package for your property that will place your requirements front and centre. Using our expertise and experience, we’ll provide the most effective mix of services, employing a tailored approach that has proved successful time and again.

Research-Based Property Intelligence

You need someone who makes smart decisions to handle your property. With the largest in-house property research team in Scotland, we have access to the latest information from across the UK property market, so we can give you the best advice and service.


Expertise At Your Service

We have the contacts, resources and branch network to help you, whether you are selling or letting a city-centre flat, a premium home or an estate anywhere in Scotland or the northeast of England.

Individual Know-How

Talk to any of our agents and you'll find a dedicated professional with a real passion for property. You can be certain that our staff have the training, qualifications and experience needed to deliver the best possible service.


Local Knowledge

Visit any of our branches and you'll enjoy the benefit of our exceptional local market knowledge. All our branches are fully supported by our head office, ensuring they have the resources they need to serve you effectively.

International Reach

It's vital that your property is seen by as many interested parties as possible. Our unrivalled reputation and extensive network gives us a high profile in the market, and our dedicated marketing platform and database of active leads allows us to reach  people all over the world.

A Trusted Partner

"Rettie & Co. secured me a great tenant and walked me through the whole process of renting out my property. With a move overseas to manage, they provided a 5 star service which was hugely appreciated."


"I received and excellent service throughout the whole sales cycle. Zoe kept me informed at each stage and after every viewing. I would highly recommend Rettie & Co. to family and friends and will continue using them in the future."

A Harbison, Landlord

T Deans, Vendor


Selling Your Property

A Guide to the Rettie & Co. Approach

Marketing Services

We offer the following range of marketing services to create a bespoke marketing strategy for you.


Selling With Rettie

Our approach to selling property has been refined over many years. It provides an effective and stress-free process that will deliver the best possible sale for your property. For more details, talk to your local Rettie & Co. team.


Stage 1


If you are thinking of selling your property, we’ll be very happy to visit and give you a report on market conditions, as well as an initial no-obligation appraisal of your home.

Should you decide to sell with us, our final assessment of your property will be made in conjunction with the Single Survey and Valuation that will be carried out as part of your Home Report (see Stage 2).


Stage 2

Home Report

You have to provide a Home Report to show anyone who is genuinely interested in buying your property; this is a legal requirement. A Home Report has three compulsory features: A Single Survey and Valuation, an Energy Report, and a Property Questionnaire.

We can advise you on the best platforms or firms to use to create your Home Report. Alternatively, we can arrange for a Home Report to be carried out and produced on your behalf.


Stage 3


We will give you honest, well-informed advice on the best way to sell your property and we will create a bespoke marketing strategy for you. We will then prepare the material that will be used to market your property.

This step involves the commissioning of high-quality photography of your home and the production of floorplans. You’ll be able to choose from a number of proven brochure styles. There is also the opportunity to have a video of your property made. 

Your property will be placed on our website, which attracts in excess of 190,000 visits a month and is linked to key property portals such as Rightmove, OnTheMarket, and www.thelondonoffice.co.uk.


Stage 4


When your property is launched to market, a For Sale board will go up and viewings will start. If you are unable to attend, 
a member of staff will conduct viewings on your behalf.

Our database contains the details of over 8,000 active buyers. We will e-mail all relevant buyers with details of your property. We can send out information through our Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts.

We can also advertise your property at competitive rates 
in national newspapers and magazines such as The Times, The Scotsman, and The Herald.


Stage 5 & 6

Reporting & Communication, Negotiations

Stage 5 - Reporting & Communication
We are committed to transparency in our service delivery and will keep in touch at every stage of the selling process. 
You will receive regular reports from your selling agent. These will include feedback from viewings and details of the follow-up contacts we make with potential buyers. Making the process as smooth 
as possible for you.

Stage 6 - Negotiations

Our experienced team will conduct negotiations on your behalf. We will use our expertise to meet your objectives for the sale and will liaise closely with you to agree a strategy to get you the very best deal.We will keep you informed and up-to-date with every new development during the negotiation process. You’ll be able to call your selling agent at any time to discuss how things are going. 


Stage 7

Conveyances, Missives & Completion

During the final stage of the process we will be in contact with your solicitor to help facilitate the conclusion of your property sale. 

We will remain actively involved all the way through to the handover stage to help make the entire process as smooth 
as possible for you.

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Meet The Team

Your Rettie Edinburgh Team

James Whitson

Director of Edinburgh Sales

James graduated from Newcastle University in 1995, and worked in Edinburgh for Chiene and Tait for two years after graduation. He then changed track and began his property career in 1997 in London, doing acquisitions and property search. He joined Rettie & Co. in 2001, on his return to Scotland. He is now Director of Sales with responsibility for the Edinburgh Team, and is focused on growing and expanding our market share within the City. He brings a wealth of experience to each property transaction he deals with and has a large client base across the city.


0131 624 4061

11 Wemyss Place


Unrivalled Service & Knowledge in Edinburgh Residential Sales

In Edinburgh, the Rettie & Co. name stands for exceptional customer service. From our prominent regional office in Jesmond, our Residential Sales team has an unrivalled knowledge across the Edinburgh market.

Edinburgh's property market continues to perform well whether it be the sale of apartments, terraces or larger family homes. Core areas within Edinburgh attract first time buyers, downsizers, and is a hotspot for familes. We have local, national, and international reach and our strengths include the following:


Our applicant database is proactively managed to ensure your property is introduced to buyers actively looking in your marketplace.

Market Reach

We provide focused marketing all the whilst tailoring our service to the clients' requirements.

Market Research

Our dedicated Research Department hives us an unrivalled understanding of the market, which allows us to be proactive and focused.

Local Knowledge

Our sales team has a deep-rooted understanding of Edinburgh's key residential areas across all sectors of the market.

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Our experienced regional sales teams have a proven track record of achieving the best possible outcomes for their clients.
Backed up by the resources of our in-house research unit, they pride themselves on their local knowledge and connections and provide a personal and bespoke service.

Get in touch with your local Rettie team 

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