Hiring: Photographer/Videographer

  • Written by Evan Murphy
  • Careers
  • May 09th, 2024

Please send us a STAND OUT cover letter with your application, detailing what you can bring to this role in the Umega team, and why we’d be mad not to hire you! (Applications without covering letters will not be considered).

In 2024 (and beyond), we are continuing to…

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The PRS continues to shrink and rents continue to rise

  • Written by Evan Murphy
  • General
  • April 04th, 2024

THE PRIVATE RENTED SECTOR IS SHRINKING

We’re seeing big changes in the Edinburgh private rented sector (PRS) this year compared to 2023 & 2022. The total number of properties in the PRS is shrinking due to higher interest rates putting pressure…

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A Landlord’s Guide to Switching Letting Agencies in Edinburgh

  • Written by Evan Murphy
  • General
  • March 14th, 2024

Being a landlord comes with various responsibilities, including managing your property through a letting agency. However, there may come a time when you feel the need to switch to a new letting agency in Edinburgh. Whether you’re seeking better service, improved communication, or more competitive fees, the process…

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Off Market Sales

Naturally, some of our landlords sell their properties each year as their circumstances change.

 

For many of these landlords, we support them through successfully selling their properties on the open market, but in some circumstances an off-market sale is a better option and becomes a…

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Edinburgh Sales Market Update - March 2024

THE HEALTHIEST EDINBURGH PROPERTY SALES MARKET WE’VE SEEN FOR YEARS

 

The 2024 Edinburgh residential sales market has quickly snapped into gear and all the signs so far are that this is the healthiest market we’ve seen for…

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Edinburgh Rental Market Update - March 2024

  • Written by Evan Murphy
  • General
  • February 29th, 2024


The start of 2024 has seen a big change in the Edinburgh rental market.

After 2 years of low levels of available properties, fierce competition from tenants for new properties and fast rising rents, the rental market appears to be…

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Hiring: Electrician

  • Written by Evan Murphy
  • Careers
  • February 07th, 2024

Umega Home Repairs are adding an electrician to our burgeoning team of Technicians.

Umega is an independent Edinburgh business that’s become the top letting agency in the UK. We’ve got here by looking after people and their properties. The number of properties we manage is growing and we’re about to…

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Hiring: Senior Letting Negotiator - CLOSED

  • Written by Evan Murphy
  • Careers
  • January 30th, 2024

Please send us a STAND OUT cover letter with your application, detailing what you can bring to this role and our award-winning team, and why we’d be mad not to hire you.  PLEASE NOTE: Applications without covering letters will not be considered. 

We’re looking…

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Hiring: Content Creator - Part Time - CLOSED

  • Written by Evan Murphy
  • Careers
  • January 25th, 2024

Please send us a STAND OUT cover letter with your application, detailing what you can bring to this role in Team Umega, and why we’d be mad not to hire you! (Applications without covering letters will not be considered).

In 2024 (and beyond), we…

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We're Moving Office

  • Written by Evan Murphy
  • General
  • January 23rd, 2024

 

From Monday the 29th January, we’ll be working out of a new office at The North Quarter on Ferry Road, situated to the north west of Edinburgh’s city centre. The North Quarter is a terrific location for our team to access different parts of…

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