Estate Agent Selkirk

Buying in Selkirk

Selkirk is a historic town in the Scottish Borders, situated on the Ettrick Water, approximately 38 miles southeast of Edinburgh. Known for its rich history and strong sense of community, Selkirk is one of the oldest Royal Burghs in Scotland. The town played a significant role in Scottish history, notably during the Battle of Flodden in 1513, where many of its men perished.

Selkirk is also home to several historic landmarks. The ruins of the 12th-century Selkirk Abbey and the 18th-century Haining House.

The town centre of Selkirk is characterised by its narrow streets and historic buildings, creating a charming and picturesque atmosphere. Market Place is the heart of the town, hosting markets and events that bring the community together. Selkirk’s economy has traditionally been based on the textile industry, and while this has declined, the town still celebrates its heritage with various festivals and events.

Selkirk offers a range of outdoor activities, benefiting from its location in the scenic Scottish Borders. The surrounding Ettrick and Yarrow Valleys provide opportunities for hiking, fishing, and exploring the beautiful countryside. The town also has several parks and recreational facilities, adding to the quality of life for residents and visitors.

Known for its strong community spirit, Selkirk hosts various cultural events and festivals throughout the year, celebrating its rich traditions and vibrant local culture. The town’s blend of historical significance, cultural heritage, and scenic beauty makes it a compelling destination for visitors and a cherished home for its residents.

Why Use Real Estate Agent

When it comes to selling or buying your next property in or around Stirling, Real Estate Agent is one of the most established teams to choose in helping you.

  • You’ll benefit from an independent, local property support team.
  • Your own personal, experienced property expert.
  • Professional photography, floor plans, 360degree tours or video.
  • A choice of Ad upgrades.
  • Your property featured on Zoopla and Rightmove.

At Real Estate Agent we guide you through every step of the way when selling your real estate, including:

Advice on valuation, how best to present your property, sale negotiation and liaising with solicitors.