DJ Alexander

David Alexander: Don't lock market into rent control 'straight-jacket'

David Alexander, managing director of property firm DJ Alexander, discusses the potential setbacks of introducing rent-controlled areas in Scotland.

Published 26 August 2021

DJ Alexander: Scottish private rental market is booming

A £7,000 a month Edinburgh property was successfully let in one day, highlighting the booming private rental market according to property firm DJ Alexander. 

Published 19 August 2021

David Alexander: Extension of LBTT holiday would increase revenues

David Alexander, joint chief executive officer of apropos by DJ Alexander, discusses how extending the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) holiday beyond the end of March would increase revenues.

Published 26 January 2021

Scotland must encourage investors into its property market to support the economy, says Apropos

Scotland must encourage investors into its property market up to investors as a way of supporting its economy once the coronavirus recedes according to a  property management firm Apropos.

Published 2 October 2020

Property owners shift from short to long term letting, says DJ Alexander

Property owners are shifting from short to long term letting as coronavirus hits holiday lets, according to DJ Alexander.

Published 26 March 2020

Santander UK provides £7m funding package to DJ Alexander

Edinburgh property firm DJ Alexander is set for expansion following £7 million in funding from Santander UK.

Published 21 November 2019

Stamp Duty Land Tax changes 'won't address housing market issues'

Proposed changes to stamp duty land tax rates and ways of charging will not address housing issues and could make things worse, a property management firm has argued.

Published 20 August 2019