Christine Sutherland has the type of house that many families would love to own, particularly those with teenagers who like having their pals over.
To step over the threshold of this period manse is to be enveloped in the past, complete with endless charm and plenty of quirks.
This weekend, at developments across Aberdeen, Barratt Homes will be hosting a series of events tailored especially for house hunters looking to take their first or next step on to the property ladder.
Between the towns of Beauly and Muir of Ord sits a house which enjoys uninterrupted views across the countryside towards the Kessock Bridge and beyond.
With views like this, the first thing you’d want to do in the morning is leap out of bed and pull back the curtains.
It has been 23 years since the Ernie family relocated from Norfolk to Aberdeenshire, with no idea as to what lay in store.
With stunning landscaped grounds and period character, Lurg Lodge is a hidden gem in Aberdeenshire.
If you like to make an impression in life, you can’t go far wrong with Number Eight, Oakhill Grange.
The opening of the Kessock Bridge in 1982 became a bit of a game changer for more than one reason.
If you’re looking to sell your house, you’ll be keen to get as much money as possible for it, right?
Simple in name, The Cottage manages to capture that nostalgic feeling of home in just two short words.
A children’s charity has praised the Government for beginning the repatriation process of British orphans from Syria.
It has been 10 years since Julie and Graeme Hoyle set eyes on this Georgian mansion, which dates back to 1790.
Loosely translated from Gaelic, Mullach Na Craobhan means “top of the trees” – an appropriate name as this lovely family home sits in an elevated position and enjoys treetop-height views across Loch Linnhe.
If you want to sell your home before Christmas, there’s still time, so long as you act quickly and put it on the market as soon as possible.
You shouldn’t judge a book by its cover, or so the saying goes.
As the back garden is full of cherry trees that are covered in beautiful white blossom in spring and turn a glorious shade of red in the autumn, it’s fitting that this home in Old Speybridge, on the outskirts of Grantown, is called The Geans – a variety of wild or sweet cherry.
A one-bedroom flat doesn’t have to mean small, as proven by this gorgeous pad in the Ferryhill area of Aberdeen.
Secluded and filled with original features, there’s something mesmerising about Carronbank House.
The next government should make all new homes accessible and adaptable, according to a coalition of housing and charity groups.
Home is a sense of belonging, of family occasions where you return year upon year to your old bedroom – where the old posters stubbornly cling to the wall.
The leafy green of the Virginia creeper has turned to burnished red, and the climbing plant will soon shed its fiery foliage as winter sets in.
The soft pink granite sparkles in the gloom, and appears even more beautiful with age.
Hayley MacLeod can’t stand clutter.
On the outskirts of Inverness there’s a house that contains many desirable items that a lot of house-hunters hope to find in their dream home.
Loch Ness made headlines across the world last week after it was revealed a DNA study pointed to something fishy.
For more than 300 years, Craig Castle was a Gordon stronghold.
You’ll never be stuck for something to do in the Granite City, but the appeal of the countryside can also hold sway.
Made In Chelsea stars Louise Thompson and Ryan Libbey have revealed the recent transformations they have made to their townhouse.
‘Green Den is my favourite house in the world’: Why this family will be sad to say goodbye to their Aberdeenshire gem
It is not difficult to find a stunning house in the north-east, where traditional granite properties mix with idyllic steadings.
Patrick McDonald was perhaps destined to own Ythanside, making his intentions known years before the period property came on the market.
When it comes to building a home there’s often an essential checklist filled with important dates such as when the foundations are to go in or when the plumber is due on site.