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                                                          26 PROPERTY ADVICE
                                                             The Home Movers’
 Hello, and welcome to the October issue of ESPC Property     Checklist
 and Interiors.
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 This issue is packed with helpful advice and information to   The best areas for first-time
 help you at any stage of your property journey – whether    buyers
 you’re a first-time buyer or a seasoned seller.
                                 50                       36 AREA SPOTLIGHT
                                                             East Lothian’s property
 If you’re thinking about selling, we’ve got the rundown of   hotspots
 what really happens at a property valuation, and you can find
 out how selling your home with ESPC this autumn can help   48 INTERIORS INSIDER
 support the environment.                                    (Trick or) Treat Yourself
 Editor                                                  50 INTERIORS INSIDER
 Of course, it’s the start of ‘spooky season’, so we’ve got you   How to have a sustainable
 covered with a scarily sophisticated selection of items to add   Halloween, with Dobbies
 Laura Mearns
 some elegance to your home this Halloween.
                                                          52 MY 9-TO-5
                                                             Teacher and author Rosie
 Elsewhere, we’re revealing the best areas for first-time buyers,   48  Steer shares her daily life
 and the hotspots across East Lothian if you’re looking to make
 a move – as well as the latest property data, and insights into
 the best areas for property investment too.

 Plus, there’s a peek into some incredible dream homes – and
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 Happy reading!  EDITORIAL: Laura Mearns       in this publication are as far as possible checked for
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