An area famed for its outstanding urban beauty, engineering expertise and commercial centre, it is no wonder that property in Falkirk for sale is so popular. This town is located in the Central Lowlands of Scotland, half way between Glasgow and Edinburgh. The area can attribute its success largely to its location on the Forth and Clyde Canal, at the junction of the Union Canal – its location became a pinpoint for trade during the Industrial Revolution, when the Scottish steel and iron industries were at their height. Nowadays, like most of the UK's heavy industry, most of the iron and steel factories of the area have been closed down. However, the economy of the area has found alternative ways on which to thrive; the town is now heavily largely reliant on tourism and retail, and it also benefits from a substantial publishing sector.
Those looking to move to the area will be pleased by the variety of homes for sale here. In many respects, the suburban nature of the location lends itself to families, which is why you will find an extensive selection of semi detached properties in the town. Many of these houses are not unreasonably priced so it is possible to bag a bargain. Families will also benefit from other aspects of the town including:
Those coming to work in the area, or people who are not quite ready to buy, could benefit from rental property in Falkirk. Studios and single bedroom apartments can be rented at an extremely cost-effective £295 pcm, while the family home market also offers a good selection of relatively low cost housing. Make Regionproperty.co.uk your first port of call for your new home in the area. This website features flats and houses to buy and rent in the immediate vicinity and across the UK.