Could historic blue plaques put off buyers?

As English Heritage undertakes a review of London’s famous blue plaques, some buyers are now debating whether they want one on their property where it points to connections with slavery, colonialism or racism, says law firm.

Landmark Edinburgh school site returns to the open market

The imposing former Royal High School building on Edinburgh’s Calton Hill has lain largely empty since the 1960s. It’s been the subject of a realm of development proposals, from a luxury hotel to a home for the Scottish Parliament, a music school, and a national photography centre.