Buying through Matchmaker Scheme
On this page you can find out how to register your interest in purchasing an empty home and view empty homes for sale.
Buying an empty home
If you are interested in purchasing an empty home, we can help you find the property, or properties, that are right for you.
You can view empty homes for sale and complete an online form to register an interest.
When registering your interest you can let us know your requirements for the property, such as:
We can then pass your contact details to the owners of any suitable properties.
Benefits for buyers include:
- It is free to register your details on our website
- An empty home needing repair can be purchased on a lower budget, and can provide an opportunity to personalise the property to your preferences
- You can find a wide range of properties with many sizes, types and conditions available
There may be further incentives available to the buyer, such as:
- reduced rated VAT available for eligible works done by VAT registered contractor to the property if it has been empty for 2 or more years
- service and merchants discounts
- energy efficiency loans and grants
View the Empty Property Matchmaker Scheme privacy notice (PDF 208KB).
The Empty Homes Service will share your details with sellers of properties that match your requirements, and also share the sellers details with you to follow-up.
Empty homes for sale
Upper Cabra Farm Cottage, Fetterangus, AB42 4LU
3 bedroom bungalow
Price: open to offers
View property schedule for Upper Cabra Farm Cottage, Fetterangus (PDF 970KB).
10 Queens Road, Boddam, AB42 3AX
2 bedroom semi-detached bungalow
View property schedule for 10 Queens Road, Boddam (PDF 1.03MB).
1 St. Catherine Street, Banff, AB45 1HU
5 bedroom detached mansion house
View property schedule for 1 St. Catherine Street, Banff (PDF 1.38MB).
87 High Street, Cuminestown, AB53 5YH
3 bedroom semi-detached house
View property schedule for 87 High Street, Cuminestown (PDF 1.48MB).
3 Stills Buildings, School Road, Kintore, AB51 0UX
2 bedroom first floor flat
View property schedule for 3 Stills Buildings, Kintore (PDF 1.61MB).
1 Poplar Crescent, Peterhead, AB42 2DG
2 bedroom end-terrace house
View property schedule for 1 Poplar Crescent, Peterhead (PDF 470KB).
1 School Lane, Turriff, AB53 4EP
3 bedroom mid-terrace house
View property schedule for 1 School Lane, Turriff (PDF 809KB).
3 The Square, Ellon, AB41 9JB
3 bedroom first floor flat
View property schedule for 3 The Square, Ellon (PDF 514KB).
19 Constitution Street, Peterhead, AB42 1SD
1 bedroom first floor flat
View property schedule for 19 Constitution Street, Peterhead (PDF 608KB).
22 Backgate, Peterhead, AB42 1LN
3 bedroom maisonette
View property schedule for 22 Backgate, Peterhead (PDF 1.24MB).
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