First Scottish Group is Scotland’s leading independent firm of professional searchers, delivering a comprehensive suite of fast and accurate search services, primarily for the residential and commercial property markets
Best known for its title and property searching, First Scottish also offers other searching services in areas such as plans support, title investigation and rectification, environmental reports and mining reports.
In addition, through First Scottish Document Management, the Group provides intelligent solutions to help streamline processes, increase accessibility to business critical information and reduce storage costs.
In May 2016, First Scottish completed the sale of its non-core businesses, Legal Post, a secure document exchange network, and First Post, a postal firm, to DX, the independent parcels, mail and logistics operator.
Souter Investments invested in First Scottish Group following the onset of the Global Financial Crisis providing finance to recapitalise the Company’s balance sheet and support management’s growth strategy.