East of Scotland
The East of Scotland area is an excellent place to live and work. Perthshire is one of the most attractive places in the UK to set up home. Not only is it one of the most beautiful parts of the UK, it promises city and rural living, educational diversity and excellence and access to high quality shopping, arts and leisure. Dundee is a vibrant and modern city, proud of its tradition and history. Set by the River Tay on one of Europe's most impressive geographic locations, it is the "City of Discovery" - famous for innovation and invention. With its lovely scenery and excellent quality of life, Angus is an ideal place to settle - an unspoiled coastline with long stretches of white beach, the picturesque Strathmore Valley and the spectacular Angus Glens.
Angus takes up most of the north part of our region. It is a place of opportunity and variety. With continued investment in the economic and social development the economy of Angus has seen a significant boost in recent years. Angus offers exceptional educational opportunities from pre-school to higher education, supporting learning for all levels. Angus offers an abundance of opportunities for indoor and outdoor sports such as golf, hill walking, cycling, rock climbing, sailing and angling.
Perthshire is not only one of the most beautiful parts of the UK, it promises city and rural living, educational diversity and excellence and access to high quality shopping, arts and leisure. Its main town Perth recently gained the Best Quality of Life in Britain award. The excellence of Perth's mix of state and independent schools means that examination performances outstrip the Scottish average. Ravishing Countryside, a buoyant economic and social scene, and welcoming, gentle and imaginative people - it's not hard to see that life can be lived in Perthshire the way it's meant to be.
The East of Scotland's main city, Dundee, is a hub of medical research and advancement. The city has undergone a massive regeneration project which has resulted in a revitalised city centre with a bustling retail and leisure scene. With Victoria and Albert Museum at Dundee and the Dundee Contemporary Arts centre, the city is rich with culture and prospects. Dundee also offers excellent educational opportunities with the choice of highly rated state schools and a historic independent school.
There is a range of housing to suit all tastes and price ranges, whether you are looking for an urban pad or a rural hideaway. There is a great choice of different types of properties such as flats, villas, cottages and houses; you can find affordable housing whether you are renting or buying in the East of Scotland.
The East of Scotland has excellent road and rail links, with Edinburgh and Glasgow only an hour away. Dundee's airport provides easy access to rest of the UK. This means that commuting is never too long or too far.
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