Average buy to let property yields Scotland

Rank Area Yield Income Return Capital Return
1Y
Total Return
1Y
Capital Return
3Y
Capital Return
5Y
1 Argyll And Bute 3.6% 2.7% -3.8% - -1.3% 0.0%
2 Kinross-Shire 3.7% 2.8% 3.9% - 3.3% 1.6%
3 Dumfriesshire 4.4% 3.3% 4.3% - 0.0% 0.3%
4 Stirling 4.4% 3.3% 7.6% - 1.4% 0.8%
5 Kirkcudbrightshire 4.5% 3.3% 0.6% - - -
6 Scottish Borders 4.6% 3.5% -2.7% - 0.9% -0.5%
7 Ayrshire 4.6% 3.5% 3.9% - - -
8 West Lothian 4.8% 3.6% 4.0% - 1.7% 1.2%
9 Lanarkshire 5.0% 3.7% 6.0% - - -
10 Highland 5.0% 3.8% 7.3% - 5.1% 3.0%
11 Argyllshire 5.1% 3.8% -3.8% - -1.3% 0.0%
12 Aberdeen 5.2% 3.9% 2.8% - 5.6% 3.9%
13 Perth And Kinross 5.2% 3.9% 3.9% - 3.3% 1.6%
14 Fife 5.3% 4.0% 8.7% - 3.3% 0.8%
15 East Renfrewshire 5.3% 4.0% 1.3% - 6.5% 4.2%
16 East Lothian 5.4% 4.1% -0.6% - 2.2% -0.1%
17 Wigtownshire 5.5% 4.1% 3.6% - - -
18 Aberdeenshire 5.5% 4.1% 4.8% - 5.1% 4.1%
19 South Lanarkshire 5.6% 4.2% 3.6% - 2.9% 1.3%
20 West Dunbartonshire 5.6% 4.2% 18.6% - 5.3% 2.3%
21 Angus 5.7% 4.2% -3.4% - 3.8% 1.8%
22 Edinburgh 5.7% 4.3% 8.4% - 3.1% 2.5%
23 North Lanarkshire 5.8% 4.3% 7.4% - 6.5% 1.4%
24 Midlothian 5.8% 4.4% 13.9% - 4.7% 1.8%
25 Falkirk 5.9% 4.4% -0.6% - -2.9% 1.5%
26 East Dunbartonshire 6.0% 4.5% -4.0% - 1.1% 3.1%
27 Renfrewshire 6.2% 4.7% 8.9% - 6.7% 3.4%
28 Dundee 6.4% 4.8% -9.0% - 2.1% -0.3%
29 Moray 6.6% 5.0% 10.8% - 2.5% 1.1%
30 North Ayrshire 6.6% 5.0% 0.0% - 3.4% -1.7%
31 South Ayrshire 6.8% 5.1% 6.0% - 7.0% 1.2%
32 Orkney Islands 6.8% 5.1% 7.9% - 0.0% 3.7%
33 Shetland 6.8% 5.1% 0.6% - 2.7% 6.3%
34 East Ayrshire 7.4% 5.5% 4.2% - 1.1% 0.7%
35 Glasgow 7.9% 5.9% 7.3% - 3.3% 1.0%
36 Buteshire 8.2% 6.2% 8.9% - - -
37 Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar 9.5% 7.1% -2.7% - - -