A leading independent property consultancy with expertise covering a broad spectrum of property related services

Estate Agents in Inverness

Phiddy Robertson and the Estate Agency team in our Inverness office have extensive experience in selling a wide range of town houses, country houses, farms and estates throughout Inverness and the Highlands while a dedicated team headed by Sarah Hazzard bring the same high standard of expertise to our lettings and management service. We also provide a full range of rural and forestry services.

Reay House
17 Old Edinburgh Road

t: 01463 224343
e: inverness@galbraithgroup.com

Opening hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Due to Government COVID restrictions our High Street offices are open by appointment only for sales and lettings, all other offices are closed and business continues to operate through remote working, telephone and email.

Our people

Christian Wroe

BSc (Hons) MRICS


Christian undertakes management on Highland Estates with diverse employment, residential property, sporting, renewable energy and diversification footprints. Being a Registered Valuer and fulfilling regular compensation work completes a broad skill set.

Claire Acheson

MA (Hons) DipSurv MRICS

Senior Associate | Rural, Valuations, AMC Finance

Claire has worked in Inverness since 2010, having joined Galbraith as a graduate and qualified as a rural chartered surveyor in 2012. She is involved in the management of a number of Highland estates as well as carrying out a wide range of valuation and professional consultancy work.

Claire Macdonald

Graduate Surveyor | Rural

Claire joined the Galbraith Inverness office in October 2020 as a Graduate Rural Surveyor having gained a RICS accredited First Class Honours Degree in Rural Business Management at Scotland’s Rural College (SRUC) Edinburgh. She is now working towards achieving her APC and is involved with a wide range of professional and estate management work.

Dougal Lindsay

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Partner | Rural, Energy, Valuations

Based in the Inverness office, Dougal is primarily involved in a wide variety of rural estate management roles, ranging from clients with lowland urban fringe properties to traditional highland sporting estates. In addition Dougal is involved with professional consultancy and valuation instructions in the Highland area. Having previously trained with and worked for Buccleuch Estates for seven years he then joined the firm in 2003 initially dealing with commercial property management.

Heather Coyle

BSc Forest Management

Forestry Consultant | Forestry

Heather joined Galbraith in 2020, having previously worked with the firm as a student. She works as a forestry consultant providing advice on all aspects of woodland management, with a particular emphasis on woodland creation and grant support. Heather has worked as a forester both in the Highlands and North East of Scotland since 2016.

Iain Russell


Rural, Valuations

Iain Russell is based in our Edinburgh office and provides wide-ranging consultancy, management and valuation advice throughout our business. He specialises in advising clients including estates, farms, private companies and individuals on a broad range of strategic issues.

John Bound


Consultant | Sales, Farm Sales, Estate Sales, Premium Property Buying

John is based in the Inverness office where he has practiced for most of his career. He is head of the Estate Agency Department in the north, specialising in the buying and selling farms, estates and country houses. He also undertakes estate management and rural valuation work.

John Pullen


Associate | Building Surveying

John joined Galbraith in 2018 as a Project Manager and is based in the Inverness Office. As a Chartered Engineer with 20 years of experience he manages large scale building construction projects and infrastructure installations throughout Scotland. John has previously managed the construction of commercial buildings, bridge and track works to support forestry operations, estate wide electrification projects and numerous hydro schemes.

Juliette Hay Dingwall

BDes. (Hons) MRICS

Building Surveying

Juliette joined the Inverness Building Surveying and Architectural Department in 2014. Her career in Architectural Design spans 12 years, predominately involved in the conservation and restoration of historic buildings at the design stage and throughout the project management.

Kyle Sharpe

BSC Hons

Forester | Forestry

Kyle joined Galbraith in January 2021, after completing a honours degree in Forestry Management at the Scottish School of Forestry (UHI). He has experience working in urban forestry and arboriculture throughout the Highlands, during his time with his Fathers arboricultural company. Kyle has a keen interest in tree health and safety, along with tree pest and disease identification and management.

Louise Alexander


Senior Associate | Forestry

Louise is based in the Inverness office, providing advice on all woodland management issues with a particular emphasis on Long Term Forest planning and specialist tree surveys. Louise has been working in the Highlands forestry industry for over 8 years and joined Galbraith in 2015 and also focuses on carbon.

Maree Johnstone


Maree, based across our Inverness and Elgin offices, has worked as an estate agent in the Highland region for over 12 years. She specialises on Inverness city property as well as on property in the surrounding areas. Maree also advises on investment property.

Marsaili Macleod


Lettings Manager | Lettings

Marsaili is based in our Inverness office. She is a member of the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) and holds the Property mark qualification in the Sale of Residential Property (Scotland) and the Residential Lettings and Property Management (Scotland) Level 6. A Landlord herself, she understands the process from the Landlords prospective and has an excellent knowledge of the local Lettings market.

Neil Wright


Senior Associate | Rural

Neil joined Galbraith in 2011 and was based in the central belt until 2016 when he moved to our Inverness office. He has experience of managing city fringe and Highland Estates and undertakes all aspects of professional consultancy work such as negotiations and estate management, with a particular interest in fishery management and agriculture.

Phiddy Robertson


Senior Associate | Sales

Phiddy joined Galbraith in 2008 and is based in our Inverness office. An Associate member of the RICS and a member of the National Association of Estate Agents, she heads up residential sales in the Highlands and handles the sale of town and rural properties. An active member of the local business community, Phiddy is on the committee of the local branch of Women in Property and represents Galbraith in supporting young people in the area.

Rachel Urquhart

Graduate Surveyor | Rural

Rachel joined Galbraith in October 2020 as a Graduate Rural Surveyor in the Inverness office. She graduated from the University of Glasgow with an honours degree in Biochemistry and is currently studying to complete the Rural Estate and Land Management masters in Harper Adams. Rachel is working towards qualifying as a rural chartered surveyor, and is involved in many aspects of estate management and professional work.

Samantha Clyne


Sam joined Galbraith in May 2014 and is one of the key members of our Estate Agency team in Inverness. She has considerable experience in this area of work and acts as a negotiator/property assistant covering sales of residential property, farms and estates.

Sarah Hazzard


Lettings Manager | Lettings

Sarah joined Galbraith in 2016 running the Lettings Department in both the Inverness and Elgin offices covering Moray and Speyside.  She is a Member of the Association of Letting Agents and a Member of the National Association of Estate Agents. She is qualified with the highest industry qualification delivered by the ARLA Propertymark.

Tim Kirkwood


Partner | Rural, Energy, Valuations

Based in our Inverness office, Tim is a member of the Rural Team, providing management services and consulting to a wide range of clients. An Honours graduate in Ecology, he has particular expertise in aquaculture work.