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Which Lairdship Schemes Respond to Email and How Quickly

05-Nov-08

Who’re active? Who’re out walking in the highlands? Who get lost in the mist? Image via Wikipedia We decided to do an email survey of the lairdship schemes we have already reviewed, and the results have been very very interesting. We can now say that Scottishlaird.com, Lochaber Highland Estates, Moon Estates  and Scottish Highland Titles […]

The Ideal Christmas Gift: A Scottish Lairdship

26-Oct-08

The lairdship schemes we have reviewed on this site sell in all sorts of different online outlets to all sorts of niche markets. However, Christmas must be considered the Big One for all of these companies when Mister or Missus decides she or he can make his or her gift this year a little more […]

Highland Heritage Services: Laird of Glenmore and Kingsdale

14-Oct-08

  Price: £29.95+ Title: Laird or Lady of Glenmore and Laird or Lady of Kingsdale Website: www.highlandlairdtitles.com and www.laird-of-glenmore.com Payment: Credit Cards Two titles from the far flung Isle of Sanday in the Orkneys from Highland Heritage Services run by Tom Canavan. We’re not sure what the unique selling point is here, aside from the […]

Sonachan Hotel: Laird of Kincavel

14-Oct-08

Image via Wikipedia Price: £19.90+ Title: Laird or Lady of Kincavel Website: www.moonestates.com Payment: Various If any of the lairdships reviewed on this website is to be considered the ‘Big Beast’ of the industry, then Laird of Kincavel might take the laurels. Our generic search brought up the title on the moonestates.com site, which seems […]

Instant Royalty: Laird or Lady of Jura

13-Oct-08

Image via Wikipedia Price: $97+ Title: Lord, Laird or Lady of Jura Website: www.instantroyalty.com / become-a-lord.co.uk Payment: No idea, fatigue set in. When the Duke of Argyll‘s Scottish residence, Inveraray Castle, is used in a header image for a site which is selling lairdships from an island some three hour’s journey from the building, alarm bells […]

Scottish Land Sales: Laird of Bandrum

13-Oct-08

  Price: £29.95+ Title: Laird or Lady of Bandrum Website: www.scottishlandsales.co.uk Payment: Paypal & Credit Cards There’s lots to like about the Scottish Land Sales site: it is straightforward, easy to navigate and looks very Scottish. Like Lochaber Highland Estates (reviewed here) Liz and Sandy Dean actually identify the parcel of land which Lairds and […]

Lochaber Highland Estates: Laird of Lochaber

12-Oct-08

Price: £29.99+ Title: Laird, Lord or Lady of Lochaber Website: www.lochaberhighlandestates.com Payment: Credit Cards A very professional offering. By concentrating on one title, offering accommodation and discounts on country club membership, Lochaber Highland Estates immediately strikes the prospective customer as the real deal. Unlike Scottish Highland Titles (see our review here), the people behind this […]

Scottish Titles on Google

11-Oct-08

To find out about sites and businesses marketing the title laird over the internet we began by using the search term “scottish title”. With over 490,000 hits you might think this is a fairly crowded market place, we’re not so sure, and over the next few months will be examining the offerings in detail. Some […]

Scottish Highland Titles: Glencairn, Glencrannog & John O’Groats

11-Oct-08

Price: £24.99 + Titles: Laird or Lady of Glencairn, Laird or Lady of John O’Groats, Laird or Lady of Glencrannog Est. 1983 Website: www.scottishhighlandtitles.com & www.mac-sothis.com Payment: PayPal Also marketed through www.geniegadgets.com All three titles sold by Scottish Highland Titles come with certificates, map and directions on how to find your square foot of land, […]