Property agent JLL Scotland held a reception for staff, clients and other guests in the Forth Floor restaurant at Harvey Nichols in Edinburgh.
Alasdair Humphery, head of the office, welcomed those attending who included Chris Ireland, the firm’s UK CEO.
Mr Ireland spoke about the resilience of the market and the enthusiasm of overseas investors for British property assets.
Among the familiar faces at the event were David Melhuish, chief executive of the Scottish Property Federation, and John Kennedy who was a major figure in the sector in the early 2000s.
Words and photos by Terry Murden (not to be reproduced without permission)