New Website Launched


We are delighted to welcome you to the new Rankin & Aitken website.

The main focus of the website is the estate agency side of the business and we'll be regularly updating the property section with the lastest domestic and commercial properties that are available for sale in the Wigtownshire region of Dumfries & Galloway, South West Scotland.

Use the search facilities to find property by location, number of bedrooms and price, or simply click the Property link, top right, to view all currently available property.


Further Information
New Rankin & Aitken Website

Latest Property


83 Sheuchan Street, Stranraer
Offers Over £110,000

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom

30 Orchard Road, Stranraer
Offers Over £85,000

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
SOLD

Knockoudie, Kirkcolm
Under Offer - Offers Around £260,000

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms

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Latest News


Bank Holiday Notice

The office will be closed Monday 2nd May due to a Public Bank Holiday.

Temporary Office Closure

Unfortunately one of our staff members has tested positive for Covid and as a result the office will closed this week.

Visiting our Office

We would be grateful if you could read the following regarding visiting our office.


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What We Do


Our main areas of work are domestic and commercial property sales and purchases, agricultural law, matrimonial/separations, Wills and Executries. We do not do much civil or criminal Court work and the firm does not provide services under the Legal Aid schemes.

The main focus of this website is on our Estate Agency business. If you require any further information on the services we provide or any of the properties we are marketing please contact us.

About Us


The firm of Rankin & Aitken Solicitors was established in Stranraer over a century ago and has been providing legal advice to local people continuously since then.

The current Partners are Kenneth G. Paterson, C.St.J., LL.B., N.P. and Derek G. Laburn, LL.B., Dip. L.P., S.S.C., N.P.

Kenneth joined the firm in 1977 and Derek arrived in 1997. Both have extensive experience.