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ESPC: East Lothian sees rising sales volumes and selling prices in first quarter

From January to March 2021, the volume of property sales in East Lothian was up 26.1% compared to the previous year, according to the latest figures published by ESPC.

Published 8 April 2021

ESPC: Property sales volume rises steeply as LBTT holiday comes to an end

The first three months of 2021 saw the volume of property sales in Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders rise by 55.7% compared to the previous year, according to ESPC's House Price Report for March 2021.

Published 6 April 2021

Property selling prices rise in Dumfries and Galloway while selling times fall

Between December 2020 and February 2021, the average property selling price in Dumfries and Galloway was £177,319, a 14.9 per cent increase on the same period last year, ESPC reports.

Published 19 March 2021

ESPC: Agents report strong buyer demand for homes in Scotland despite second lockdown

The Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) recently reported that interest from potential property buyers in Scotland was down during February, however, ESPC agents across the southern half of Scotland are reporting the opposite with significant buyer demand and enquiries for homes.

Published 12 March 2021

ESPC: Fife and Kinross see faster selling times as fewer homes come to market

Between December 2020 and February 2021, the average property selling price in East Fife, West Fife and Kinross was £218,393, up 11.9% compared to the previous year, according to the latest data from ESPC.

Published 10 March 2021

ESPC: Growth in new property listings slows as selling prices increase year-on-year

The average property selling price in Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders over the past three months was £265,953, up 7.4% compared to the same period last year, according to the latest figures from ESPC. 

Published 4 February 2021

Edinburgh rents drop amid shift to homeworking and decline in demand for Airbnbs

The move to homeworking and a decline in demand for short-stay Airbnb lets, as well as worries about Covid rates in urban areas, are thought to have contributed to rents plummetting in Edinburgh.

Published 27 January 2021

ESPC reveals top selling areas in Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders throughout 2020

Edinburgh-based real estate consultants ESPC has revealed the top selling areas in Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders throughout 2020.

Published 25 January 2021

ESPC: Q4 2020 sees significant year-on-year increase in homes coming to market

In the fourth quarter of 2020, the average property selling price in Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders was £269,542, up 8.1% compared to last year, according to the latest data released by ESPC.

Published 8 January 2021

ESPC: Scottish property market remains 'exceptionally busy' as prices rise year-on-year

Scottish property prices are continuing to rise year on year as the average selling price from August to October Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders rose by 7.9% to reach £270,983. 

Published 3 November 2020

ESPC: Housing market sees rising selling prices in first quarter since lockdown restrictions eased

From July 1 to September 30, the average selling price in Edinburgh, the Lothians, Fife and the Borders was £266,149, up 5.2% compared to the same period last year, according to property consultant ESPC.

Published 2 October 2020

ESPC: Scottish property market sees strong demand after restrictions are relaxed

The Scottish Property market has seen a huge demand since the coronavirus lockdown restrictions have been eased, according to property firm ESPC.

Published 17 July 2020

ESPC: How the Scottish property market might move forward after lockdown

ESPC has highlighted how the Scottish property market might move forward after the coronavirus lockdown measures have been eased.

Published 26 May 2020

Solicitors note uptick in sales following virtual viewing

 ESPC agents have reported that some buyers are choosing to submit an offer after viewing a property virtually.

Published 12 May 2020

ESPC: COVID-19 and the Scottish property market - what we know so far

ESPC has studied some of the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the property market, looking at how the market and agents have adapted to the current circumstances and what the future may hold.

Published 15 April 2020