ESPC House Price Report May 2014 30 May Between March and May, the number of homes sold across Edinburgh, the Lothian’s and Fife rose by 43% annually. The number of homes coming onto the market rose by 11% over the same period. House prices rose in most areas of East Central Scotland, with the average house price in Edinburgh up 2.9% annually at £212,431. Almost 60% of homes sold in the Capital achieved or exceeded their valuation – the highest level since Home Reports were introduced. Selling times have quickened, with the median selling time across East Central Scotland falling from 12 weeks to just under seven weeks. The majority of sellers are now choosing to market their homes at Offers Over rather than at Fixed Price or Offers Around.