ESPC House Price Report August 2014 29 Aug The number of homes being sold across Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife has continued to rise, although the pace of growth has eased in recent months. The number of sales recorded by ESPC rose by 13% annually between June and August. Seller activity has also improved, with the number of homes coming onto the market up by 19% on an annual basis. Properties are spending less time on the market, with median selling times down from eight weeks a year ago to five weeks this year. Within Edinburgh roughly two-thirds of homes sold between June and August achieved a selling price equal to or in excess of their Home Report valuation. In other areas most homes are still selling for slightly less than their original valuation figure.