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ESPC House Price Report November 2017

Published by Cameron Stephen on 27th December 2017

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Selling Your Home from the Outside


By Amy Lorimer on 9th Nov 2017

When it comes to property, first impressions are key. How can you ensure you create a good one before buyers even get through the door?

ESPC House Price Report September 2017


By Cameron Stephen on 10th Oct 2017

The latest report from the ESPC confirms that property prices in Edinburgh are still on the rise.

Should I change the locks at my new home?


By Cameron Stephen on 6th Oct 2017

It's been revealed that many people do not change the locks on the door of their new properties. We look at why you probably should.

Cameron Stephen Interviews Nick Hancock


By Cameron Stephen on 21st Sep 2017

Interview by Cameron Stephen with Nick Hancock, Chartered Surveyor - all about Home Reports and the Edinburgh Property Market in September 2017

Cameron Stephen Interviews Nick Hancock


By Cameron Stephen on 21st Sep 2017

Interview by Cameron Stephen with Nick Hancock, Chartered Surveyor - all about Home Reports and the Edinburgh Property Market in September 2017

Moving Day with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 24th Jul 2017

Our top tips for moving house with kids.

Moving Day with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 24th Jul 2017

Our top tips for moving house with kids.

Moving Day with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 24th Jul 2017

Our top tips for moving house with kids.

Moving Day with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 24th Jul 2017

Our top tips for moving house with kids.

Selling and Buying with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 18th Jul 2017

Our top tips for suriving the buying and selling process when you have a young family.

Selling and Buying with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 18th Jul 2017

Our top tips for suriving the buying and selling process when you have a young family.

Selling and Buying with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 18th Jul 2017

Our top tips for suriving the buying and selling process when you have a young family.

Selling and Buying with Children


By Amy Lorimer on 18th Jul 2017

Our top tips for suriving the buying and selling process when you have a young family.

Wildlife in Your Garden this Summer


By Amy Lorimer on 6th Jul 2017

With the summer holidays starting in Edinburgh, we've been thinking about how we can make our outdoor space better for British wildlife.

Myths of Low Cost Estate Agents


By Jayne McAllister on 13th May 2017

Cameron Stephen and Co. solicitors and estate agents in Edinburgh debunk the myths of low cost estate agents.

How to prepare your property for viewings


By Amy Lorimer on 11th May 2017

Your photos have done the trick and people want to come see your property for themselves. How can you make sure you leave a lasting impression?

Why we have to sell and buy on the same day?


By Cameron Stephen on 9th May 2017

First time seller's questions answered: why do we have to sell and buy in the same day?

Featured Property: 3/10 Cornwallis Place


By Cameron Stephen on 6th May 2017

This month we are delighted to feature this beautifully refurbished top floor flat situated at the edge of Edinburgh's famous New Town.

Goodbye Hygge, Hello Lagom!


By Amy Lorimer on 25th Apr 2017

Throughout 2016 the interiors of people's homes was dominated by the hygge style. In 2017 however, it's all about lagom.

Using Social Media to Help Sell Your Home


By Jayne McAllister on 18th Apr 2017

Social Media is a powerful tool! Here's what we do for you when selling your property but we also encourage you to do the same.

Why does Leith not have a Starbucks?


By Cameron Stephen on 13th Apr 2017

The so-called Starbucks Effect has yet to hit Leith - why is that?

What to do when you complete the sale?


By Fiona Duff on 12th Apr 2017

A guide to explain to the seller what happens on the date they complete the sale of their property with an estate agents in Edinburgh.

Selling your Property: Alterations Made


By Fiona Duff on 10th Apr 2017

Our brief explanation of what consents and documents are required for alterations to your property when you come to selling in Edinburgh.

How do I get the best price for my property?


By Cameron Stephen on 6th Apr 2017

A brief guide to the property market in Edinburgh in Spring 2017.

Is LBTT working for Scotland?


By Cameron Stephen on 3rd Apr 2017

The recent article in the Herald suggests not.

Closing Dates - A Guide for Sellers


By Jayne McAllister on 31st Mar 2017

Our brief explanation of Closing Dates when selling properties in Scotland from the seller’s point of view and states the position as at March 2017.

Statutory Repairs Notices when Selling


By Fiona Duff on 25th Mar 2017

Our guide explaining Statutory Repairs Notices and how they can affect the sale of your property in Edinburgh.

Does Under Offer mean Sold?


By Fiona Duff on 19th Mar 2017

Our guide for sellers as to the difference between a property being under offer and being sold.

What are you expected to leave when you sell?


By Jayne McAllister on 16th Mar 2017

We explain what is usually included in the price when you sell your property in Edinburgh and what is not included.

Home Reports: How long do they last for?


By Cameron Stephen on 14th Mar 2017

Our brief guide to explain the home report and the uncommon process of updating them.

Home Reports: How long do they last for?


By Cameron Stephen on 14th Mar 2017

Our brief guide to explain the home report and the uncommon process of updating them.

Land & Buildings Transaction Tax - LBTT


By Cameron Stephen on 9th Mar 2017

Our brief comments on this tax and whether or not it is achieving its goals.

Fixed Price Estate Agent or Commission?


By Jayne McAllister on 7th Mar 2017

We explain the difference in the fees charged by Estate Agents in Edinburgh and what this means to the final costs when selling your home in Edinburgh

What is a Home Report?


By Cameron Stephen on 1st Mar 2017

Our brief explanation of Home Reports if you are selling your property in Edinburgh.

What is a Home Report?


By Cameron Stephen on 1st Mar 2017

Our brief explanation of Home Reports if you are selling your property in Edinburgh.

What is a Home Report?


By Cameron Stephen on 1st Mar 2017

Our brief explanation of Home Reports if you are selling your property in Edinburgh.

Should I be worried about the EPC rating?


By Cameron Stephen on 28th Feb 2017

The EPC is the Energy Performance Certificatre and it forms part of the home report for your property when you sell.

Should I be worried about the EPC rating?


By Cameron Stephen on 28th Feb 2017

The EPC is the Energy Performance Certificatre and it forms part of the home report for your property when you sell.

When can I start looking for my new home?


By Cameron Stephen on 21st Feb 2017

Our brief guide to explain when you should start looking for your new home once your home is under offer.

When do we set a closing date for offers?


By Cameron Stephen on 19th Feb 2017

Our brief guide explaining when and why we set a closing date when selling property in Edinburgh.

The Best Time of Year to Sell my Property?


By Cameron Stephen on 16th Feb 2017

Our short guide to explain the current property market in Edinburgh and it's trends.

House prices up by 4% on average in Scotland


By Cameron Stephen on 3rd Feb 2017

The latest ROS Scottish House Price Index figures might come as a surprise to buyers and sellers in Edinburgh.

House prices up by 4% on average in Scotland


By Cameron Stephen on 3rd Feb 2017

The latest ROS Scottish House Price Index figures might come as a surprise to buyers and sellers in Edinburgh.

How to keep house prices low for generations?


By Cameron Stephen on 2nd Feb 2017

Our summary of and views on this BBC News article in November 2016.

How to keep house prices low for generations?


By Cameron Stephen on 2nd Feb 2017

Our summary of and views on this BBC News article in November 2016.