West Fife & Kinross is a popular place to live and ESPC have a wide variety of properties for sale across the region. Below we've compiled an introductory guide to help you decide if living in West Fife & Kinross to the correct decision for you.

West Fife and Kinross at a glance*

Average selling price
Median time to sell
14 days
Average % of Home Report achieved
Most popular property type
3 bedroom house

To find out more about the local market, contact your local ESPC agent today. Find an agent

* Figures are based on properties marketed and sold through ESPC. Home Report valuations relate to properties where the Home Report was available on espc.com. Figures relate to the 3 month period ending on 30/09/2023

What is it like to live in West Fife and Kinross?

West Fife and Kinross form part of the peninsula that stretches out between the Forth and Tay; a diverse mix of coastal and country villages and towns that offer residents a quality lifestyle with easy commuting routes into Perth, Stirling and Edinburgh. 

West Fife offers a real variety of lifestyle choices, all within easy commuting distance to Edinburgh. Dunfermline is the largest town in the region, with all of the services and amenities that you would expect.

Ease of access to outdoor space makes living in West Fife and Kinross very enjoyable for those who are looking for a more active lifestyle, yet the laidback nature of the villages and towns ensures that peaceful relaxation can be achieved also.

Is now a good time to sell my home in West Fife and Kinross?

Ultimately, your personal circumstances will be the main factor to determine whether now is the best time for you to sell your property. The West Fife and Kinross property market has remained busy throughout recent months, with strong demand from prospective home buyers.

Useful data to pay attention to that will help you understand how the West Fife and Kinross market is performing includes:

  • Average selling price - this gives you a guide as to the amount that properties have been selling for recently
  • Median time to sell – this explains how quickly properties are going under offer in this area
  • Average % of Home Report achieved – this lets you know, on average, how much above or below the Home Report valuation properties are selling for in this are
  • Most popular property type – this can give you an idea of the types of properties that people are most frequently buying in this are

You can find details on these above, or if you would prefer you can contact a local ESPC solicitor agent. They are uniquely placed to help you navigate the local property market.

How to sell a property in West Fife and Kinross

The first step to selling your home is to get it valued; this will give you a good indication of how much it might sell for.

During the home valuation the ESPC solicitor estate agent will be able to talk you through all the steps to selling a home in West Fife and Kinross.

Once you’ve appointed your selling agent they will navigate you through the process including preparing your home for sale, organising a Home Report, taking professional photos, marketing your property, negotiating the offers made on your home and concluding the missives (the legal aspects of your sale).


How to buy a property in West Fife and Kinross

You can find the latest houses and flats for sale in West Fife and Kinross here.

ESPC advertises lots of homes for sale in West Fife and Kinross 72 hours before other property websites, meaning you can find houses and flats for sale here, before anyone else!

We can also send the latest West Fife and Kinross properties direct to your inbox, simply sign up to a My ESPC account, tell us your search criteria, your wants and needs and we’ll email you when homes are listed that match what you are looking for.

Once you’ve found your dream home, your ESPC solicitor agent can guide you through all the steps of buying a house or flat, such as putting in an offer and completing all the legal aspects of your purchase.

How to find a solicitor in West Fife and Kinross

You can search our directory of local ESPC solicitor agents here.

Simply type in West Fife and Kinross, or your local town or village, such as Dunfermline or Kelty, and we’ll give you the contact details and all the information you need on the agent.


Where to live in West Fife & Kinross

Convinced that West Fife & Kinross is for you but still haven't decided on which area? Click on each of our guides below to help narrow down your search!