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Allsop achieves record sale at its September residential auction

Allsop achieves record sale at its September residential auction

Allsop provided a welcome boost to market confidence last week, raising £71.3m and topping residential September sales records since 2008.

22 Sep 2017

Auction enrty numbers up in September

Auction enrty numbers up in September

Auction House is reporting a significant rise in the number of entries into its September auctions, as the holiday season gives way to a busy autumn.

12 Sep 2017

Allsop announce H1 sales raise £351m

Allsop announce H1 sales raise £351m

Auction house, Allsop, has raised a total of £351m at its commercial auctions in 2017, as demand from investors prevailed during an uncertain political climate.

07 Sep 2017

Auction House announce record breaking figures for 2017

Auction House announce record breaking figures for 2017

Property auctioneer, Auction House has announced that it has offered more lots so far this year than any other year up to August in the group’s ten-year history.

14 Aug 2017

Can you buy a home for the price of a hatchback?

Can you buy a home for the price of a hatchback?

With affordability continuing to be a problem for first-time buyers as the average UK property price hits £220,000, the latest research from HouseSimple.com may come as a relief.

14 Aug 2017

Together and Bamboo Auctions team up

Together and Bamboo Auctions team up

Specialist lender Together has announced that they have teamed up with one of the UK’s first online property auction marketplaces, Bamboo Auctions.

02 Aug 2017

Demand from commercial investors drives strong July auction

Demand from commercial investors drives strong July auction

Allsop’s busiest commercial auction room this year has raised a total of £83.5m, driven by investor demand for larger lots and well-let retail assets. 84% of the lots sold.

18 Jul 2017

July auction reveals a positive outlook for the property market

July auction reveals a positive outlook for the property market

According to Network Auctions, its most recent event has acted as a clear and positive barometer for the current property market with a total of 21 sales made from the 28 lots put on offer. In total some £4.1 million of sales were made.

11 Jul 2017

Top tips for property auction success

Top tips for property auction success

The experts at Belvoir have put together 7 top tips to help you secure a successful investment on auction day.

05 Jul 2017

Auction House celebrate 20,000 lots sold

Auction House celebrate 20,000 lots sold

Property auctioneer, Auction House, is celebrating its 10th anniversary, having successfully sold over 20,000 lots since its inception on 1 July 2007.

27 Jun 2017

 

IAM Sold reports record breaking year

IAM Sold reports record breaking year

IAM Sold has reported a 40% rise in sales to £12.7m for its financial year ending October 2016, while maintaining healthy growth with profit increasing by 43% (£1.4m).

31 May 2017

Allsop’s May commercial auction to offer 179 lots

Allsop’s May commercial auction to offer 179 lots

Allsop’s third commercial auction of 2017 will see 179 lots – the highest number so far this year – auctioned on 23 May at The Berkeley, Wilton Place in Knightsbridge, London SW1X 7RL from 10am.

11 May 2017

Network Auctions announce further expansion

Network Auctions announce further expansion

Auction house, Network Auctions, have added nineteen new estate agency partner offices to their network in the first four months of 2017 as more and more agents are seeing the benefits of offering an auction service.

08 May 2017

It's hammer time for Together

It's hammer time for Together

Specialist lender Together has teamed up with Essential Information Group (EIG) to provide all the information auction customers need to find and fund the right property.

05 May 2017

Auctions no longer a ‘last resort’ route to market

Auctions no longer a ‘last resort’ route to market

National property auctioneer Auction House has announced sales figures for the first quarter of this year which precisely match the record results achieved during the same period in 2016.

13 Apr 2017

IAM Sold reports bidding frenzy in March

IAM Sold reports bidding frenzy in March

Outsourced auction management provider, IAM Sold, saw approximately £32.31m capital value raised across 277 auction sales throughout the UK in March, an increase on February’s 254 auction sales with a capital value of £26.6m.

11 Apr 2017

Auction House celebrates second-best month in a decade

Auction House celebrates second-best month in a decade

Auction House is reporting the second-best month in the ten year history of the company, despite the downturn in the private treaty market.

09 Mar 2017

Pugh announce biggest auction in a decade

Pugh announce biggest auction in a decade

Auctionerer, Pugh, has announced that it has broken records with its latest property auction held in Leeds and Manchester in February, which generated the firm’s largest sales total in more than ten years.

07 Mar 2017

Auction House claims new UK record with 703 listings in February

Auction House claims new UK record with 703 listings in February

Property auctioneer Auction House is declaring a new UK auction record, after entering 703 lots into its February auctions.

13 Feb 2017

Auction House at top of sales table for 2016

Auction House at top of sales table for 2016

Auction House has announced that it has increased its lead in auction sales by selling a record 3336 lots in 2016 – over 1100 more (1146) than its nearest rival.

18 Jan 2017

Network Auctions end 2016 on a high

Network Auctions end 2016 on a high

UK auction house, Network Auctions, enjoyed another excellent result at their December auction in Central London with an 85% sales success and a total of £3.5m raised under auctioneer Guy Charrison’s gavel.

16 Dec 2016

Further auction success for Pugh

Further auction success for Pugh

Manchester based auction house Pugh & Co, have released year to date figures that put them above market average sales rate after successful October auctions in Manchester and Leeds.

28 Oct 2016

Together announces expansion of auction team

Together announces expansion of auction team

Specialist lender Together has appointed a new business development manager to its auction team as it continues the expansion of its highly successful auction division.

14 Oct 2016

Another huge success for Network E

Another huge success for Network E

Following hot on the heels of their widely reported Network E success in Redhill last month when Network Auctions’ partner agent, Power Bespoke, achieved £465,000 against a guide price of £350,000, another fabulous result has been achieved, this time in Watford.

10 Oct 2016

Change at the top for Auction House Cheshire

Change at the top for Auction House Cheshire

There’s change at the top for Auction House in Cheshire as company managing director Peter Humphreys steps down from the role this month.

07 Oct 2016

Lendinvest announces industry first auction finance partnership is now live

Lendinvest announces industry first auction finance partnership is now live

Lendinvest, the world’s first online lending business for property, has announced today that details of the properties it has pre-qualified ahead of the next LOT11 auction are now live.

21 Sep 2016

Auction House announces milestone sale

Auction House announces milestone sale

Auction House is reporting a busy and profitable August, with a success rate of 82% - a full five percentage points ahead of 2015’s figure of 77% - and a month which included the sale of the group’s 2,000th property this year.

09 Sep 2016

Auction House results defy Brexit doom and gloom

Auction House results defy Brexit doom and gloom

Auction House has reported better-than-expected results in July, despite the post-Brexit slowdown which dampened expectations going into the month.

12 Aug 2016

Latest Comments

Tom Allen
Tom Allen 20 Sep 2017

Absolutely agree with you!

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RyanGeo
RyanGeo 18 Sep 2017

A sharp correction would be a less dramatic expression to use. That is already underway in certain sectors in Reading where I practice as Chartered Surveyor

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sean benton
sean benton 01 Sep 2017

Identity theft is a thread for any profession. So,people should stay alarmed. I once take help from a letting agent and came to know that letting agents are taking every precaution to prevent fraudulent...

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Mark N.
Mark N. 30 Aug 2017

We have seen a surge in instructions over August and that should continue into September too.

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Chris
Chris 30 Aug 2017

Unfortunately, all the legislation bears its force on Landlords and ignores, naively, the effect of Rogue Tenants on the ability of landlords to keep houses in repair and offer properties for rent at reasonable...

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Christian Donovan
Christian Donovan 18 Aug 2017

The write-down on house values, combined with the fall in the GBP saddled the fund?s property portfolio with a 1.4% loss in the second quarter. The shocking amount of $240 million.

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Samantha Goodman
Samantha Goodman 11 Aug 2017

Interesting point of view.

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Samantha Goodman
Samantha Goodman 11 Aug 2017

It depends on the people, some older adults decide to make a long-distance move in order to live closer to their children or settle in a place with a lower cost of living.

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brandonlee10
brandonlee10 24 Jul 2017

The financial ramifications of the triggering of Article 50, the starting gun for Britain's departure from the EU, are far from clear. Buyers will be most cautious in London, given that buying a home in...

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IrisJ.
IrisJ. 19 Jul 2017

Great advice, but may I also add that when buying an already built home, make sure you do all of the proper inspections. Most importantly pest inspection because people tend to get surprised when they

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IrisJ.
IrisJ. 17 Jul 2017

The third point is, in my opinion, the most important one. People have become too inconsiderate and careless when it comes to rented properties. If a landlord wants to protect their property, regular visits...

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cornishalan
cornishalan 10 Jul 2017

Added to the cost of purchasing these village properties are the above average maintenance costs. Particularly where the property is a listed building or requires specialist building skills such as thatching...

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