Case Studies

I find it very helpful when buying a property out of your usual area

I find it very helpful when buying a property out of your usual area

It has made my life easier because before I used to try and look into all the catalogues of all the different auction companies ...

EIG subscriber - 'It can save you a lot of money in avoiding errors!'

EIG subscriber - 'It can save you a lot of money in avoiding errors!'

We are always chatting to our customers to hear their feedback. Here one of our members tells us what they think of EIG and how the service has helped him.

The benefits of using EIG to a new property developer

The benefits of using EIG to a new property developer

This new subscriber shares his experience; "As a research tool, the site is invaluable for a new developer like me, as it allows you to get a good feel for auction market dynamics …"

EIG provide industry statistics to a regional auction house looking to grow

EIG provide industry statistics to a regional auction house looking to grow

At the Essential Information Group (EIG) we supply the national and regional statistics for the property auction industry. In the past we have provided statistics for the Bank of England, national news reports, Estates Gazette and many other publications and we regularly receive requests from the 400+ Auction Houses across the UK.

Online property auctions provide greater bidding opportunities to buyers

Online property auctions provide greater bidding opportunities to buyers

The growing popularity of conducting property auctions using the online auction platform is providing greater bidding opportunities to buyers, including in this instance those sailing the English Channel!

Simplify your work space and gain time by going paper free!

Simplify your work space and gain time by going paper free!

Everyone has different ways of working and for one loyal subscriber the introduction of digital catalogues alongside the traditional print version has been a real benefit to him.

I’ve retired 10 years early! - A subscriber success story

I’ve retired 10 years early! - A subscriber success story

At the time I was a tenant farmer looking to do something different as well. The first property I bought was at an auction in July 2010. It was the right property in the right area and had a lot of potential.

Taking the first steps into buying property at auction can be daunting!

Taking the first steps into buying property at auction can be daunting!

I was on the laptop looking for different ways you could find houses that had been repossessed and EIG just came up. We read through it all and I said, this could be it, because we don't know what we're doing!