Property Auction News & Information

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Since January 2006, The Essential Information Group have sent our clients a newsletter every month detailing the previous months auction data. This includes an in-depth look at both national and regional auction statistics, splitting the figures into residential and commercial lots.
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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!
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EIG March Newsletter - Essential Auction News

Welcome to the March newsletter that looks back at auction activity in February and preceding periods. Whilst a cursory glance at the figures show a sea of red, I should point out that in February 2016 we saw a major spike in sales due to buyers and sellers wanting to complete before the impending stamp duty changes, which subsequently came into effect on 1st April 2016.
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What the auctioneers say...

An invaluable aid in the dissemination of information on past, present and future auction lots, which provides immediate access to vast database of auction comparables to both auctioneers and their clients/applicants, and keeps potential buyers continually aware of what is coming to the market, when, and from whom.
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