Newsletters

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.

Below are those newsletters for all to see. If you have any suggestions as to what content you would like to see added to the newsletters then please contact us.


David Sandeman

January 2020

An almost identical number of lots were offered last month when compared with December 2018 (3,323 vs 3,324), but encouragingly the number of sales increased by 3.5% to 2,547 lots. It has undoubtedly been a challenging year for the industry. However, now that we have a majority government...

David Sandeman

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Lots Offered

3323

0%

Lots Sold

2547

+3.5%

2020

Lots Offered: 3,323
0%
Lots Sold: 2,547
+3.5%

An almost identical number of lots were offered last month when compared with December 2018 (3,323 vs 3,324), but...

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2019

Lots Offered: 1,268
-23.3%
Lots Sold: 858
-25.1%

The final newsletter of 2019 paints a familiar picture, with lots offered and lots sold down 23% and 25%...

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Lots Offered: 3,188
-7.2%
Lots Sold: 2,338
-6%

Overall lots offered and sold were down by 7.2% and 6% respectively last month, whilst total revenues fell by...

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Lots Offered: 3,328
-1.5%
Lots Sold: 2,457
+3.1%

Overall, September saw both the number of lots offered and the amount raised both down by 1.5% and 8.8%...

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Lots Offered: 864
-16.2%
Lots Sold: 596
-19.7%

Only 43 auctions were held in August, as most of the industry sought a well-earned break from an unrelenting...

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Lots Offered: 3,306
-7%
Lots Sold: 2,396
-7.1%

Only 107 auctions were held across the UK last month, 21 fewer than in July 2018 and 72 fewer than the record 189...

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Lots Offered: 1,993
-7%
Lots Sold: 1,420
-5.2%

Overall lots offered was down 7% last month, from 2,144 lots to 1,993 lots, whilst lots sold dropped by 5% to...

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Lots Offered: 2,932
-14.8%
Lots Sold: 2,181
-14.9%

Following a positive set of results in April, the market came back down to Earth last month with overall lots...

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Lots Offered: 2,292
+17.5%
Lots Sold: 1,676
+22.1%

I am pleased to report on a positive set of monthly results - a first for almost a year!*. In the 103 auctions held...

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Lots Offered: 2,236
-27.6%
Lots Sold: 1,636
-28.3%

Only 79 auctions were held across the UK last month, 37 fewer than the 116 auctions held in March 2018. This helps...

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Lots Offered: 3,394
-16.6%
Lots Sold: 2,569
-17%

There were 3,394 lots offered and 2,569 lots sold across the UK last month, both down 17% on February 2018, whilst...

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Lots Offered: 456
+6%
Lots Sold: 351
+11.1%

As always January was a very quiet month, with only 456 lots offered between 20 auctions - a 6% increase on last...

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Lots Offered: 3,324
-10.1%
Lots Sold: 2,461
-12%

December's figures epitomise the results seen through much of 2018, with double-digit falls in lots offered (down...

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