Property Auctions

Discussion on UK property auctions and advice for consumers when buying and selling.

Property Auctions

Raising the standards of rental accommodation

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

I was pleased to read that the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill was passed by the House of Commons last week. In a nutshell, this bill will give tenants more rights to demand changes and upgrades to their properties which should ultimately raise the standards of rental accommodation and […]

Property Auctions

A look ahead to 2018: the North West residential property market

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

2017 was an eventful year for myself professionally – notably with my move over to SDL Auctions having spent the previous 12 years working for another North West auction company. Having joined one of the UK’s largest property auction networks, which is already well established across the UK and delivering seriously impressive figures (SDL Auctions […]

Property Auctions

Regulated Tenancies Explained.

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

It’s been another busy few weeks in Manchester as myself, Ed, Howard and Peter have been busy putting together the catalogue for our final North West auction of the year, on Tuesday 12th December. This will be only our third Manchester auction and whilst we’re still open for entries, I’m pleased to say it’s already […]

Property Auctions

Want to avoid Gazumping? – Look to auction.

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

You may have seen press reports over the weekend about how the Communities Secretary Sajid Javid wants to clamp down on gazumping to help make buying a house easier and cheaper. I was really pleased to see this being talked about so widely as it’s an obstacle we’ve been having to tackle for many years […]

Property Auctions

Blood, Sweat and Terraced Houses

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

It’s been a busy old few weeks for us in Manchester as we wrapped up our first SDL Auctions North West auction at the AJ Bell Stadium (Wednesday 19th July), which after a couple more post-auction sales, saw us hit an impressive (if I do say so myself) 80% sales conversion. Whilst most lots were […]

Property Auctions

Discussing ‘Traditional’ and ‘Conditional’ Property Auctions

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

Residential Valuer Andy Thompson and Auction Growth Specialist Steve Dunn from our SDL Auctions North West team discuss the differences between an unconditional and a conditional sale by auction. What are the advantages of buying at auction? AT: With a traditional unconditional auction, once the deal is agreed, contracts are exchanged and the sale completes […]

Property Auctions

Have you considered a sale by auction?

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

The property market is forever changing and I’d like to give you an insight into the wonderful world of property auctions from my own present day perspective. We’ve all seen Homes Under The Hammer and if I had a pound for every time someone mentioned that show to me when I’m out valuing properties, I’d […]

Property Auctions

Auction House London to sell all Countrywide auction properties in the capital

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

A new partnership deal means that Auction House London will now sell all future auction properties listed by Countrywide in the capital. The collaboration means that lots due to have been sold at Countrywide’s next auction in the capital (originally scheduled for 14 February but since cancelled) will now be offered by Auction House London […]

Property Auctions

Different Factors to Consider When Investing in Real Estate

Written by Estate Agent Networking UK on - Property Auctions -

Investing your money into the real estate industry may seem a lot safer compared to investing it on stock market. This may be true; but that does not necessarily mean that there is no risk involved in real estate investment. There are things that you need to consider when you are planning to buy a […]

Property Auctions

Going Bananas at Auction!

Written by on - Property Auctions -

It’s been a busy few weeks for me here at Edward Mellor. The days have been flying by and I can’t quite get my head around the fact that we are now gearing up for our fourth auction of the year on 8th June. Scarier still is that this is my 84th Edward Mellor auction […]

 

Recent Popular Articles


Have you considered a sale by auction?


The property market is forever changing and I’d like to give you an insight into the wonderful world of property auctions from my own present


A look ahead to 2018: the North West residential property market


2017 was an eventful year for myself professionally – notably with my move over to SDL Auctions having spent the previous 12 years working for


Going Bananas at Auction!


It’s been a busy few weeks for me here at Edward Mellor. The days have been flying by and I can’t quite get my head


WHEN IT COMES TO BUYING AT AUCTION YOU’VE GOT TO BE IN IT TO WIN IT!


I received a phone call recently from a lady called Sally. Sally is a first time buyer living in London. She is looking to buy


Different Factors to Consider When Investing in Real Estate


Investing your money into the real estate industry may seem a lot safer compared to investing it on stock market. This may be true; but