Three auctioneers at the rostrum to sell 200+ lots in biggest property catalogue yet for SDL Auctions

19th August 2020

Three of the property industry’s most successful auctioneers will be combining their talents to sell SDL Auctions’ biggest catalogue yet when more than 200 properties go under the hammer in its national property auction this month. Andrew Parker, Rory Daly…

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Beyond the pandemic; how SDL Auctions will continue to help sellers around the UK

14th August 2020

Andy Thompson, head of Auctions North West at SDL Auctions, reflects on how the company’s recent growth will lay the foundations for further success in what could turn out to be a challenging period for the property market. At SDL…

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How do our live-streamed property auctions work?

13th August 2020

In the wake of the coronavirus, we’ve had to do things a little differently here at SDL Auctions. Unable to hold large gatherings, as is the nature of a room auction, we quickly adapted and moved to a behind closed…

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Properties shine in NG9 as SDL Auctions achieves 100% success in Beeston

12th August 2020

SDL Auctions has a 100% success rate in Beeston so far this year, with no sign of demand for properties in the NG9 postcode abating. From the first Nottingham auction of the year in February through to last week’s national…

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Estate agent’s new auctions brand is powered by award-winning auctioneer

12th August 2020

SDL Auctions has helped a leading Chester estate agency launch its own dedicated auction brand and seen it already raise £1.5 million for sellers this year. Building on a strong reputation for quality and service, Humphreys of Chester has launched…

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Happy hour for Derby pub as auction offers it a new lease of life

12th August 2020

A former Derby pub with planning permission to be converted into homes is to go under the hammer with SDL Auctions this month. After closing more than a year ago, the Dunkirk Tavern on King Alfred Street has full planning…

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Understanding the problems of owning a short lease property

12th August 2020

Continuing our series of blogs highlighting property problems, North West valuer Alex Senior considers the implications of owning a property with a short lease. How long is left on your property’s lease? This is definitely something you need to monitor…

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Ambitious investors to flock to restore impressive former church

10th August 2020

A former church in Cumbria is set to be transformed and repurposed when it is sold by auction later this month. Experts at SDL Auctions, which is selling the property, believe the former Methodist Church on Lowther Street in Whitehaven,…

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Investor interest expected as former bank goes under the hammer

10th August 2020

The former Barclays bank in Ripley is to go under the hammer, with auctioneers expecting investors to show a great deal of interest. The three-storey 1 High Street in Ripley, which is being sold by SDL Auctions with a *guide…

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Unique WW2 Control tower is ripe for a Grand Design

10th August 2020

If you’re looking for a unique property for a Grand Designs-style conversion, then a former RAF control tower near Newark could be the answer. Control Tower Farm, North Scarle Road in Wigsley is a three-storey property in large grounds in…

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This is what you need to know before renovating a property

7th August 2020

Continuing our series of blogs highlighting property problems, Nottingham valuer Laura Wiles takes a look at some of the challenges of refurbishing a property. Refurbishing a property can be incredibly satisfying, both from the sense of achievement it can provide…

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Cop a look inside these arresting homes in a former police station

4th August 2020

To TV soap fans, 2 Coronation Street is better known as Audrey Roberts’ hair salon, but in Ince, near Wigan, it’s a former police station which has been converted into an arresting ground-floor apartment. Part of the same building is…

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