Bidders rush to buy to buy plot of land in rural Norfolk

24th June 2020

A parcel of land near Norwich has sold in an online auction after some last-minute bidding saw it reach a final total of five times its *guide price. After attracting 57 bids, the irregular plot of land at Blackwater Lane…

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Double opportunity to invest in Belper

23rd June 2020

A pair of one bedroomed flats in one of Derbyshire’s most popular towns are among the 167 properties going under the hammer in the country’s biggest live-broadcast auction this month. The two spacious flats – 21a Bridge Street in Belper…

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Busting the myths: why don’t more people sell by auction?

23rd June 2020

Louise Jefferies, Commercial Director at SDL Auctions For years, people who want to sell their property have looked to their local high street or the sale boards in their neighbourhood to pick an estate agent to sell with. That’s not…

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Why auction is the perfect place to sell a property during lockdown

18th June 2020

The lockdown may have made people think twice about their property plans, however as Managing Director and Auctioneer Andrew Parker explains, the team at SDL Auctions are still fully operational and running successful monthly national property auctions behind closed doors…

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SDL Auctions to sell 31-property portfolio with prices as low as £5k

17th June 2020

A portfolio of 31 homes is among the lots being sold by SDL Auctions in its national property auction this month. With *guide prices as low as £5,000+, the properties in the North East will be sold as individual lots…

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How live-broadcast auctions provide the all-important human touch

17th June 2020

Andy Thompson, head of auctions North West, explains why he’s a firm believer in the role of live-broadcast auctions in providing that all-important personal touch during our socially distant times. Technology has long been blamed for depriving society of human…

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SDL Auctions to hold country’s largest live broadcast auction

16th June 2020

SDL Auctions is preparing to host the largest live broadcast auction in the country this month with the launch of its latest catalogue. To maintain social distancing, SDL Auctions has moved its room auctions to virtual national property auctions broadcast…

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Surge in rental demand makes it a great time for landlord investors

16th June 2020

Despite understandable fears of loss of income during the coronavirus crisis and the extension of the eviction ban until 23rd August, Robert Stone, head of auctions East Midlands believes it is still a great time to invest in a rental…

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Your chance to own an award-winning B&B by the sea

15th June 2020

An elegant Northumberland guest house which won the first series of Channel 4’s Three in a Bed is on the market – giving the new owner the chance to enjoy a new life by the sea. After featuring in the…

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More legislation for landlords means safer homes for tenants

15th June 2020

New electrical safety regulations were published for landlords in England at the beginning of June. Here Vejay Pal, head of auctions West Midlands, explains which properties are affected and what you need to do to comply. More landlord legislation? I’m…

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Spectacular former court building will appeal to investors

12th June 2020

Burton’s spectacular former magistrates’ court is pleading for a new owner who is a good judge of baroque architecture. The Grade II Listed former Burton Magistrates’ Court in Horninglow Street will be sold by SDL Auctions Graham Penny in its…

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Distinctive Leicestershire properties show auction’s diversity

9th June 2020

A chocolate box cottage, an art deco apartment and a modern family home are among the Leicestershire properties available to buy through SDL Auctions this month. They illustrate the diversity of lots being sold by the auctioneer, which has continued…

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