Hidden History

19th July 2022

I have always been interested in history and architecture being extremely fortunate over the years to have visited some iconic places, spectacular sites, stunning cities & picturesque towns around the world but when overseas travel restrictions were imposed, I found myself investigating what the UK had to offer, as and when we could travel unrestricted, … Continue reading

Clive Emson Auctioneers are go, go go!

15th July 2022

On Thursday 30th June Clive Emson Auctioneers held their annual charity go kart event in aid of Haven’s Hospices.  This year we moved the event to the Buckmore Park circuit just outside Maidstone, which is one of the UK’s leading kart circuits with facilities second to none. We received entries from fourteen teams from all … Continue reading

July Auction Highlights 2022

14th July 2022

Summer is well and truly here and, with all this hot weather we’ve been having, spirits are up! To keep the good times rolling, we are pleased to announce that our July auction is full to the brim with quality properties and land just waiting to be bought.  At over 100 lots, this month’s auction … Continue reading

Clive Emson Auctioneers are Live!

14th July 2022

In June, (prior to our auction which took place on the 16th), we decided to produce and air our own Auction Show on social media platforms, to talk about the Lots coming up for sale and the services offered by Clive Emson Auctioneers. I was joined by Ian Waterhouse who managed and introduced the show … Continue reading

Looking At The ‘Stats’

12th July 2022

No, we don’t mean STATS as in facts and figures, charts and graphs – but investment properties which are subject to an older style tenancy agreement often referred to as ‘Statutory or Regulated Tenancies’. Most residential lettings by a non-resident landlord which began prior to 15 January 1989 will be Regulated Tenancies under the 1977 … Continue reading

June Auction Roundup 2022

24th June 2022

With plenty of buyers from around the UK, and a vast array of properties and land to match, this month’s auction was a roaring success. From fisherman’s lofts to land and garages, all manner of different property types graced our auction room, promoting some competitive bidding as usual. Want to know more about the properties … Continue reading

My experience as a First Time Buyer

24th June 2022

I have been at Clive Emson since I was 20 years old. So, with regards to selling property, all I’ve really known is auctions. I knew private treaty was the more ‘traditional’ way of selling a property but that was pretty much it. In December 2021, I put in my first offer for a flat … Continue reading

The Royal Cornwall Show

15th June 2022

After a three-year absence due to Covid-19 The Royal Cornwall Show returned to the county’s calendar to much joy and fanfare. One of the largest of its kind, the event showcases the best Cornwall has to offer and, this year, had a special visit from Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall who visited on … Continue reading

Lots and lots to talk about

10th June 2022

‘It must be amazing to visit the properties you sell’ and ‘How did you get into this type of work?’ are two phrases my colleagues and I often get asked, I can honestly say if I ever had an inkling that I would find myself perusing a career in the auction world, I would be … Continue reading