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March Auction Round-Up

30th April 2021

As we continue to march on into 2021 (if you’ll pardon the pun!), it’s great to see things begin to open up once more. Particularly as we see the positive effect that it’s been having on the property market – as proved by the £17 million raised for our clients from the 109 lots listed … Continue reading

Bond appetite!

29th April 2021

Situated within a short walk of local facilities including shops, Victoria Park, the Designer Outlet, Ashford International Station, Ashford College with town centre beyond, lies this three bedroom house in Bond Road. Could this be one lot on your menu? The house, which is catalogues as Lot 101 in the latest online auction, requires improvement … Continue reading

Let’s Invest Folkes!

28th April 2021

As more and more take control of their future, perhaps starting or expanding their own portfolio of property to create rental income, the following lots which may be of interest: 11A Coolinge Road, within walking distance of Radnor Park and Folkestone Central railway station, is a two bedroom maisonette situated on the upper floors of … Continue reading

Extending using permitted development

27th April 2021

Auction buyers consist generally of five main types; investors, developers, builders, ‘DIYers’ and one-off buyers. The investment buyers are looking for a return on their investment whilst developers are looking for projects with planning. We then have everyone else looking to purchase a property with a view to adding value and maximising profit when the … Continue reading

Canterbury Tales

20th April 2021

By the end of the 14th Century, Geoffrey Chaucer had written a collection of short stories known as The Canterbury Tales. In the 21st Century, Clive Emson Auctioneers have collated their own Canterbury Tales, a collection of single, two and three storeys, all of which we feel will be best sellers! Within the City Walls, … Continue reading

The only way in Essex

19th April 2021

The only way in Essex to describe the housing market from estate agents, auctioneers and letting agents, is …. More stock needed! And the National Housebuilders certainly seem to be doing their bit. Pretty much every city, town and village you visit in Essex seems to have multiple large-scale developments extending round the boundaries of … Continue reading

An ‘eggcellent’ time for a recap

1st April 2021

With the conclusion of our second auction of 2021 and with Easter only days away, it seems an ‘eggcellent’ time to recap on the first quarter of the year. While globally we are still in uncharted waters, the March auction proved again that the property market remains strong with over £17 million raised for our … Continue reading

March Auction Highlights

19th March 2021

The days are getting longer and the nights are getting warmer, which can only mean one thing… spring is almost upon us! And what better way to welcome in the spring with our upcoming March online auction? With over 100 lots this month, ranging from spots in the countryside to your very own shopping arcade, … Continue reading

To bid or not to bid? – That is the question

17th March 2021

Without words, writing and sentences the world would be a very different place. It has witnessed many great writers over the years and this week (15-21 March) is William Shakespeare Week, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language, however many debate whether he wrote all of the sonnets, plays and literary pieces … Continue reading