Auction info group says sales are up
ESSENTIAL Information Group, the specialist property auction information provider much loved by investors, reveals that the overall number of lots sold last year was up nine per cent on 2010. There was also an increase in the volume of lots offered in every quarter last year and the amounts raised at auction were up for the first time in four years. Lots offered in London were down 13 per cent in 2011 compared to 2010. Yorkshire, the North West and South West all experienced double-digit increases in lots offered.