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Our Flexible Auction Services

iamsold is the pioneer of the modern method of auction and no other auction provider in the UK and Ireland offers estate agents such a complete and comprehensive range of property auction services.

Over 2,000 estate agent branches currently combine their local knowledge and property expertise with our award-winning auction service, allowing them to offer their sellers and buyers with both traditional and modern methods of auction.

 

The Traditional Method of Auction

A familiar auction method that usually takes place at a live auction event. It offers the buyer and seller speed and complete security as the buyer makes payment of a 10% deposit and exchange of contracts takes place straight away. Completion takes place 28 days later.

These more restrictive timeframes can limit interest to cash buyers and investors so its usually best suited to those that need a quick sale, are not in a chain, or have a property that wouldn’t be considered as suitable for mortgage lending.

 

The Modern Method of Auction

The modern method of auction combines elements of private treaty and traditional auction, making it a more accessible auction method. These auctions usually take place online, creating a larger marketplace which helps gather more interest and activity.

This method offers the security of traditional auction as the buyer pays a non-refundable reservation fee and signs a reservation form, committing them to the purchase. Like traditional auction this method has fixed timescales, however these are 56 days to complete making this auction method accessible to mortgage and residential buyers as well as investors and cash buyers.

This method is often best suited to sellers that are looking for the speed and security of an auction with a larger buyer market.

This simple way to buy a house is a breath of fresh air. We could not recommend highly enough. 56 days start to finish!

ABOUT US

Brock Taylor is an independent estate agent with a long history of success. Bruce Trent opened his doors in 1976 and remained in the office for almost two decades, until Chris Brock and Martin Taylor acquired the business in 1992 and opened under the revised name of Brock Taylor.

An ethos based around honesty, exceptional customer service and strong family values are just a few of the traits we still pride ourselves on today, under the management of current directors and married couple, Peter Maskell and Lucy Maskell, who between them have a combined industry experience of almost 50 years. This has helped them to record a host of awards since taking over the business and recording significant year-on-year growth to path the way to expansion.