Episode 3: While the industry was already transitioning to more virtual operations, the Covid-19 pandemic caused auction houses to fast-track the move to online auctions. But we’re now left to wonder – is this a permanent shift? Does the industry require a similar mindset to hybrid working across the country and, in the future, can online and ballrooms work cohesively and learn from each other to deliver better experiences both in-house and online?
Episode 4: With much of the industry switching to online last year, property actions enjoyed a strong 2020: showing impressive growth against previous years. But while auctions may offer a quick route to sale – and the potential to grab a bargain – what do buyers need to know before they head to market? Why do properties end up at auction? How should would-be buyers go about their due diligence and research – particularly when dealing with markets outside of the major cities? What is the process for obtaining financing? And how can you spot the best bargains?