Auctions Barometer

The Auctions Barometer is based on a survey of NAVA Propertymark valuers and auctioneers combined with an analysis of key economic forecasts for the UK to equip interested audiences with the most up-to-date information on the sector for the coming quarter.

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11 Jan 2024
Auctions Barometer: Q3 2023

Despite inflation moving in the right direction, economic uncertainty continues to affect auction markets and beyond with many members expressing concerns. In the property auction sector, catalogue numbers have continued to grow substantially, although high numbers of properties continue to be withdrawn prior to auction. In the commercial auction sector sales and instructions are experiencing a notable surge propelled by corporate insolvencies spanning various sectors.

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11 Jul 2023
Auctions Barometer: June 2023

Our latest report has revealed that online auctions, particularly non-live formats, have gained popularity and surpassed traditional ballroom auctions, indicating a potential long-term shift away from in-person auctions.

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28 Mar 2023
Auctions Barometer: March 2023

The very first NAVA Propertymark member report outlines what’s going on for the sector and, as expected, it shows members are struggling with the decision to return to in-person auctions or to remain online.