Auction sales and receipts tumble in March

It was a quiet March for UK auctioneers, with the number of sales tumbling and the overall amount raised from auctions shrinking by one-third, according to the latest figures from Essential Information Group. Just 79 auctions were held across the UK last month, some 37 fewer than the 116 auctions held in March 2018. Lots […]

Green: the colour of money?

Editor’s comment: Pat Gunne and Stephen Vernon aren’t stupid, are they? Their decision this week to put Green REIT, Ireland’s first real estate investment trust, up for sale could quite easily be hailed as the top of the market. Maybe it is, but it is also pretty likely that the Dublin market in particular still has […]

MORNING NEWS: Ashley, Arcadia, pay cuts and CVAs

In the news this morning Sports Direct’s Mike Ashley has hit out at claims he is buying Arcadia, saying he wouldn’t pay £1 for the business, the entrepreneur has also been forced to make another request to meet the shareholders of Debenhams due to the make-up of his shareholding in the department store chain. Also […]