Auction volumes continue to fall

Political uncertainty continued to cast a shadow over the market in June, with falls in the number of lots offered, the number of lots sold and the total amount raised overall in UK property auctions.

According to the latest data from UK property auctions data service Essential Information Group, the total number of lots offered in June stood at 1,993 – 7% lower than the total number recorded the same month a year ago.

The number of lots sold also fell, to 1,420 – 5.2% lower than the total sold a year earlier. And the total amount