If you’re selling your house by auction, I’m betting there’s a niggly wee question nagging at the back of your mind... ‘What if it doesn’t reach reserve?’
For many sellers, the prospect of passing in at auction is downright scary – quite honestly, it shouldn’t be. In fact, it might surprise you to learn that only 35-40% of all houses that are auctioned actually sell under the hammer. So if you pass in, you’re in good company.
Until you’re party to a property transaction, it’s unlikely you’ll ever have pondered how the settlement process works. If you’re buying or selling your house though, it’s an important concept to understand.
Unless you’ve been living in a coal bunker (or Timaru) for the last few months, you’ll no doubt have heard of the Waterview Connection. This new major arterial route has finally begun construction and Auckland … Continue reading The Waterview Connection
Ex-Barfoot & Thompson, Antonia Baker spent over a decade in the advertising industry running blue chip accounts for Saatchi & Saatchi, Draft FCB and Colenso BBDO prior to launching The Property Market.