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Buying - Frequently asked questions
How do I arrange a viewing?
Viewings can be booked on specific days for this property – please submit a viewing request online and we will contact you to arrange access.
Hollis Morgan would be grateful if you could arrive promptly to inspect the properties at the START of the agreed time as we have scheduled viewings throughout the day and CANNOT wait for late arrivals.
There are likely to be viewings on the property before and after your appointment and if you miss your slot ( usually 15 minutes or longer for larger properties ) you will be asked to wait until the next available time.
Please note government regulation on groups sizes and safe social distancing must be practiced at all times – please bring your own gloves and facemask.
You may be asked to wait outside before it is safe to enter – please understand and respect this request.
If you have shown any symptoms of Covid (19) in the last 10 days we would respectfully ask you to not attend the viewing.
The safety of our clients and staff is our number one priority and we thank you for your understanding.
Please note that hard copy of details will not be provided but will have been emailed to you with instructions on how to bid and what happens next before the viewing.
How do I download the Legal Pack?
Digital Copies of the Online legal pack can be downloaded Free of Charge 24 /7 via this link.
Please visit the Hollis Morgan Website or follow the link above and select the chosen lot from our Current Auction List.
Follow the RED link to "Download Legal Packs" For the first visit you will be required to register simply with your email and a password.
Having set up your account you can download legal packs or if they are not yet available they will automatically be sent to you when we receive them. You will be automatically updated by email if any new information is added.
*** STAY UPDATED *** By registering for the legal pack we can ensure you are kept updated on any changes to this Lot in the build up to the sale.
Can I make a pre auction offer?
Some vendors are willing to consider offers prior to the auction.
Pre auction offers can be ONLY be submitted by completing the online PRE AUCTION OFFER FORM.
The form can be found on the Hollis Morgan website on the individual auction property listings – look for the big red button.
Please note offers will not be considered until you have inspected the COMPLETE LEGAL PACK once it has been released.
There will be a note added to the list to confirm AUCTION PACK NOW COMPLETE when our clients solicitor informs us no further information is due to be added.
In the event of an offer being accepted the property will only be removed from the online auction and viewings stopped once contracts have successfully EXCHANGED subject to the standard auction terms and payment of the buyer’s premium ( £1000 + VAT ) to Hollis Morgan.
Contracts can be exchanged via the solicitors or at the Hollis Morgan offices by appointment only.
Can I book a valuation or a survey?
If you would like to arrange a survey or mortgage valuation of this Lot BEFORE the online auction please instruct your appointed surveyor to contact Hollis Morgan and we will arrange access for them to inspect the property.
Please note that buyers CANNOT attend the surveys and the surveyors are responsible for collecting and returning keys to the Hollis Morgan offices in Clifton.
Access to tenanted properties cannot be guaranteed so please check with Hollis Morgan before booking.
I want to bid!
The registration process is extremely simple – visit the Hollis Morgan auction website and click on the “Register to Bid” button.
The “Register to Bid” button can be found on the auction home page or on the individual lot listings.
Stage 1 – Complete the Online Bidding Form
Stage 2 – Upload your certified ID
Stage 3 – Invitation to bid
Stage 4 – Pay your security deposit ( £6,200 )
How much will it sell for?
We also have an archive of all our auction, land, garages and investment results since 2010.
We also have a bespoke guide & archive of sales for Garages, Investment Properties and Land on our website.
I want to sell a property by Live Online Auction!
In 2020 we sold nearly 150 lots by this updated method - we have embraced this change and move forward with our 2021 live online calendar of sales confident we can provide the best service for our clients.
Did you know...In 2020 Hollis Morgan SOLD more lots by auction in Bristol, North Somerset & Gloucester than any other auctioneer!*
Did you know...In 2020 Hollis Morgan SOLD more £££’s of BS postcode lots than all the other local auctioneers combined!*
Did you know...Since 2010 we have offered more lots in our catalogue ( 2151 ) than any other local firm.*
*Source EIG Group 2021
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We look forward to you joining us at the Live Online Auction but if you have any questions please don’t hesitate to email Auction HQ.