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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 properties may be available to buy prior to the auction.

Pre auction offers can be only submitted by completing the OFFER FORM which can be downloaded with the online legal pack - please email the COMPLETED form to –

Please note offers will not be considered until you have inspected the COMPLETE LEGAL PACK once it has been released.

In the event of an offer being accepted the property will only be removed from the 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 will need to be exchanged promptly via the solicitors.

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!

Please download the bidders guide from the online legal pack or if you have any questions please email

How much will it sell for?

To help you gauge the auction market please View Lots Sold at our last auction or See examples of other sold lots.

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!

Hollis Morgan hold the largest land & property auctions in the region – book your free, no obligation valuation today.

Hollis Morgan sold more £££’s of Land & Property in both 2018 & 2019 than any other auctioneer in the region.

In fact, no auctioneer has sold more than Hollis Morgan since 2010 with over £289m of sales - £95m more than anyone else.*

*Source EIG – Sales in BS and GL postcodes by agents based in BS or GL postcodes.

Hollis Morgan was the most successful Auctioneer in Bristol & North Somerset during 2018 – 2019 with an 87 % success rate.*

*Source EIG – Sales in BS postcodes 2018 & 2019 by agents based in BS excluding firms selling less than 3 lots.

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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

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