Summer Surge In Land Sales

Riding The Summer Wave: Land Sales Set to Surge

As the sun climbs higher in the sky and the days grow longer, the property market braces itself for a noticeable shift. Among the various segments, land auctions are poised for a significant surge in activity. Whether it’s developers seeking prime locations for new projects or individuals eager to invest in recreational properties, the summer months often witness a flurry of land sales.

Let’s delve into why this season marks a pivotal moment for land auctions and what factors contribute to the anticipated increase in sales.


Ideal Weather Conditions

Summer brings favourable weather conditions across many regions, making it easier for prospective buyers to inspect land parcels. Longer daylight hours provide ample time for site visits, allowing buyers to thoroughly assess the potential of the property.


Agricultural Opportunities

For farmers and agricultural investors, summer is a critical time for assessing land for cultivation purposes. With the planting season in full swing, parcels of land suitable for farming become particularly sought after.


Recreational Demand

Summer ignites a desire for outdoor activities, prompting individuals to seek land for recreational purposes such as camping, hunting, or fishing. Properties near lakes, rivers, or mountains witness heightened interest as people look for retreats to enjoy the season.


New Beginnings 

The summer season often coincides with important life events such as weddings, graduations, and family gatherings. These milestones can ignite individuals and families to pursue new beginnings, whether it’s acquiring land for a future home or recreational properties where memories can be forged for generations to come.


Development Projects

Developers often ramp up their activities during the summer months, aiming to commence construction before the year’s end. Land auctions serve as a prime avenue for acquiring parcels suitable for residential, commercial, or industrial development.


Investment Opportunities

With the economy showing signs of recovery post-pandemic, investors are eyeing land as a tangible asset offering long-term growth potential. Low-interest rates and a buoyant market sentiment further bolster the attractiveness of land investments.


In conclusion, as we embrace the warmth and vibrancy of summer, the land auction market anticipates a period of robust activity. Whether you’re a seasoned investor or a first-time buyer, now is the time to seize the opportunities that arise in the world of land ownership. So, dust off your sunglasses, embrace the warmth of the sun, and get ready to ride the summer wave of land auctions.

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Bidding registration deposit

The bidding registration deposit is required in order to be approved for bidding. The amount is £2,400 per lot and is deducted from your deposit upon exchange, if you are the highest bidder. If you are not the highest bidder, the bidding registration deposit is refunded to you, in full.

Bidding online

Once you’ve been approved to bid, our registrations team will send your login details. On the day of the auction, click the ‘Live Auction’ button displayed on our homepage, login and start bidding. There will be a live video feed of our auctioneer and presenter, who’ll be talking through the lots, providing insightful tips and information.

Bidding by telephone

A Connect UK Auctions representative will call you prior and during the auction and place bids on your instruction. You will also be able to watch the live auction on our website via Connect Realtime®

Bidding by proxy

Here you will advise us of your maximum bid amount, and we’ll bid on your behalf up to this figure. We will always endeavour to secure the property for you, either at, or below your maximum bid amount, if possible. If another bidder exceeds your maximum bid amount, your proxy bid would end.