Mark Tanton, Countrywide Chief Auctioneer said: "There was a huge buzz of activity with two and three bedroom properties in most demand.
"We continue to see an increase in the number of parents buying properties at auction in a bid to help their children to get on the property ladder while a number of buyers were happy to pay comfortably above the guide price as they still see property as a sound investment."
The next event covering properties in Manchester, and the North West will be held on 16 July 2009. To see a current list of properties, request brochures and view the 2009 calendar, click here.
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