Local authorities go to ground for sales that raise revenue in a sensitive manner

Childs, Oliver
September 2013
EG: Estates Gazette;9/14/2013, Issue 1337, p60
Trade Publication
The author comments on private sector, banking and receivership sellers in Great Britain that consider pricing, rather than location and property type, when deciding which lots will go to auction. He argues that local authorities must be sensitive when disposing off assets to raise revenues. He also expresses his belief that ground rent investments can outperform more traditional investment types.


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