It looks like you can still pick up a bargain at Auction these days.  This flat was expected to go for £1000 but due to some heated bidding it sold at £18,000.

Which just shows that the auction room dictates the price.  It looks like the flat could do with a touch of TLC though.  Perhaps they can get Sarah Beeny around to give them some advice!

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