May – a pleasant return to usual service

I think everyone at Biddle & Webb enjoyed May as we relaunched our open valuation mornings on a Thursday, expanded the viewing opportunities and developing some exciting retail auction opportunities. As old Brummies will know the Biddle & Webb Thursday morning valuation event has been running for 40 plus years and over this time we…

Unreserved Watch Auction

Maybe it’s the scent of blossom on the air or the sunshine on our faces, but here at B&W, we always love the month of March and 2022 is no different.  This March we are switching things up slightly and having a Special Two-Day Auction of Unreserved Watch & Jewellery Stock from a London Jeweller,…

Info on Charles Messent.

We are selling the pictures on behalf of a relative of the artist. When Charles died the current owners went to see Auntie Eve who was Charles wife. Eve gave the owner’s mum the pictures we are selling. These pictures have prior to this auction never been seen on the commercial market. Charles Messent was…

Proving Birmingham is Best!

As we move into an ever more digital world, isn’t it amazing that sometimes we still find a lot of comfort in a good old piece of paperwork? That could be in the form of a trusty paperback book, or in our case, a diamond certificate.  Last month saw us offer two substantial diamond rings….

Our Property Auctions and How We Manage our Success

In the beginning of April, we had to opportunity to put on an auction for a property in West Bromwich.  The house that stands at 39 Springfield Crescent was rough around the edges, but all this 3-bedroom semi-detached home needed was a buyer with a vision for its potential.  Through our hard work and personable…

Asset Valuations – Just about Everything under the Sun

What do wedding dresses, tyre recycling machinery and three barns in a farmer’s field have in common? Not immediately obvious but they are all items Biddle & Webb’s asset valuation team have been asked to value. We supply specialist asset valuations and inventories to predominantly landlords and their advisors usually solicitors or accountants, so they…

New Hires in the Age of COVID-19

In August, we announced that despite current circumstances, our business has continued to thrive. This month, we are excited to be taking our growth to a new stage: over the remainder of the year, Biddle & Webb will be taking on four new employees. Our company started out as a family-run business, and we have…