A recent online property sale staged by a Newport-based auction business again saw a flurry of bids from home and abroad home in on a range of properties from terraced houses to flats, plots of land and even to a stretch of the River Ebbw which eventually sold for £7,250 after a keen contest.

The auction saw some 77 properties listed, with 77 per cent of those being sold. During the auction, there were 504 registered bidders, from 60 different countries, who collectively placed 1,606 bids. This resulted in a total of £4.2 million.

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A traditional two-bedroom mid-terraced house situated just a few hundred yards from Abertillery town centre at 28 Tillery Street attracted a total of 50 bids eventually selling for £50,200.

This well-maintained and improved three-bedroom, end-of-terrace house situated in a well established residential location at 6 Upper Cross Street, New Tredegar, sold for £55,750 after 39 bids. The property, with gas central heating and a modern fitted kitchen and bathroom, is ideally situated for access to Bargoed and Blackwood and has excellent road links to the A465 Heads Of the Valley trunk road.

Glanrhyd, Beaufort, Ebbw Vale, is a substantial freehold building comprising a four-bedroom house and one-bedroom separate annexe. The property has been converted to residential having previously been a doctor's surgery and would be ideal for a number of commercial uses or conversion to flats/HMO or two separate dwellings. The property sold for £165,500 after attracting 91 bids.

An end-of-terrace house in need of complete renovation, 32 High Street, Llanhilleth, Abertillery, is situated in a private and quiet location with only a few neighbouring properties. The property, which has planning permission for a side and rear extension to create a three-bedroom house, sold for £32,000 after 58 bids.

Situated in a popular residential location with easy access to local amenities and transport links, this three-bedroom, semi-detached property at 6 Hawthorn Road, Beaufort, Ebbw Vale, which has gardens to front and rear with lane access sold for £132,000 after attracting 72 bids.