Some 23% of people who have bought, or are in the process of buying, a house have found themselves embroiled in a bidding war
, with other buyers upping their offers as they compete over a property.
A senior BBC source said: "We'd like to hang on to the Voice - it's a brilliant show and viewers love it - but we won't get into a bidding war
Interested parties remained determined to acquire the site as a bidding war
broke out before the gavel finally came down at PS122,000.
This move ends a bidding war
involving ISSI, Uphill and US chipmaker Cypress Semiconductor Corp,
Kellogg and Abraaj Asset Management had each made four offers for Bisco Misr as of Monday morning, pushing the value of the company up by around 20% since the start of the bidding war
By pricing the apartment well, we created an opportunity for a bidding war
Investors expect that Tyson's offer will start a bidding war
The bidding war
has begun before a single player or Beckham has signed even a formal stadium deal, the report said.
Fortunately we lost the bidding war
and another station lay claim to it for what ungodly reason I do not know.
If it is perceived that a property is asking a realistic price, there is enough demand that you may experience a bidding war
," LeFauve said.
Putting an end to a protracted corporate bidding war
, HP outbid Dell to buy 3PAR, a data-storage company specializing in cloud computing.
A once obscure data storage firm, 3PAR is now at the center of a $2 billion bidding war
between powerhouses Hewlett-Packard Co (HPQ.