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Apr

John Minnis Estate Agents scoop 5 national awards and are named ‘Best Estate Agents in Northern Irel

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John Minnis Estate Agents scoop 5 national awards and are named ‘Best Estate Agents in Northern Irel

John Minnis Estate Agents has scooped five awards at the highly coveted national awards, the ESTAs, and were crowned the ‘Best Local Lettings Agency in the UK’ and ‘Best Estate Agents in Northern Ireland’. The ten-year-old agency with 25 staff, received full recognition in ‘Best Estate Agents in Northern Ireland’ category, with all three offices winning awards. The Donaghadee office was also...

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23

Apr

McGranaghan Estate Agents.com open New Office In South Belfast

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McGranaghan Estate Agents.com open New Office In South Belfast

McGranaghan Estate Agents.com continues to expand its network of branches with the much anticipated and breath-taking opening of their new South Belfast office at 260 Ormeau Road. Senior Partner Desmond McGranaghan explained, “Our team are very excited to open our 3rd branch in such a prime location. Our aim is simple - to provide a premium service at a  competitive...

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23

Apr

The Height of Class

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The Height of Class

7 Ballymullan Road, Crawfordsburn From its delightful front porch you can sit and take in the wonderful views offered by elevated Glenmount which looks out over Crawfordsburn Country Park to Belfast Lough, the Co Antrim coastline and the Irish Sea. On a good day you can even see Scotland and the pleasure offered by the delightful sheltered veranda will have already sold...

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22

Apr

Rent of prime office space in Belfast jumps by 12%

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Rent of prime office space in Belfast jumps by 12%

Rents on prime offices in Belfast increased by 12% in 2014 to as much as £15 per square foot, research has found. Research by commercial property agents Lambert Smith Hampton found that rents in Belfast had borne the second-largest jump in the UK after the south east of England. But the agency said new build developments of office space were still not...

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17

Apr

Flowers for cutting

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Flowers for cutting

This week Propertynews.com in partnership with the Allianz Garden Show Ireland 2015’s very own Gardening Guru, Geoff Stebbings from www.thebikinggardener.com bring you some top tips in how to grow your own flowers for cutting. Most people love to cut flowers from the garden for the house but lots of people feel guilty about taking flowers from their borders. Personally I never...

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17

Apr

Belfast's first queue for new homes in nine years

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Belfast's first queue for new homes in nine years

House-hunters queued throughout the day to snap up luxury homes in scenes which were a throwback to the height of the property boom.People gathered from 5am as the first batch of properties in the sought-after Belvoir Park development in south Belfast went on sale.Around 300 homes - priced between £245,000 and £410,000 - have been built on the site of...

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15

Apr

£152k cost of average home after 14% surge

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£152k cost of average home after 14% surge

House prices in Northern Ireland have experienced their strongest annual rate of growth in more than seven years, new official figures have revealed. A surge of 14.2% in February means the average local property is now priced at £152,000, according to the Government's Office for National Statistics (ONS). But despite the soaring growth - which is almost double the UK's 7.2% hike...

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14

Apr

It's Child's Play

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It's Child's Play

Gabrielle Fagan reveals how to create the perfect nursery, fit for any little prince or princess... Prince George will soon have to  abdicate his nursery to make way for a brother or sister. The new prince or princess will most likely take up residence in the young prince's Beatrix Potter-themed room at Kensington Palace, and will also enjoy a brand new...

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14

Apr

Apartment bar in bid to regain glory with £750k revamp

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Apartment bar in bid to regain glory with £750k revamp

Well-known bar The Apartment is receiving a £750,000 facelift to try and bring it back to its glory days, the Belfast Telegraph can reveal. The major investment at the venue in Donegall Square beside the City Hall will see the introduction of a new roof terrace, which involved removing part of a floor in the building. The two-floor bar closed in...

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13

Apr

Eddie Irvine sells luxury Miami house for $10.5m

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Eddie Irvine sells luxury Miami house for $10.5m

Ex-Formula One driver Eddie Irvine may be taking life slowly following his retirement from racing, but he appears to be very much in the fast lane of the property business. The north Down man's American company, Eddie Irvine Homes, has reportedly sold a luxury property in Miami Beach for a cool $10.5m (£7.1m). The 6,612 sq ft home is based on the...

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