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9

Jul

SERC release specialist course in property management

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SERC release specialist course in property management

As the housing market begins to show green roots of recovery, one local Further Education College is delighted to inform estate agents of its own investment in the industry with news that it has become the first in the province to offer a specialist course in property management, which is set to help estate agents extend their expertise. The brand new...

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Jun

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25

Jun

Should your house have sold by now?

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Should your house have sold by now?

Estate Agents are often asked to look at properties that really should have sold, but haven’t, and they understand the disappointment of vendors whose experience of the sales process has fallen short of their expectations. This disappointment can sometimes be the result of simply not knowing where you stand. Estate Agents find that enthusiasm and good communication must be maintained throughout...

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25

Jun

Philip Johnston Estate Agency under new ownership

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Philip Johnston Estate Agency under new ownership

One of the longest established estate agencies in Belfast is under new ownership after Philip Johnston sold his remaining sales and letting branch. The business, situated on the Upper Newtownards Road, has been purchased by local business woman Betty Beverland. Whilst under new ownership, the name Johnston will remain, albeit with a re-brand to reflect this new dawn in the estate agency...

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19

Jun

Boss in the Brig- Lough & Quay Estate Agents Managing Director Needs Your Help

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Boss in the Brig- Lough & Quay Estate Agents Managing Director Needs Your Help

Lough & Quay Estate Agents, Managing Director, Kelly McAllister is being locked in the docks at Belfast Harbour to support local disadvantaged young people. Boss in the Brig will see 10 business leaders apprehended by the Harbour Police and charged to collectively raise £10,000 for The Princes Trust. Kelly and nine other leading Northern Ireland Business figures will be arrested at...

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12

Jun

Perfect for first time buyers

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Perfect for first time buyers

This well presented and maintained mid townhouse property is situated in the quiet development of Old Mill Heights, just off Culcavy Road, within walking distance to the picturesque village of Hillsborough where potential purchasers can enjoy all on offer including local shops schools, cafes, pubs, restaurants and local parks, as well as enjoying good transport links with convenience to the...

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10

Jun

Clutter costs!

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Clutter costs!

In the current market it is more important than ever to ensure that your property is a highly saleable proposition, rather than one that makes another house look good by comparison. Of course, there are several basics that should be in place. The price needs to be as attractive as the décor, and you should aim to be flexible on things...

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21

May

Lough & Quay Recognised for Managing Talent

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Lough & Quay Recognised for Managing Talent

Lough & Quay Estate Agency has been shortlisted for the 2013 Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards. The company will be hoping to be honoured for ‘Managing Talent’ at the Titanic gala awards ceremony at Titanic Belfast on Thursday 13th June. Lough & Quay, now in their fifth year of business, specialise in residential sales, lettings and property management, the dynamic...

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13

May

Plans for a Successful Sale

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Plans for a Successful Sale

Research has shown that buyers overwhelmingly prefer floorplans on property details in addition to the usual description and written dimensions. There are several good reasons behind this preference: Firstly, where several properties are competing for a buyer’s attention, the particulars that include a floorplan always make an immediate impression. The layout of a property is a major consideration when choosing a...

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7

May

Hunter Campbell supporting local cycle for Alzheimers

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Hunter Campbell supporting local cycle for Alzheimers

Towards the end of last year, a number of like-minded and overweight friends got together and formed the ‘FAT BOYS CYCLE CLUB’ in an effort to shed a few pounds – or at least that’s what they told their wives! In reality they gathered together on a Sunday morning and set off to find the Café selling the best Ulster...

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