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Jan

First-time buyers reassured when saving for deposit

Posted on 12th January 2018  |   Add a comment

First-time buyers reassured when saving for deposit

Nationwide Building Society has unveiled that potential first-time buyers usually save for approximately nine years in order to afford a house deposit and start climbing the property ladder. Co-Ownership have assured these buyers that they may be able to get on the property ladder in a shorter time.

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10

Jan

Free First Time Buyer Information Evening with Hannath

Posted on 10th January 2018  |   Add a comment

Free First Time Buyer Information Evening with Hannath

Come and see us on Thursday 18th, 6:30pm to 8pm at The Seagoe Hotel! Come along to the Hannath First Time Buyer Evening at The Seagoe Hotel on Thursday 18th January, 6:30pm – 8pm.

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4

Dec

Stamp Duty Axed for Most First Time Buyers

Posted on 4th December 2017  |   Add a comment

Stamp Duty Axed for Most First Time Buyers

The Chancellor recently announced with immediate effect, that first time buyers will pay 0% stamp duty on the first £300,000 for property purchases up to £500,000 in the autumn budget. This will come as welcome news in N.Ireland as there will be no stamp duty charged for a property up to £300,000, another bonus for first time buyers. The treasury...

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2

Jun

NI first-time buyers up by 20% on same period in 2016

Posted on 2nd June 2017  |   Add a comment

NI first-time buyers up by 20% on same period in 2016

First-time home buyer borrowing has increased by a fifth at the start of this year, a new report has stated. The latest numbers from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) indicates that the number of people obtaining keys to their first home is rising. First-time sales grew to 19% in the first quarter of 2017, based on the same period the...

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1

Jun

Whether you’re looking to add to your collection or find an antique gem now is your chance!

Posted on 1st June 2017  |   Add a comment

Whether you’re looking to add to your collection or find an antique gem now is your chance!

Have you ever wanted to add an antique charm to your property or are looking to buy statement furniture that suits your home? On Saturday, June 3rd, Corporate Auction Solutions are holding an unreserved antique auction. All the pieces involved are part of a personal collection and there are 200 period pieces from the Victorian, Georgian and Edwardian eras.

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26

Apr

10 Ways to add value to your home

Posted on 26th April 2017  |   Add a comment

10 Ways to add value to your home

Our 2016 NI homeowner survey found that 65% of the Northern Ireland public would make some form of change to their home if they were selling it, with tidying the garden and making minor decoration changes the most popular changes.  Only 3% of the public suggested they would do some major repairs to the property, while a further 3% said...

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7

Mar

Generate More Leads From Your Property Listings

Posted on 7th March 2017  |   Add a comment

Generate More Leads From Your Property Listings

Propertynews.com has helped NI Estate Agents sell and let more properties than any other website since our launch. Throughout this time, we have tried to create the best property listing templates that we can, whilst leaving scope for customisation from Estate Agents.  This wealth of experience, combined with our award-winning innovation in understanding user behaviour on-site, has allowed us to develop...

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23

Jan

Here’s why being a good private landlord means being an excellent multi-tasker!

Posted on 23rd January 2017  |   Add a comment

Here’s why being a good private landlord means being an excellent multi-tasker!

Here’s why being a good private landlord means being an excellent multi-tasker!

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26

Aug

Buying Property: Finding Your Perfect Home and Haggling Over the Price

Posted on 26th August 2016  |   Add a comment

Buying Property: Finding Your Perfect Home and Haggling Over the Price

If there's one financial move that you should take the time to get right, it's the purchase of a house. As the biggest investment you will ever make in your life, a home purchase can take you a good way towards important life goals, or, if you choose poorly, drag down your standard of living. There are two parts to making...

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12

Jan

£108,000: Average cost of first-time buyers' home in Northern Ireland

Posted on 12th January 2016  |   Add a comment

£108,000: Average cost of first-time buyers' home in Northern Ireland

The average deposit put down by a first-time buyer in London is fast approaching the price of a starter home in Northern Ireland, new figures have revealed. In London, the average first-time buyer's deposit last year was £91,409 - more than five times as big a deposit as in Northern Ireland, at £16,578. The typical price for a starter home in London...

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