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25

Sep

'Positive picture' for Northern Ireland housing market

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'Positive picture' for Northern Ireland housing market

The property market in Northern Ireland is looking more positive than the UK as a whole with rising prices and sales, according to a new survey. The RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors) and Ulster Bank has release a new housing report which highlights that 51% more surveyors asked said prices has increased in the previous three months.

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20

Sep

Newry's Tesco Extra sells for £27m - one of this year's biggest property deals

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Newry's Tesco Extra sells for £27m - one of this year's biggest property deals

The sale of a Co. Down Tesco Extra store is one of the largest commercial property deals in Northern Ireland this year. This foodstore sold for £27m and is located at Downshire Road in Newry. The annual rent for this building is over £1.5m and Tesco, the current tenant, is on a 25-year lease for this property, which began in May...

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18

Sep

A Northern Ireland mansion is now on the market

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A Northern Ireland mansion is now on the market

A "country paradise" enclosed by over 100 acres of farmland in the heart of Northern Ireland has been put on the market. This expansive house, known as Dartan Hall, is located on the outskirts of Killylea village in Armagh. It was built between 1850 and 1860 by the Cross family, a family of 17th century settlers from Lancashire, England. It is...

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13

Sep

A Northern Ireland bungalow with a 15k price tag

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A Northern Ireland bungalow with a 15k price tag

A three-bedroom bungalow in Newry will be auctioned in London this week for £15,000. This surprising bargain dwelling is expected to be auctioned on Thursday 14th September in London’s Cumberland Hotel.

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12

Sep

600 new homes proposed for Co. Antrim as part of £100m investment

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600 new homes proposed for Co. Antrim as part of £100m investment

Approximately 600 new homes are to be constructed in Co. Antrim as part of a £100m scheme. Belfast based company, Nuport Developments, are proposing two new developments in Larne. These will be located on the Ballyboley Road and the Ballyhampton Road. Public consultations on the plans for both schemes are due to take place on September 14th and 15th

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11

Sep

Belfast's Scottish Mutual Building to become George Best Hotel

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Belfast's Scottish Mutual Building to become George Best Hotel

Plans for the much-anticipated George Best Hotel have been revealed. Located in Donegall Square South in Belfast City Centre, The Scottish Mutual building was bought by Liverpool developers Signature Living Group and will contain around 80 bedrooms. Family and friends of the renowned football played George Best have presented the development group with iconic memorabilia items.

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5

Sep

A fixer-upper house with a £15k price tag

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A fixer-upper house with a £15k price tag

A terraced property in Lurgan, Co. Armagh, is on the market for only £15,000, so it is no surprise that this house is attracting a large amount of interest according to the estate agent selling this house. The property at Victoria Street is in need of renovation and repair yet, the estate agents believe there is a strong investment opportunity for...

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25

Aug

Have you ever wanted to own a nuclear bunker?

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Have you ever wanted to own a nuclear bunker?

With political and economic uncertainty surrounding the globe, many would think a nuclear bunker would be a useful – but costly – purchase. There is no such thing as being too careful and this bunker in Ballymena is still on the market with an asking price of £575k. This bunker became operational in 1990 and was constructed to fit over 200...

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23

Aug

Property prices rising - how much will a Northern Ireland home cost you?

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Property prices rising - how much will a Northern Ireland home cost you?

Despite the political and economic uncertainty – both at UK and Northern Ireland level – there are signs that investment yields are continuing to harden in Northern Ireland indicating that demand has been increasing property prices. Official figures highlight that house prices in Northern Ireland have increased 3.1% in three months.

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16

Aug

Rise in residential property prices in Northern Ireland

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Rise in residential property prices in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland residential property prices are on the rise, according to the latest House Price Index report from Land & Property Services, assisted by NI Statistics & Research Agency for Quarter 2 2017. Measuring the change in the price of residential property sold in NI, the index uses stamp duty information recorded by HMRC to conclude its findings. 

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