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23

Aug

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

Posted on 23rd August 2017  |   Add a comment

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

Posted on 16th August 2017  |   Add a comment

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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14

Aug

Property developers set for multi-million pound office schemes

Posted on 14th August 2017  |   Add a comment

Property developers set for multi-million pound office schemes

Two popular Northern Ireland property developers look set to go ahead with the refurbishment of multi-million pound office buildings in Belfast’s city centre. The Merchant Square project, which is undergoing development by Gareth Graham’s firm Oakland, will see Oyster House endure a number of renovations and extensions worth £20m.

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11

Aug

Property purchasing figures at highest peak in a decade

Posted on 11th August 2017  |   Add a comment

Property purchasing figures at highest peak in a decade

New figures have revealed a 3.7% decline in residential house prices in Northern Ireland over the last twelve months, dropping to £148,499 in the second quarter of the year. These figures contrast with the 11.6% increase in house prices south of the border.

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9

Aug

Bellway reports rise in residential property sales

Posted on 9th August 2017  |   Add a comment

Bellway reports rise in residential property sales

Housebuilder Bellway believed the residential property market remained "robust" last year as it described a healthy rise in sales, regardless of the uncertain economic conditions. The Newcastle-based group stated that housing revenue is expected to rise over 13% to £2.5 billion in the year ended July 31.

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24

Jul

Belfast house prices predicted to increase 4.3% to an average of £130,600

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Belfast house prices predicted to increase 4.3% to an average of £130,600

According to a new report, house prices in Belfast are forecast to increase by over 4% this year. Growth across major cities in the UK is predicted to be stronger this year than first thought, according to one index. Property analysts, Hometrack, believe values across 20 of the largest cities in the UK are set to rise by 6% to 7% throughout...

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21

Jul

'Ghost estate' in Northern Ireland brought back to life with 40 homes

Posted on 21st July 2017  |   Add a comment

'Ghost estate' in Northern Ireland brought back to life with 40  homes

Northern Ireland residential property developer, Hagan Homes, is set to construct 40 residences in a £5m project on the site of The Salmon Leap, a former restaurant in Co Londonderry. This development is set to create 50 construction jobs. This work is being undertaken by Eglinton based subcontractor, Nollam Contracts Ltd.

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18

Jul

£20 million Northern Ireland development set to create 60 jobs

Posted on 18th July 2017  |   Add a comment

£20 million Northern Ireland development set to create 60 jobs

Northern Ireland construction company, Rosemount Homes, is planning to develop over 100 properties outside Belfast in a £20 million project. The firm, part of the Lagan Construction Group, is aiming to develop 112 properties in Carryduff. The company is headed by chief executive Kevin Anthony Lagan.

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17

Jul

How Game of Thrones is boosting Northern Ireland's property market

Posted on 17th July 2017  |   Add a comment

How Game of Thrones is boosting Northern Ireland's property market

An average of 25.1 million people tuned in to watch the sixth season of Game Of Thrones according to HBO. It is no surprise that the millions who watch the award-winning television show are fascinated by the enchanted lands of the Seven Kingdoms that are filmed on Northern Ireland’s coastlands and castles.The popular television drama returns to our screens on...

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4

Jul

Northern Ireland house prices rose 3.8% in last quarter

Posted on 4th July 2017  |   Add a comment

Northern Ireland house prices rose 3.8% in last quarter

House prices in Northern Ireland have increased by 3.8% throughout the last three months – faster than other parts of the UK. The house price rallied in June across the UK with the average value over the £210,000 mark for the first time, Nationwide Building believes. The last quarter witnessed the house price in Northern Ireland rise to an average of...

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