Northern Ireland House Price Index (HPI) Increases 4.3% Annually.

Posted: by May 16th, 2017
Land & Property Services assisted by the Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency today released the House Price Index report for Quarter 1 2017. The House Price Index (HPI) is designed to provide a measure of change in the price of a standardised residential property sold in Northern Ireland.  According to the statistics, the house price index in Northern Ireland has increased annually by 4.3%. … Read the rest of this post »

First Time Buyers Information Evening @ Rivenwood

Posted: by May 9th, 2017
Confused as to the buying process? Ready to get on the property ladder? Mark a date in your diary, as Simon Brien are hosting a First Time Buyer Event Wednesday 10th May 2017 6-8pm at Rivenwood, Newtownards. On the evening along with representatives from Simon Brien Residential there will be mortgage advisers, solicitor and representatives on site from BT show casing the fastest broadband in the country.… Read the rest of this post »

20 Dream Northern Ireland Kitchens to Make You Green with Envy

Posted: by May 8th, 2017
Kitchens are at the heart of the home, enjoyed by all members of the family and as a result they are undoubtedly one of the strongest selling features if they stand out. The big change in recent years has been the trend for open kitchen, dining and living spaces flowing into other parts of the home, bringing a unity between the spaces.… Read the rest of this post »

Campbell & Co Open the Door To Market Place Lisburn

Posted: by April 28th, 2017
Campbell & Co Property specialists have opened their new Lisburn branch as part of their continued expansion within Northern Ireland. The Estate and Letting Agent, who have previously won two top awards in the national ESTAS Awards, have long been established in Belfast, and will now be joining the prominent Market Place location in Lisburn city centre. Specialising in residential Sales, Lettings and Management, the  branch on Lisburn’s ‘property row’ will create 10 new jobs for the city in the next 3 years, as well as supporting the local contractors needed to deliver their dedicated property maintenance service.… Read the rest of this post »

8 Stunning Staircases found on PropertyPal

Posted: by April 24th, 2017
Being a central feature in many homes, stairs can play a major role in the look and feel of an interior. There are so many staircase designs around that we can find ideas almost everywhere. Depending on your own taste and design styles of your home, you can go for either traditional or contemporary and this collection of stunning staircases found on PropertyPal covers both of them.… Read the rest of this post »

Co-ownership purchase price increases to £160,000

Posted: by April 10th, 2017
If you thought Co-ownership was not a feasible option for you, good news! There has been a £10,000 increase in the cap of the property you can purchase along with a few other applicant criteria changes as detailed below. This could mean that the new home you are looking for now falls within the boundaries of the scheme. Read the rest of this post »

Pinkertons award winning service arrives in Donaghadee

Posted: by March 13th, 2017
Award winning estate agency Pinkertons has announced the opening of a third branch in Donaghadee. The new branch, which joins two highly successful branches in Bangor and Comber, will continue to provide the Pinkertons award-winning, full service agency offering across buying, selling, letting and property management within a comfortable and stylish setting.… Read the rest of this post »

Introducing the World’s First 3D Printed House

Posted: by March 6th, 2017
The first house printed using 3D printing technology has been built in Stupino town, Moscow. Using Apis Cor 3D printing technology, the building was constructed in just under 24 hours. It cost $10,000 dollars to build and can stand for 175 years. A distinctive feature of the printer is its design, which is reminiscent of the tower crane, allowing the printer to execute the printing process of constructing the building both inside and outside. … Read the rest of this post »

Hagan Homes to build 35 new homes in Dunmurry in a £4.5 million development.

Posted: by February 20th, 2017
Hagan Homes, one of Northern Ireland’s largest homebuilders, is to build 35 new homes in Dunmurry, Co. Antrim (BT17) in a £4.5 million development. Construction of the 35 homes on the 2.3 acres Willow Park site has just started and will take up to 18 months to complete.  Approximately 50 construction jobs will be created.  Phase 1 of the development is scheduled for completion in summer 2017, with prices starting from £90,000.  The development will include 2 bed apartments, 3 bed townhouses, 3 bed semi-detached and 3 bed-detached homes. The entire site is due for completion by summer 2018.… Read the rest of this post »

Northern Ireland House Price Index increases by 0.6% for the last quarter of 2016.

Posted: by February 14th, 2017
Land & Property Services assisted by the Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency today released the House Price Index report for Quarter 4 2016. The Index measures change in the price of residential property sold in Northern Ireland (NI). The Index uses stamp duty information on residential property sales recorded by HMRC. Read the rest of this post »