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6th March 2018
1000 new homes to be built in Northern Ireland as part of £180m project

1000 new homes to be built in Northern Ireland as part of £180m project

A 1000 new homes will be built in Northern Ireland as part of a £180m project. The project is one of the biggest investments in recent years and has been brokered by Simon Brien Residential.  The new houses are expected to be priced between £120,000 and £400,000. Fraser Homes Limited and Gandrum Holdings Ltd have entered into […]
28th February 2018
Hagan Homes set to accept Bitcoin payments

Hagan Homes set to accept Bitcoin payments

One of Northern Ireland’s largest homebuilders, Hagan Homes, has announced that they will start accepting the digital currency Bitcoin as a form of payment. It is believed the Ballyclare-based company will be the first firm of its kind in Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland to start accepting the digital currency. This payment system […]
19th December 2017
Landmark 27,000 homes purchased through Co-Ownership

Landmark 27,000 homes purchased through Co-Ownership

As Northern Ireland’s Co-Ownership Housing Association approaches 40-years, the organisation has announced that a remarkable 27,000 homes have now been purchased through the Shared Ownership Scheme. The news comes on the back of Shared Ownership Month which took place in September and follows recent annual report results which show that for the financial year 2016/17 […]
6th December 2017
Luxury housing development underway in Co. Antrim

Luxury housing development underway in Co. Antrim

In Co. Antrim, work is underway on a luxury new housing development. This development could be the beginning of hundreds of new properties for the area. The latest project from UK property firm Neptune Group is Ollar Valley in Ballyclare. This development went on the market earlier this week. Nine house types will be available […]
14th November 2017
One third of NI people say “Not in my backyard”

One third of NI people say “Not in my backyard”

A third of NI’s NIMBYs admit to being frustrated that the next generation can’t afford to buy their own home, according to the latest research by the Federation of Master Builders (FMB). The FMB’s UK-wide research into NIMBYs (‘not-in-my-back-yarders’), or in other words people who tend to take an anti-development view to new homes being […]
12th September 2017
600 new homes proposed for Co. Antrim as part of £100m investment

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 […]
9th August 2017
Bellway reports rise in residential property sales

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. Since the general election demand has “remained strong”, […]