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20th June 2011
Two leading Bangor firms join forces

Two leading Bangor firms join forces

Northern Ireland’s Estate Agency of The Year Pinkerton Murray and multi award winning mortgage advisors One Stop Mortgage Shop have collaborated in an effort to make moving home as hassle free as possible. Pinkerton Murray has seen continued success since opening their doors four short years ago, and within this time have been awarded Best […]
20th June 2011
EXCITING NEW PROPERTY MAKEOVER SERIES

EXCITING NEW PROPERTY MAKEOVER SERIES

Exciting new property makeover series is looking for Britain’s Ugliest Rooms. Redhouse TV is making a brand new series working with one of Britain’s top TV interior designers. Do you know someone with a room that desperately needs our help? Contact 0203 1893406 or e-mail us at property@redhousetv.co.uk
20th June 2011
Ulster Property Sales reaps coveted award

Ulster Property Sales reaps coveted award

It was an important and highly positive day for UK real estate on Saturday 27th November 2010 when leading property professionals gathered at the Lancaster London Hotel for the presentations of the UK Property Awards in association with Bloomberg Television.       One of these rightly proud winners was Ulster Property Sales which has […]
20th June 2011
NI House of the Year is back!!

NI House of the Year is back!!

Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen is back with a brand new search to find Northern Ireland’s House of the Year. The search is now on for the BBC NI House of the Year. The brand new series aired for the first time on Monday 3rd January 2011 on BBC 1, and is presented by Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen. The series […]
20th June 2011
£38m boost for housing in North Belfast

£38m boost for housing in North Belfast

Social Development Minister Margaret Ritchie recently announced plans to invest £38 million for brand new homes in North Belfast. The huge investment will mean that much of the old and inadequate housing will be demolished to make way for new, modern family homes in the Upper Long Streets, Parkside and Queen Victoria Gardens areas. The […]
20th June 2011
New Rental Agency Opens

New Rental Agency Opens

The Lurgan-based letting agents Quicklet is celebrating it’s first year in business with the opening of a second branch in Stranmillis Belfast. The growth of Quicklet as fostered by the business partnership of Gavin McEvoy and Dermot O’Hanlon, indicates a growing confidence in the letting market. The company has thus far created five positions in […]
20th June 2011
UK housing market buoyed by spring bounce

UK housing market buoyed by spring bounce

The housing market enjoyed a spring bounce during April, with both property prices and sales levels rising, research has shown. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors said housing market sentiment “rebounded” during the month, helped by the better weather. Around 17% more chartered surveyors reported house price rises than those who saw a fall during […]