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Latest news, opinions and analysis in the Northern Ireland property market

31st May 2012
Create a bespoke bathroom

Create a bespoke bathroom

Create a sumptuous sanctuary in a bathroom that is awash with style. Helen Carson reports They may be known as the smallest room in the house, but having a sumptuous bathroom is a deal-breaker when it comes to selling your home — and for those not planning to move, it should be a soothing sanctuary […]
31st May 2012
The Kitchen: more than a room where we cook and eat

The Kitchen: more than a room where we cook and eat

The kitchen has long been the back room boy of the home, but now it’s become a really stylish and modern space. Helen Carson reports The scullery of Victorian times was a place associated with drudgery and household chores, rather than the hub of the home it is today. While drawing rooms are elegant and […]
24th May 2012
Live in the lap of luxury

Live in the lap of luxury

Our homes are a reflection of ourselves, so it’s only right to turn them into comfort zones with just the right amount of opulence. Helen Carson reports Luxury can be all around us with everything from a fabulous state-of-the-art kitchen to a beautiful bathroom which is a sanctuary away from the rest of the world. Incredible […]
23rd March 2012
Kirstie and Phil are looking for house hunters in Northern Ireland

Kirstie and Phil are looking for house hunters in Northern Ireland

Professional property hunters Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer are taking on the challenge of finding dream homes for people throughout the UK for another series of Channel 4’s Location Location Location. If you’re actively searching for a new home Kirstie and Phil would love to help turn your dream into a reality. Buying a home […]
7th March 2012
Ten of the Finest First Time Buyer Homes

Ten of the Finest First Time Buyer Homes

Its always difficult to get that first step on the housing ladder so here at Propertynews.com we thought we’d give you a helping hand. We’ve selected ten of the finest first time buyer homes we have to offer. West Street, Ballycarry, Co. Antrim, BT38 9HR. From £59,950.An exceptionally well presented first floor two bedroom apartment. […]
28th February 2012
McMillan 10 year anniversary

McMillan 10 year anniversary

This March McMillan Estate Agents will be celebrating ten years of business and ten years of giving back to the community which has helped make them such a success. Founded by Jim McMillan in 2002, McMillan Estate Agents has grown over the past decade to become one of south-east Antrim’s leading estate agents. Jim already […]
21st February 2012
Top Ten Holiday Homes

Top Ten Holiday Homes

If you’re looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life without the hassle of airports then we have the perfect solution. From traditional thatched cottages in Southern Ireland to architecturally modern homes in Portballintrae, Propertynews.com has something special to offer all those seeking a tranquil haven. Thatched Cottage, Cliffony, Sligo. A […]
9th February 2012
Estate Agent by day, Top Gear by night

Estate Agent by day, Top Gear by night

Robin Lyons has worked for Templeton Robinson Estate Agents Ballyhackamore for 6 years and enjoys the variation that his job brings on a daily basis. The interaction with people and satisfaction felt when a deal completes by all parties involved are the aspects of the job that Robin finds most enjoyable. What many people who […]