House prices in Northern Ireland are rising again, according to statistics released by the Department of Finance.

House prices in Northern Ireland are rising again, according to statistics released by the Department of Finance.

But the number of sales have fallen to their lowest in three years.

The number of transactions between April and June was 4,075 - down 28% on the previous quarter.

The latest data does not reflect the Brexit vote on 23 June, nor the recent decision by the Bank of England to reduce interest rates. 
Last week, an Ulster University report on t...

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House prices rise by 6% in Northern Ireland as recovery continues

The value of a standard home is now just over £117,500, as the market continues to stabilise, according to data from the Northern Ireland Statistics & Research Agency (Nisra).

  • Prices are strongest in the Lisburn and Castlereagh area, where houses cost an average of £140,686. 
  • At the other end of the scale is Derry and Strabane, with a £99,524 price tag.
  • In the first three months of 2016, Nisra said that 5,300 residential properties were sold in Northern Ir...

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UK lettings agents report fewer rent rises in October

TUESDAY, 24 NOVEMBER 2015 Fewer tenants are experiencing rent increases in the UK with the number of letting agents reporting rent rises falling to a quarter, according to the Association of Residential Letting Agents (ARLA) latest report.This is down from 32% in September meaning that the number of rent hikes in October is the lowest reported this year, the data from the ARLA ...

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Is London heading for another property price bubble as soon as 2017?

London faces being in the grip of a housing bubble by 2017 - with the cost of renting and buying in the capital becoming completely detached from earnings, new research reveals.

The city's 11 per cent surge in property prices has not been matched by a rise in average wages, leaving Londoners increasingly priced out of the property market.
Figures released by academics at Lancaster University also show London is out of sync with the rest of the country, as housi...

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Professional Tips and Hints on Selling your Home


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First impressions really do last!

Make sure the first impressions are good impressions! The outside of your home is the first thing that a potential buyer will see so make sure it looks as appealing as possible. Check if the front door needs painting, pick up any litter from outside your home, tid...

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