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Help Our Heroes

Free financial review for key workers extended to 31st March 2021. We are really glad to see you in our safe branches can you please help our NHS Heroes by wearing a face covering in branch to keep you and our staff safe. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon. Call us on: 028 9065 4555 or Email: … Read More

NI house prices hit five-year high as pent-up demand fuels sales

Northern Ireland house prices are seeing the highest growth of any UK region with buyers competing more fiercely than ever for homes with gardens, according to a major survey today. The report from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and Ulster Bank said prices were hitting a five-year high – accelerating fears that a new home could become out … Read More

Co Ownership Belfast – Housing body sees threefold rise in demand

A housing association that helps people buy homes through shared ownership has received an almost threefold increase in applications over the past seven weeks. Co Ownership Belfast usually deals with an average of 50 applications per week. However, since the beginning of July, it has processed about 1,000. Its director of customer services told BBC News NI the demographic of … Read More

House sales at ‘highest ever’ level says Rightmove

Property portal says number of sales this month 60% up on last August  Agreed house sales have hit their highest level for at least a decade in the last month, with sales 60% above the figure recorded last August, according to the latest numbers from property portal Rightmove. The online listings firm said it had seen the highest number of … Read More

Stamp Duty Changes Northern Ireland

Stamp duty can add £10,000s to a homebuyer’s costs, but temporary changes mean many WON’T have to pay it. Until April 2021, in England and Northern Ireland you won’t pay any stamp duty on a main residence up to £500,000, while in Scotland and Wales the threshold’s rising to £250,000. This guide’s got all you need to know about how … Read More

Protect your family from only £10.84/month

Life Insurance Belfast

Life Cover Belfast Mortgage First can help protect your loved ones in this difficult time from £10.84 per month and provide a lump sum on your death of £200,000. Rates based on 35 year old non smoker and a 20 year term. Call us on: 028 9065 4555 or Email: to make an appointment.

Free Financial Review for NHS Key Workers


We are providing a Free Financial Review for key workers to 31st October 2020. Zoom, Microsoft teams and skype calls welcome, we are available 7 days a week at a time that suits you! Call us on: 078 9186 0130 or Email: to make an appointment.

Think Twice Before Cancelling Your Protection Policies


Life Insurance: It’s not for you, it’s for them! Life insurance is for your loved ones to make sure there is a roof over their heads and food on their table. It’s to ensure that they can continue to do the things in life you’d want them to, if the worst happened and you weren’t around. You would want to be … Read More

How might Coronavirus impact the property market?

Coronavirus Property Impact

The economy in Northern Ireland is entering its most uncertain time since the “credit crunch” of 2007/08 and many home buyers and sellers, as well as landlords are worried about what will happen to the property market. Jordan Buchanan, Chief Economist at PropertyPal writes: The housing market context since 2007/08 House prices suffered their biggest contraction on record following the 2007 … Read More