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Monday, 04 September 2017 News

Murphy 20 years in N Ireland property

Murphy 20 years in N Ireland property

Its always a bit scary, when you reach a mile stone, in your working life.

This month sees Mr Murphy, 20 years in the Northern Ireland property market.

Having started our venture into property some 30 years ago, moving to Scotland to study and work, I started my first Job in Northern Ireland in September 1997.

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Tuesday, 13 June 2017 News

Card Factory open in Oaks Centre Dungannon

Card Factory open in Oaks Centre Dungannon

Murphy Chartered Surveyors and Property Consultants, one of N Ireland’s leading retail agents, have acquired new premises for our retained client’s Card Factory, in Dungannon

The 1500 sqft unit in the Oaks centre is the latest store that Murphy have secured for our client's in N Ireland, with the store now open and...

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Monday, 12 June 2017 News

Murphy has helped the BHF find new office space in Belfast

Murphy has helped the BHF find new office space in Belfast

Murphy Chartered Surveyors, a leading business space agents in Northern Ireland, has completed the acquisition of new offices for the British Heart Foundation

Our client has been operating from serviced offices for some time in South Belfast and they will now be put down roots in a new modern office suite, in Cromac place, Gas Works,...

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Monday, 22 May 2017 News

Card Factory to open in Boucher Shopping Park Belfast

Card Factory to open in Boucher Shopping Park Belfast

Murphy Chartered Surveyors and Property Consultants, one of N Ireland’s leading retail agents, have secured further premises for our retained client’s, Card Factory, in Greater Belfast

The 1900 sqft unit in the boucher shopping Park is the latest store that Murphy have secured for our client's in N...

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Friday, 12 May 2017 News

Warren James trading well in Tower Centre Ballymena

Warren James trading well in Tower Centre Ballymena

Murphy Chartered Surveyors and Property Consultants, one of N Ireland’s leading retail agents, have secured premises for our retained client’s, Warren James, in Ballymena

The 1000 sqft unit in the Tower centre, is the 6th store, that we have secured for them in N Ireland.

The scheme has recently been bought by...

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Friday, 12 May 2017 News

British Heart Foundation on Castle Lane to close

British Heart Foundation on Castle Lane to close

It is always a disappointment to Murphy when one of our client's close a business.

Our client the BHF are coming to the end of a lease on Castle Lane, in June and have made the hard decision to close the doors of this prime store.

Our client leased the unit in the height of one of our economic downturns, in a unit that...

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Thursday, 06 April 2017 News

Murphy retained to help Eurochange

Murphy retained to help Eurochange

Murphy Chartered Surveyors, have been retained by wwweurochange.co.uk to help with the expansion of there business into Northern Ireland.

Our latest client is a retail bureau de change specialist and has been trading for some 40 plus years across high street and shopping centre location's in the UK, with 143 branches nationwide to...

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Thursday, 16 March 2017 News

Derriaghy industrial park see continued rental growth after refurbishment

Derriaghy industrial park see continued rental growth after refurbishment

Murphy Chartered Surveyors, have been working as strategic asset managers for the owners of Derrighy Industrial Park over the last 12 months.

During this period of a continuous refurbishment program, we have seen 8 new occupiers to the estate, such as Clarke Millar foods, Dunmurry Upholstery and H and J Martin to name some, with...

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Saturday, 18 February 2017 News

Newbridge Silverware opens in Belfast's Arthur street

Newbridge Silverware opens in Belfast's Arthur street

Murphy's first meeting with www.newbridgesilverware.com was in the summer of 2015.

At that time, they wanted to open a dedicated boutique store in Belfast, the first in the UK.

Murphy were appointed to review the market and present opportunities for consideration.

At that time the client felt the right building just...

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Thursday, 16 February 2017 News

Bangor's Bloomfield centre attracts new tenants

Bangor's Bloomfield centre attracts new tenants

We paid a visit to Bangor's Bloomfield centre today, to be shown around by the new owners asset managers, to talk through their up and coming plans for the scheme.

We took along a client who had an interest in opening in Bangor.

It was positive to see that after a year of ownership their is a BIG new 30,000 sqft Next trading...

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Monday, 13 February 2017 News

Former Ulsterbank building on Main street Newcastle now being redeveloped

Former Ulsterbank building on Main street Newcastle now being redeveloped

We happened to be passing through Newcastle heading into the mournes for a walk this week.

It was great to see a former Ulster bank in a prime site has been bought, demolished and a new development under way, all within 12 months of the bank closing.

The development by Alterity from Belfast, is a change from the norm for them,...

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Friday, 03 February 2017 News

Northern Ireland development activity spreading into smaller towns

Northern Ireland development activity spreading into smaller towns

As a company, that makes it our business to notice what's happening in our Northern Ireland towns, its refreshing to know that new development is happening not just in Belfast, however in smaller towns such as Hillsborough.

Over the last 24 months their has been lots of activity for a town of 3500 people.

We have seen the...

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Wednesday, 01 February 2017 News

Cheque Centre leave Northern Ireland

Cheque Centre leave Northern Ireland

At Murphy, we always have a heavy heart when a company you helped grow in your region closes and in this case leaves.

Cheque Centre, like many other alternative lenders, sprung up out of the recessions years in the last decade.

In Northern Ireland they entered the market in 2010 and by 2014 had some 28 outlets, all acquired...

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Wednesday, 07 December 2016 News

10 years in Belfast prime retail pitch

10 years in Belfast prime retail pitch

At this time of year, it is always use full to look back at the year for retail property to date.

This year we decided to look back a little further, 10 years in fact.

We had a quick look at some key street, to see what has changed, namely Donegall Belfast, Castle Lane, Cornmarket, Arthur Street and Ann street.

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Friday, 02 December 2016 News

Topps Tiles to continue expansion in Northern Ireland in 2017

Topps Tiles to continue expansion in Northern Ireland in 2017

Topps Tiles, the UK's leading flooring retailer, is looking to add to there three Northern stores during 2017.

Murphy Chartered Surveyors will be looking for new premises in towns such as Derry, Coleraine, Omagh, Ballymena, Lisburn and Newry.

Our clients look for premises of 3000 to 8,000 sqft in busy Trade and Industrial...

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