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Tuesday, 15 May 2018 News

Unlocking Value

Unlocking Value

 

I am always amazed when I see rental value potential that isn't unlocked by property asset managers / owners.

I recently got an instruction from Euro change to find them a prime flagship site for their first Northern Ireland venture.

Euro change is a retail bureau de change specialist that has been trading for...

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Thursday, 12 April 2018 News

Food retailer Greggs ‘on way’ to Portadown

Food retailer Greggs ‘on way’ to Portadown

Leading national bakery chain Gregg's are due to start the fitout of there latest Northern Ireland store in Portadown's High Street Mall next week.

The unit which is one of the most prominent in Portadown town centre, will be what I understand to be Gregg's largest high street store in the UK to date.

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Tuesday, 13 March 2018 News

O'Neills to open Derry superstore with Murphy's help

O'Neills to open Derry superstore with Murphy's help

O'Neills one of Ireland's leading sports wear retailers is due to open a new flagship store in Waterloo place, Derry, Northern Ireland, in summer 2018.

Murphy Chartered Surveyor's, one of Ireland's leading retail real estate agents has assisted the company with store identification and the commercial negotiations of the...

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Wednesday, 07 March 2018 News

Card Factory sign up to a further three years in The Junction Antrim

Card Factory sign up to a further three years in The Junction Antrim

Card Factory have made the decision to renew their lease, for a further three years in the Junction in Antrim.

The decision was based on renewed optimism of the centre's future with a £30 million of investment planned in the coming years.

Lets hope there plans come together, in the coming years to revitalise this scheme.

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Wednesday, 07 March 2018 News

Waterloo place sold

Waterloo place sold

Murphy Chartered Surveyors and Property Consultants, one of N Ireland’s leading retail agents, have sold the former Pound Giant at 16 Waterloo Place Derry.

The 6,000 sqft building is to open as a small convenience store with off-sales and as yet to be decided use's in the upper floors.

We look forward to the new store...

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Monday, 19 February 2018 News

Card Factory commit to a further five years in De Courcy Centre

Card Factory commit to a further five years in De Courcy Centre

Card Factory have made the decision to renew their lease for a further five years in the De Courcy Centre, Carrickfergus.

The decision was based on renewed optimism on the centre's future, following a recent letting to Poundstretcher in a Large anchor unit, that faced there store.

This had been empty for some 6 years and...

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Monday, 29 January 2018 News

Murphy chosen by O'Neills to help with expansion into Craigavon

Murphy chosen by O'Neills to help with expansion into Craigavon

O'Neills one of Ireland's leading sports wear retailers is due to open a new flagship store at Marlborough Retail Park in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, in summer 2018.

Murphy Chartered Surveyors, one of Ireland's leading retail real estate agents has assisted the company with store identification and the commercial negotiations of the...

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Saturday, 18 November 2017 News

The British Heart Foundation returns to Ballymena

The British Heart Foundation returns to Ballymena

Murphy Chartered Surveyors and Property Consultants, one of N Ireland’s leading retail agents, have secured premises for our retained client’s, the BHF, at 48 Ballymoney Street, Ballymena.

The 3,000 sqft premises is one of three planned new store for our client in Northern Ireland during 2018.

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Saturday, 18 November 2017 News

Team Murphy gets a First

Team Murphy gets a First

At Murphy we are equestrian sport fan's and like to support all things equine.

At the start of 2018, we found that we had to purchase a new horse and after some 45 viewings of various animals at the start of the year, we settled on a Irish sports horse, that we call BIG Benny.

One of the things we love about horses is that we...

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Tuesday, 31 October 2017 News

Card Factory open in Strabane

Card Factory open in Strabane

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 Strabane

The 2,000 sqft unit in the main street is the latest store that Murphy have secured for our client's in N Ireland.

This will be the...

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Monday, 02 October 2017 News

Card Factory to open six shops in Ireland

Card Factory to open six shops in Ireland

UK greeting card specialist Card Factory is to open six shops in Ireland by the end of 2017 and has ambitious plans for another 69 outlets over the next five years.

The retailer has secured units at Northside Shopping Centre, Drogheda Town Centre and the Courtyard Shopping Centre in Newbridge along with...

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Monday, 04 September 2017 News

Up sizing Belfast

Up sizing Belfast

At Murphy we are always looking for trends and positive signs in the Northern Ireland retail market.

At present we are seeing some retailers up size into larger premises in Belfast city centre.

Pandora have up sized from 650 sqft on William street South to Cornmarket and a new store of 1500 sqft.  They assigned there old...

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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, 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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