investment

High-profile commercial development in Ballymena offered for sale for £1.25 million

A commercial development opportunity at Ballee Road East in Ballymena, with full planning permission for a petrol filling station, drive-thru restaurant, EV Fast Charging and an internet café, has been brought to the market for £1.25 million. The development site is set on 3.6 acres in a prime location for commuter footfall, situated approximately two miles from Ballymena town centre and adjacent to...

Waterfront office investment in Clarendon Dock offered for sale

Beacon House in Belfast’s Clarendon Dock Business Park has been brought to market for sale, with offers in excess of £4.6 million being sought. Located in Belfast Harbour Estate close to the city centre, Beacon House is a 51,028 sq ft waterfront office building comprising five storeys. The building is currently let in its entirety to London-headquartered international outsourcing company Capita...

CBRE NI invests in valuation and professional services as focus on sustainability grows

Leading commercial property agent CBRE NI’s Valuation and Professional Services offering has become the largest team of its kind in Northern Ireland after making several key appointments over the last 18 months. The recent restructure of the team has seen the appointment of four new surveyors, enabling the twelve strong team to focus on the increasing requirement to consider sustainability as part of...

Northern Ireland Investment Sector Holds Steady Over Economic Challenges

CBRE NI has revealed that Northern Ireland’s commercial investment sector held steady in 2023 despite economic challenges, recording total investment volumes of £338 million. Investment sales were accumulated across 31 transactions, exceeding 2022’s tally of £330m, and mark the investment sector’s strongest performance since 2015. The standout transactions of the year included the sale of...

Demand For Senior Living: Northern Ireland’s Key Role In Supplying The Market

By Brian Lavery, Managing Director, CBRE Northern Ireland With UK student numbers reaching a record high, and Belfast remaining an ever-popular university city, it’s unsurprising to see an abundance of purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) popping up around the city. However, we simply cannot afford to slip into an ‘out with the old, in with the new’ mentality and ignore the fact that...