Approval Granted For One Of Northern Ireland’s Largest Ever Residential Planning Applications

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Leading private and social house builder, The Braidwater Group, has received approval from Belfast City Council Planning Committee for the construction of more than 650 social and affordable homes on a significant 75 acre site in west Belfast. Located beside the Glen Road, Glenmona is one of the largest applications ever received by Belfast City Council. It will represent a …

Shoe-Stopping Brand Set For The Boulevard

Niamh Donnelly Consumer

Northern Irish outlet welcomes third big brand name since reopening Dune London, one of Europe’s most recognisable footwear brands, has announced its intention to open a new store in Northern Ireland’s prime retail site – its first outlet store in Northern Ireland. Dune London will arrive at The Boulevard, Banbridge in December, offering both men and women’s footwear and accessories …

Whiterock Finance Invests In Recruitment Specialist Artemis Human Capital

Kathryn Stevenson Corporate

Whiterock Finance has today announced its first ever equity investment by backing specialist recruitment business Artemis Human Capital. The Belfast-based investment team, comprising Paul Millar, Rhona Barbour, David McCurley and Neil McCabe, has taken a minority stake in Artemis for an undisclosed sum and will also work with the business in an advisory capacity. Artemis was founded in 2014by businesswoman …

Belfast’s Iconic Custom House Purchased By Straidorn Properties

Kathryn Stevenson Uncategorised

One of Belfast’s most iconic buildings, Custom House, has been acquired by family-owned Northern Ireland investor Straidorn Properties. Straidorn, which is the property investment arm of local businessman Neil McKibbin and his family, acquired Custom House from Watford-based property management company Mapeley for an undisclosed sum. Located at Custom House Square, the Grade B+ listed building was designed by Sir …

Pure Fitout Hits Milestone Of Creating 80 Jobs And Securing £15m Turnover In Five Years Of Ambitious Growth

Rebecca Kincade Corporate

UK and Ireland specialist contractor Pure Fitout has reached its five year target of creating 80 jobs and securing £15m turnover by delivering bespoke interiors for luxury brands, leisure operators and blue chip corporates. The Belfast-based company, which was established in 2015, is one of the fastest expanding fitout contractors in the UK, with continued year on year growth. Pure …