·         Activity to increase over the coming weeks to get transactions closed before yr end

·         NI commercial property market remains remarkably resilient

·         Buyer profile considerably different to recent years

·         £164.4 million across 23 investment transactions YTD

·         >£100 million of investment transactions to sign by yr end

·         Yields in Northern Ireland holding up well

·         >310,000 sq. ft. of office take-up in Belfast YTD

·         Prime office rents now approximately £18 per sq. ft. 

·         Prime industrial rents now approximately £4 per sq. ft.

·         Notable increase in cross-border shopping

·         Sterling weakness has also boosted hotel sector

·         House prices in Northern Ireland rose by 7.8% in last 12 months

·          30% increase in new home starts in NI y-o-y