Is the traditional ballroom property auction a thing of the past given the emergence of online auctions? This question was posed in the Osborne King boardroom in spring 2018 when we made the decision to invest in our online platform iOK.
In December 2018 the staff from Osborne King kindly donated food and toiletries to Storehouse Belfast. Storehouse exists to encourage dignity and significance to those living in poverty through providing the basic essentials of life.
Osborne King sent a Christmas e-card in 2018 with a donation to charity. The nominated charity was the Mitre Trust based at Musgrave Park Hospital, who raise money to improve patient services and fund new developments for orthopaedics and rehabilitation in Northern Ireland.
In early 2018 the staff from Osborne King selected the NI Hospice as our annual charity partnership. NI Hospice is a local charity offering specialist care and support to patients and their families with life-limiting and life-threatening illnesses.
2018 to date has seen sporadic activity in the licensed sector with limited supply of public house and hotel sales in the marketplace. Barring a number of provincial public houses sales only a small number of hotels have been transacted
Osborne King has been shortlisted in the Commercial Estate Agency of the Year category in the 2018 Belfast Telegraph Property Awards in partnership with Electric Ireland.