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Double Delights For NIHE Residents In Downpatrick Area

Housing Executive tenants in Downpatrick and the surrounding area are looking out at Spring through new double glazing and at the same time benefitting from warmer homes. Work is ongoing to 192 NIHE homes in the area, representing an investment of over £288,000. Bronagh Magorrian, the Local Office Manager in…

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NIHE Urges Home Owners To Apply For Grants To Replace Inefficient Boilers

The Housing Executive is urging home owners to apply now for assistance to replace their boiler through the Boiler Replacement Scheme. Administered by the Housing Executive, DSD’s scheme will finish at the end of March 2015. Conor Bell, the Housing Executive Grants Manager, explained: “The DSD’s Boiler Replacement scheme has been…

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NIHE Announce 100 Tenants In South Down To Get Double Glazing

Tenants in the Newry area are benefitting from new contracts worth £17.5m that will see all Housing Executive homes in Northern Ireland fitted with double glazing by 2015. Work is underway at 82 homes in Kilkeel, Hilltown and Newry, with an investment of over £141,000. Social Development Minister Mervyn Storey…

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McKevitt Says Double Glazing Must Be Installed To Help Hard-Pressed Households

South Down MLA Karen McKevitt (SDLP) has said that it is important that Housing Executive homes have double glazing installed without delay. Ms McKevitt was speaking after questioning the social development Minister in the Assembly on the programme for government commitment yesterday. Ms McKevitt said: “I was pleased to hear confirmation…

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