A Butterfly Magnet…

Monday, 5 August 2019

by Gareth Austin An absolute magnet in my garden this past week for butterflies has been the Purple Top Verbene, or Verbena Bonariensis to give it a more formal name.  This upright summer flowering perennial has been a busy landing...

The wonderful Butterfly Bush by Gareth Austin

Wednesday, 31 July 2019

This past week on Radio Foyle, we were celebrating the Butterfly Bush – article by Gareth Austin – The Butterfly Bush has been a garden stalwart since the 19th century. Flowering every summer, its tough nature and little maintenance affords...

A perfect home for Jason Scott

Wednesday, 31 July 2019

For Jason Scott, Salters Meadows in Magherafelt ticked all the right boxes when he was on the lookout for his dream home. Jason Scott, a Braidwater home owner in Salters Meadows Just over two years ago he visited the show...

A splash of South America in the garden

Tuesday, 16 July 2019

By Gareth Austin… Last Friday on Radio Foyle I highlighted the gorgeous colours of the Peruvian Lily or Alstromeria plant. These crackers originally come from South America and are perfectly at home in our gardens, thriving in a sunny location....

Birch Hill site staff celebrate NHBC award

Thursday, 11 July 2019

Today, Braidwater Homes staff and subcontractors enjoyed a pizza lunch as a thank you for their efforts in achieving a prestigious NHBC Pride in the Job Northern Ireland Quality Award for 2019. The team at Birch Hill including Braidwater Homes...

A cracker for the summer garden

Tuesday, 9 July 2019

by Gareth Austin


Monday, 8 July 2019

New homes in phase 2 progress at a steady rate as demand is high to live in Castlehill. One of Belfast’s most popular residential developments, Castlehill, is progressing well having attracted significant demand over the past 14 months. Released for...

Moncrief brochure to be released next month

Tuesday, 2 July 2019

A new arm of the Braidwater Group, Braidwater Residences for Rent, will offer discerning residents the opportunity to long term lease professionally managed exclusive homes.  The first of these will be located at Moncrief in Eglinton, where fifteen one and...


Thursday, 27 June 2019

One of Northern Ireland’s leading private and social house builders, The Braidwater Group, has today confirmed it is moving ahead with a consultation process with plans for social and affordable housing on a significant 85 acre site on the Glen...

A little spot of luxury in your garden

Monday, 24 June 2019

Celebrating the summer foliage of Japanese Maple, by Gareth Austin