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# gaffs - Saturday 26 June, 2021

FactCheck: Could the government actually bend EU spending rules to build more homes?

FactCheck: Could the government actually bend EU spending rules to build more homes?

Jun 26th 2021, 12:05 AM 16,223 Views 25 Comments

The Housing Minister suggested it could be a runner – but is Ireland actually allowed to do this?

# gaffs - Friday 4 June, 2021

Johnny Ronan to build 'new suburb' on old bottle factory site in Poolbeg
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# Gaffs

Johnny Ronan to build 'new suburb' on old bottle factory site in Poolbeg

Jun 4th 2021, 5:40 PM 27,054 Views 37 Comments

Nearly 1,000 social and affordable homes will be included in the development.

# gaffs - Thursday 14 December, 2017

10% of all residential mortgages in Ireland are in arrears
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# Gaffs

10% of all residential mortgages in Ireland are in arrears

Dec 14th 2017, 8:00 PM 15,850 Views 47 Comments

The number of mortgages behind on payments has dropped since the depths of the recession.

# gaffs - Saturday 7 October, 2017

A major housing development in Sandyford has been handed a 'mystifying' knock-back
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# Gaffs

A major housing development in Sandyford has been handed a 'mystifying' knock-back

Oct 7th 2017, 7:00 AM 32,354 Views 34 Comments

Ires Reit was denied permission to build more than 450 apartments in south Dublin.

# gaffs - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Watch: The problems facing students who are looking for accommodation right now
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# Gaffs

Watch: The problems facing students who are looking for accommodation right now

Aug 29th 2017, 5:03 PM 12,345 Views 14 Comments

UCD’s Student Union President Katie Ascough and our own reporter Cormac Fitzgerald discuss what students are facing.

# gaffs - Sunday 27 August, 2017

A major Kildare housing project from one of Ireland's largest developers has hit a snag
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# Denied

A major Kildare housing project from one of Ireland's largest developers has hit a snag

Aug 27th 2017, 7:30 AM 42,581 Views 26 Comments

The Bennett brothers have been refused planning permission for 183 homes in Newbridge.

# gaffs - Saturday 12 August, 2017

One of Ireland's biggest builders has been cleared for a controversial north Dublin project
# Sean Reilly
# Sean Reilly

One of Ireland's biggest builders has been cleared for a controversial north Dublin project

Aug 12th 2017, 5:00 PM 75,283 Views 43 Comments

Sean Reilly has approval for 150 houses and a retail development in the small town of Lusk.

# gaffs - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

8 things you could buy for the cost of rent in the new student accommodation in Dublin
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From The Daily Edge
# Student Gaffs

8 things you could buy for the cost of rent in the new student accommodation in Dublin

Jul 18th 2017, 9:00 PM 6,950 Views 3 Comments

That’s a lot of instant noodles.

# gaffs - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Opinion: The current housing crisis is not an accident
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# Gaffs

Opinion: The current housing crisis is not an accident

Nov 19th 2016, 6:30 PM 1,647 Views 73 Comments

It is the new landlords who are influencing housing policy, not the needs of the thousands of people facing spiraling rents and evictions, writes Rory Hearne.

# gaffs - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

The psychology of house sharing: how to get on with the people you're living with
# Change Generation
# Change Generation

The psychology of house sharing: how to get on with the people you're living with

Sep 21st 2016, 11:00 AM 21,041 Views 26 Comments

Can’t we all just get along? Former Olympic team psychologist Niamh Fitzpatrick helps us understand why housemates fight.

# gaffs - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

Nama to build 80 new homes a week over next five years
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# Gaffs

Nama to build 80 new homes a week over next five years

Oct 13th 2015, 3:35 PM 7,581 Views 30 Comments

Most of these will be houses and there will be a focus on starter homes.

# gaffs - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

House prices are marching upwards again
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# Gaffs

House prices are marching upwards again

Apr 28th 2015, 12:17 PM 19,313 Views 48 Comments

Property got a bit cheaper at the start of the year – but that’s changing now.

# gaffs - Monday 5 January, 2015

Mortgage rates drop: First Permanent TSB, now BoI ring in the changes
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# Gaffs

Mortgage rates drop: First Permanent TSB, now BoI ring in the changes

Jan 5th 2015, 2:47 PM 25,388 Views 51 Comments

But only new customers will reap the full rewards.

# gaffs - Friday 19 December, 2014

Think your home (or your neighbour's) could be Home of the Year?
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# Gaffs

Think your home (or your neighbour's) could be Home of the Year?

Dec 19th 2014, 8:34 PM 12,882 Views 9 Comments

If so, a new RTÉ show is looking for you.

# gaffs - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland
# Cutting Your Cloth
# Cutting Your Cloth

Take 4: Homes for every budget around Ireland

Nov 20th 2014, 10:20 AM 2,664 Views 0 Comments

Here is our pick of properties from €250,000… up to €1 million.

One of the most extraordinary (and decadent) houses in the US is on sale for $85 million...
# Through The Keyhole
# Through The Keyhole

One of the most extraordinary (and decadent) houses in the US is on sale for $85 million...

Nov 20th 2014, 10:11 AM 3,875 Views 1 Comment

Let’s have a nose around.

# gaffs - Monday 17 November, 2014

"One woman was told her house was not safe to live in - but she has nowhere else to go"
# Donegal
# Donegal

"One woman was told her house was not safe to live in - but she has nowhere else to go"

Nov 17th 2014, 6:45 AM 15,286 Views 9 Comments

People living in Donegal have noticed cracks in their homes – and they’re getting progressively worse.

# gaffs - Thursday 13 November, 2014

For the kids: How do schools impact on property prices?
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# Gaffs

For the kids: How do schools impact on property prices?

Nov 13th 2014, 6:04 PM 1,595 Views 0 Comments

Here, TheJournal.ie give you an education on what school proximity does for the housing market.

# gaffs - Thursday 6 November, 2014

Can you guess where Ireland's most popular property is?
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# Gaffs

Can you guess where Ireland's most popular property is?

Nov 6th 2014, 5:22 PM 4,036 Views 1 Comment

Here are three market stats you should look at if you’re thinking of stepping onto the property ladder.

# gaffs - Thursday 30 October, 2014

The week in the property market in 3 graphics
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# Gaffs

The week in the property market in 3 graphics

Oct 30th 2014, 6:16 PM 2,639 Views 1 Comment

The statistical breakdown you should look at if you’re thinking of stepping onto the property ladder.

# gaffs - Thursday 23 October, 2014

This week in the property market in 4 graphs
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# Gaffs

This week in the property market in 4 graphs

Oct 23rd 2014, 5:13 PM 240 Views 0 Comments

The statistical breakdown you should look at if you’re thinking of stepping onto the property ladder.

# gaffs - Thursday 7 August, 2014

House prices in the Irish market are still undervalued, says ESRI
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# Gaffs

House prices in the Irish market are still undervalued, says ESRI

Aug 7th 2014, 6:30 AM 11,108 Views 59 Comments

The research finds that there is no sign of a ‘bubble’ in the domestic market.

# gaffs - Saturday 26 July, 2014

College students warned they may have to stay in hostels in accommodation scramble
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# Gaffs

College students warned they may have to stay in hostels in accommodation scramble

Jul 26th 2014, 5:45 PM 25,709 Views 56 Comments

“If a crisis is to be averted, it needs to be averted now”.

# gaffs - Monday 30 June, 2014

Asking prices up nationally for first time since peak of property boom
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# Gaffs

Asking prices up nationally for first time since peak of property boom

Jun 30th 2014, 10:43 AM 18,791 Views 86 Comments

While the property market in the rest of the country is now on the move, there is still a huge gap between Dublin prices and those outside the capital.

# gaffs - Sunday 8 June, 2014

The 7 cheapest houses for sale in Ireland right now
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From The Daily Edge
# Gaffs

The 7 cheapest houses for sale in Ireland right now

Jun 8th 2014, 8:15 PM 205,881 Views 73 Comments

Including a former garda station!

# gaffs - Saturday 5 April, 2014

We need a plan for Ireland's houses, says Peter McVerry charity
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# Gaffs

We need a plan for Ireland's houses, says Peter McVerry charity

Apr 5th 2014, 12:36 PM 10,935 Views 26 Comments

Rising rents, high property prices, homelessness, and social housing waiting lists have combined to cause problems for many people looking for a place to live.

# gaffs - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

The average asking price for a house in Ireland is now €177,000
# Gaffs
# Gaffs

The average asking price for a house in Ireland is now €177,000

Apr 1st 2014, 6:30 AM 15,342 Views 39 Comments

Two new reports into the property market have found that house prices across Ireland are rising.

# gaffs - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Today is the deadline for registering to pay property tax online
# Gaffs
# Gaffs

Today is the deadline for registering to pay property tax online

Nov 27th 2013, 6:45 AM 7,692 Views 43 Comments

Any homeowners who haven’t yet let Revenue know how they plan to pay the Local Property Tax has until the end of today to fill in the online form.

# gaffs - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Going, going... gone. Charles Haughey's former home sells for €5.5 million
# Gaffs
# Gaffs

Going, going... gone. Charles Haughey's former home sells for €5.5 million

Nov 12th 2013, 7:33 AM 20,983 Views 47 Comments

Abbeville, the Georgian mansion belonging to the former Taoiseach, had been on the market for 18 months after the company that owned it went into receivership.

# gaffs - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Poll: What do you think about house prices rising?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What do you think about house prices rising?

Oct 30th 2013, 10:25 AM 13,844 Views 131 Comments

Houses prices in Dublin and some other parts of the country are rising at the fastest rate since 2007 – but is this good or bad?

# gaffs - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Photos: Canadian island for sale for €55 million (including golf course, naturally)
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

Photos: Canadian island for sale for €55 million (including golf course, naturally)

Sep 15th 2013, 5:30 PM 15,781 Views 25 Comments

Let’s have a gawk around.

# gaffs - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

# gaffs - Monday 19 August, 2013

Average rent hits €825 per month as Dublin prices rise significantly
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# Gaffs

Average rent hits €825 per month as Dublin prices rise significantly

Aug 19th 2013, 6:30 AM 14,532 Views 37 Comments

It’s bad news for students going back to college in the coming weeks with prices rising by up to 7 per cent compared to this time last year.

# gaffs - Monday 1 July, 2013

Poll: What do you think about house prices rising?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What do you think about house prices rising?

Jul 1st 2013, 9:32 AM 11,763 Views 51 Comments

Asking prices for homes in parts of Dublin have risen by up to 12 per cent over the past year – but is this a good thing?

Again? House prices in parts of Dublin jump by 12%
# Gaffs
# Gaffs

Again? House prices in parts of Dublin jump by 12%

Jul 1st 2013, 6:30 AM 13,416 Views 35 Comments

Two separate reports into house prices have found prices are still dropping around the country – except in Dublin.

# gaffs - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Photos: Here’s what a €95 million apartment in New York looks like
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

Photos: Here’s what a €95 million apartment in New York looks like

Apr 14th 2013, 6:30 PM 67,822 Views 81 Comments

The penthouse apartment at the Pierre Hotel is on the market – and if it sells, it will set a new record for a New York City gaff.

# gaffs - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Photos: Here's an €11 million island up for sale in Bermuda
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

Photos: Here's an €11 million island up for sale in Bermuda

Apr 7th 2013, 6:00 PM 22,867 Views 39 Comments

Because hey, who wouldn’t want to own their own island?

# gaffs - Saturday 23 March, 2013

Over 7,000 complete local property tax returns
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Over 7,000 complete local property tax returns

Mar 23rd 2013, 7:15 AM 11,755 Views 108 Comments

Most homeowners have submitted their returns electronically as over 714,000 letters have now been issued by the Revenue Commissioners.

# gaffs - Saturday 16 March, 2013

579 people pay the property tax in its first week
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# Gaffs

579 people pay the property tax in its first week

Mar 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 15,863 Views 112 Comments

Figures released by the Revenue also show there were more than 600,000 hits on its new website to calculate property tax.

# gaffs - Friday 15 February, 2013

Planning applications down 17 per cent as construction remains in doldrums
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# Gaffs

Planning applications down 17 per cent as construction remains in doldrums

Feb 15th 2013, 6:15 AM 3,853 Views 10 Comments

Donegal was the only county which saw an increase in planning applications in 2012.

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