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Friday 24 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

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Planning applications down 17 per cent as construction remains in doldrums
Donegal was the only county which saw an increase in planning applications in 2012.
# Houses
Fewer than 8,500 houses built in Ireland last year
Here is the table to show you how many houses were built in your county last year.
# Property Porn
Photos: Versace mansion put up for sale for €49 million
The house, owned by the president of the Italian fashion house Versace, was built in the early 1950s and is considered an important architectural achievement.
# Property
Price index shows property prices have stabilised - has matched the prices in the national property price index with its own, and believes the market is stabilising.
# Cribs
House prices are still falling - except for South County Dublin
The average asking price for a house in Ireland is now €167,000 – down by 54 per cent since the peak of the boom.
# need to know
The Evening Fix... now with added meerkat
The things we learned, loved and shared today.
# gaffs
At last: Long-awaited register of property prices in Ireland is here, which provides detailed information on residential property prices in Ireland, was launched this afternoon.
# gaffs
More immigrants buying homes in Ireland than ever before
Around 7 per cent of immigrants in Ireland now has a mortgage, compared to around 14 per cent of Irish-born people.