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# homes - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Allsop Auctioneers: 'No repossessed homes were sold at auction today'
# For Sale
# For Sale

Allsop Auctioneers: 'No repossessed homes were sold at auction today'

Oct 15th 2013, 4:14 PM 8,493 Views 34 Comments

A group of protesters gathered outside the Allsop auction at the RDS today, but the auction house states no houses were sold over the heads of any owners.

# homes - Monday 14 October, 2013

Nobel Prize winner reponsible for two of most important economic charts in recent decades
# Bubble Prophet
# Bubble Prophet

Nobel Prize winner reponsible for two of most important economic charts in recent decades

Oct 14th 2013, 3:51 PM 9,627 Views 22 Comments

Robert Shiller compiles two charts and makes them free for the public – and these charts predicted the dotcom bubble and the property bubble.

# homes - Monday 7 October, 2013

Over 75 per cent valued homes at less than €200,000 in property tax return
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Over 75 per cent valued homes at less than €200,000 in property tax return

Oct 7th 2013, 12:23 PM 10,928 Views 52 Comments

Just 3,180 valued their property at over €1 million.

# homes - Thursday 3 October, 2013

More than 100 homes are without electricity this morning
# Fliuch
# Fliuch

More than 100 homes are without electricity this morning

Oct 3rd 2013, 10:22 AM 7,972 Views 11 Comments

Bad weather knocked out electricity supply to more than 800 homes.

# homes - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Up to eight believed dead in Colorado flooding
# Floods
# Floods

Up to eight believed dead in Colorado flooding

Sep 17th 2013, 8:54 AM 3,662 Views 0 Comments

Many of the evacuees have returned to Colorado but hundreds of people were stranded by floodwaters.

# homes - Friday 23 August, 2013

# homes - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Repossession of Irish homes to rise - but as 'a last resort'
# Ireland
# Ireland

Repossession of Irish homes to rise - but as 'a last resort'

Aug 7th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,051 Views 74 Comments

Fitch Ratings said that the rate is to rise following the introduction of the Personal Insolvency Act, amongst other changes.

# homes - Friday 2 August, 2013

Property tax to be taken from salaries of 50,000 people who haven't paid
# Homeowners
# Homeowners

Property tax to be taken from salaries of 50,000 people who haven't paid

Aug 2nd 2013, 9:54 AM 14,763 Views 246 Comments

The Revenue Commissioners has sent letters to people who have not yet paid the charge to urge them to pay.

# homes - Tuesday 2 July, 2013

6 amazingly inventive homes
# Sponsored By Kbc
# Sponsored By Kbc

6 amazingly inventive homes

Jul 2nd 2013, 12:07 PM 169 Views 0 Comments

From eco-friendly to space-saving, check out these clever home-owners.

# homes - 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 11,766 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?

# homes - Friday 28 June, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added surfing and goodbyes
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added surfing and goodbyes

Jun 28th 2013, 7:50 PM 5,879 Views 2 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# homes - Friday 21 June, 2013

95,000 Irish homes are in mortgage arrears over 90 days
# Mortgage Crisis
# Mortgage Crisis

95,000 Irish homes are in mortgage arrears over 90 days

Jun 21st 2013, 9:45 PM 10,465 Views 130 Comments

Homeowners who are three months or more behind on their payments owe financial institutions €1.8 billion.

# homes - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Pearse Doherty: Sinn Féin is committed to abolishing the property tax
# Opinion
# Opinion

Pearse Doherty: Sinn Féin is committed to abolishing the property tax

Jun 13th 2013, 7:30 PM 69 Views 126 Comments

After the rejection of Sinn Féin’s bill to repeal property tax legislation last night, Pease Doherty writes that the tax could be the tipping point for families across the state.

# homes - Friday 31 May, 2013

Poll: Did you register to pay the property tax?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Did you register to pay the property tax?

May 31st 2013, 10:15 AM 14,821 Views 123 Comments

The deadline has come and gone but did you register to pay the new tax?

# homes - Monday 27 May, 2013

40 hours to go until property tax deadline
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

40 hours to go until property tax deadline

May 27th 2013, 8:02 AM 10,684 Views 170 Comments

Around 1.1 million homeowners have so far paid the charge.

# homes - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Watchdog to inspect disability centres for the first time
# Scrutiny
# Scrutiny

Watchdog to inspect disability centres for the first time

May 14th 2013, 3:07 PM 3,328 Views 6 Comments

There are around 9,500 people living in residential centres around the country – and this is the first time the centres will be subject to independent scrutiny.

# homes - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Property prices are still falling, according to latest CSO data
# Property
# Property

Property prices are still falling, according to latest CSO data

Apr 25th 2013, 12:34 PM 10,535 Views 73 Comments

The average Irish home dropped in value by 0.5 per cent in March, with Dublin homes doing best and apartments faring worst.

# homes - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

Dublin property market showing signs of stabilisation - reports
# Property Prices
# Property Prices

Dublin property market showing signs of stabilisation - reports

Apr 2nd 2013, 6:45 AM 8,366 Views 28 Comments

Meanwhile, house prices nationally were down 1.8 per cent in Q1 2013, MyHome.ie says.

# homes - Saturday 16 March, 2013

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

579 people pay the property tax in its first week

Mar 16th 2013, 7:15 AM 15,865 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.

# homes - Wednesday 13 February, 2013

Cork towns and homes asked to host... marching bands
# Rebel Week
# Rebel Week

Cork towns and homes asked to host... marching bands

Feb 13th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,554 Views 10 Comments

Towns and districts of Cork are being asked to host one marching band in their locality during Rebel Week.

# homes - Monday 4 February, 2013

Fewer than 8,500 houses built in Ireland last year
# Houses
# Houses

Fewer than 8,500 houses built in Ireland last year

Feb 4th 2013, 10:35 AM 9,212 Views 31 Comments

Here is the table to show you how many houses were built in your county last year.

# homes - Saturday 26 January, 2013

New York City extols virtues of small apartments
# Living Space
# Living Space

New York City extols virtues of small apartments

Jan 26th 2013, 10:30 AM 17,751 Views 11 Comments

Population of NYC is due to grow by 600,000 inhabitants by 2030 – and new ‘state-of-the-art’ but tiny apartments are deemed to be one way of easing the squash.

# homes - Saturday 19 January, 2013

You asked, we answered: What you wanted to know about the property tax
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

You asked, we answered: What you wanted to know about the property tax

Jan 19th 2013, 8:45 AM 20,914 Views 68 Comments

We asked readers to submit questions they had about the property tax last weekend. You responded with a number of queries and here are the answers…

# homes - Thursday 20 December, 2012

81 per cent of households now have internet access
# Computers
# Computers

81 per cent of households now have internet access

Dec 20th 2012, 6:30 AM 5,570 Views 14 Comments

The figures from the CSO also show that 19 per cent of unemployed people have never used the internet.

# homes - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Up to €50m in bank loans and levies to pay for repair of pyrite homes
# Pyrite
# Pyrite

Up to €50m in bank loans and levies to pay for repair of pyrite homes

Dec 18th 2012, 9:15 PM 7,936 Views 36 Comments

Environment Minister Phil Hogan has announced the setting up of the Pyrite Resolution Board which will aim to give thousands of homeowners by the issue a long-awaited resolution.

# homes - Friday 14 December, 2012

Germany sees property boom as people seek security
# Germany
# Germany

Germany sees property boom as people seek security

Dec 14th 2012, 7:05 AM 7,736 Views 35 Comments

House prices are booming as people seek stability as a consequence of the European debt crisis.

# homes - Thursday 13 December, 2012

# homes - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

# homes - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Taoiseach: Property tax is "both progressive and fair"
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Taoiseach: Property tax is "both progressive and fair"

Dec 5th 2012, 9:53 PM 6,321 Views 102 Comments

Kenny said this budget would probably be the most challenging in the life of this government.

Mortgage interest relief to end - but first time buyers exempt from property tax until 2016
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

Mortgage interest relief to end - but first time buyers exempt from property tax until 2016

Dec 5th 2012, 9:11 PM 14,289 Views 18 Comments

The mortgage relief measure introduced in last year’s Budget will come to an end this month.

Property tax: Here's what you need to know
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

Property tax: Here's what you need to know

Dec 5th 2012, 3:25 PM 28,814 Views 109 Comments

Michael Noonan has revealed all the details of the property tax which is to be introduced from 1 July 2013.

# homes - Sunday 2 December, 2012

After more than 15 years, plans for O'Devaney Gardens officially scrapped
# Regeneration Fail
# Regeneration Fail

After more than 15 years, plans for O'Devaney Gardens officially scrapped

Dec 2nd 2012, 7:45 AM 20,314 Views 38 Comments

O’Devaney Gardens was supposed to be a model for fixing an area plagued with problems – but it all went wrong.

# homes - Friday 30 November, 2012

Loans to Irish households remained low in October - Central Bank
# Central Bank
# Central Bank

Loans to Irish households remained low in October - Central Bank

Nov 30th 2012, 12:28 PM 2,530 Views 10 Comments

Newly-released figures from the Central Bank indicate lending for house purchase was down 1.9 per cent on an annual basis in October.

# homes - Monday 5 November, 2012

New York schools to reopen - but freezing weather brings new risks
# Sandy
# Sandy

New York schools to reopen - but freezing weather brings new risks

Nov 5th 2012, 8:22 AM 5,220 Views 5 Comments

Tens of thousands of people whose homes were destroyed or damaged by superstorm Sandy now need to find somewhere to live – and temperatures are plunging dramatically.

# homes - Friday 5 October, 2012

11 places to visit during Open House Dublin
# Open House Dublin
# Open House Dublin

11 places to visit during Open House Dublin

Oct 5th 2012, 7:15 AM 12,360 Views 13 Comments

Access a building that normally isn’t open to the public during this free event, which takes place from today until Sunday.

# homes - Monday 1 October, 2012

One in three fear losing their homes - report
# Financial Pressure
# Financial Pressure

One in three fear losing their homes - report

Oct 1st 2012, 6:45 AM 3,358 Views 6 Comments

The figures were released by homeless charity the Simon Community.

House prices are still falling - except for South County Dublin
# Cribs
# Cribs

House prices are still falling - except for South County Dublin

Oct 1st 2012, 6:30 AM 10,653 Views 29 Comments

The average asking price for a house in Ireland is now €167,000 – down by 54 per cent since the peak of the boom.

# homes - Sunday 30 September, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added meerkat
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added meerkat

Sep 30th 2012, 7:58 PM 10,762 Views 1 Comment

The things we learned, loved and shared today.

# homes - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

More immigrants buying homes in Ireland than ever before
# Gaffs
# Gaffs

More immigrants buying homes in Ireland than ever before

Sep 11th 2012, 7:00 AM 9,472 Views 69 Comments

Around 7 per cent of immigrants in Ireland now has a mortgage, compared to around 14 per cent of Irish-born people.