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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# house buyers

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There's a new online tool to help house buyers compare prices
And it’s pretty easy to use. The Central Statistics Office has released the online tool to aid buyers in their quest to land a home.
Irish house buyers are once more willing to commute for over an hour to get to work...
As property prices continue to rise in the capital on foot of the Central Bank’s mortgage rules, buyers are willing to accept an extended commute to get to work.
Buying a house in Dublin? You'll feel the brunt of the new mortgage rules the most
In Dublin, property values are estimated to have risen by 19.5%.
Irish MEP says strict Central Bank mortgage rules need to be reviewed
Brian Hayes said the new 20% deposit rule has ‘unintended’ consequences.
Poll: Should a special scheme to help first-time buyers be introduced?
The aim of the possible scheme is to help out new house buyers’ “creditworthiness”.
Less than half think property prices reflect good value
A new study by found the vast majority of respondents believe property prices will continue to drop over the next 12 months.