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#House Prices

# house-prices - Friday 26 September, 2014

The Briefcase: 'Handbag drinkers', Tesco troubles and Apple gets its flex on

This was the week in business.

# house-prices - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

New figures showing surge in house prices welcomed by the Government

It is hoped that the increased demand will bring further resurgence to the construction industry.

# house-prices - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Think Ireland's property market is bad? This New York parking space costs $1million Property Bubble

Think Ireland's property market is bad? This New York parking space costs $1million

Can I get a tracker mortgage on that?

# house-prices - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge This three-bedroom semi in Cork is marked for sale at €42 million Bubble Bubble

This three-bedroom semi in Cork is marked for sale at €42 million

And people say there isn’t a property bubble.

# house-prices - Thursday 7 August, 2014

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

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

# house-prices - Friday 1 August, 2014

Good news: Fewer homes are in negative equity

The author of the report David Duffy says it is expected house prices will continue to increase in 2014.

# house-prices - Thursday 17 July, 2014

Nama's transformation from the world's biggest landowner to Ireland's biggest landlord

Nama has taken on a host of new objectives – it looks like a sensible move now, but will it work out?

# house-prices - Monday 30 June, 2014

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

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.

# house-prices - Friday 27 June, 2014

The briefcase: subprime mortgages, house prices and burying a Bentley

This was the week in business…

# house-prices - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Commuter belt three-bed home prices rising faster than Dublin says survey

The price of an average three-bed semi in Irish towns and cities has risen by 11.12% to €170,074 since the end of December.

# house-prices - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

House, apartment prices up 10.6% nationally in year to May

Latest CSO figures show residential property prices rose 22% in Dublin since May 2013.

# house-prices - Monday 23 June, 2014

Opinion: Lack of mortgage affordability now rivals the bubble era

It’s a reality we can no longer ignore – mortgage affordability is little better now than it was at the height of the boom.

# house-prices - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Could Irish banks survive a 21 per cent fall in property prices?

That’s the question the European Banking Association is going to ask this year.

# house-prices - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Dublin woman refusing to leave rental property until she can find a new affordable home

People Before Profit MEP candidate Bríd Smith says her story is occurring on a daily basis and legislation must protect those in receipt of rent allowance.

# house-prices - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Thinking of buying? Here's 11 of the cheapest homes on the market right now €75000 Or Less This post contains images

Thinking of buying? Here's 11 of the cheapest homes on the market right now

Asking prices are up around 3.5 per cent on this time last year, and the lack of supply’s been pushing up prices in Dublin. But what’s on offer for less than €75,000?

# house-prices - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

80,000 new homes are needed but TDs will hear today who needs them and where

A national housing plan is vital argues one social housing group.

# house-prices - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Damien Kiberd: Michael Noonan wants house prices to rise so we can emerge from this cul-de-sac

There’s a hole in the balance sheets, dear Liza.

# house-prices - Saturday 5 April, 2014

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

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.

# house-prices - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

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

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

# house-prices - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Estate agents report "mini-boom" as price increases spread outside Dublin

A survey by the Real Estate Alliance reveals an average rise in prices across the country of 6 per cent.

# house-prices - Saturday 22 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Dublin house for sale looks like quite the bargain... Hubble Bubble

# house-prices - Saturday 25 January, 2014

House prices, cocaine, and the Lotto: The week in numbers

Plus: How many years does Bill Gates think it will be until there are almost no poor countries left in the world?

# house-prices - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

House prices in the euro area are still on the rise

Countries like Slovenia and Denmark, however, are not faring well.

# house-prices - Monday 6 January, 2014

Rise in Dublin house prices masks fall in every other part of the country

The 2013 house price report from property website shows more evidence of Ireland’s two-tier housing market.

# house-prices - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Ariel Sharon, bankruptcy, and water meters: The week in numbers

Plus: How many people in the world are obese?

Aaron McKenna: Calls for rent controls are blatantly stupid

Proposing a simplistic solution to arbitrarily attempt to solve one facet of Ireland’s housing problem is just bad policymaking, writes Aaron McKenna.

# house-prices - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

Dublin property prices up 15 per cent as rest of country shows some positive signs

Although Dublin continues to outpace the rest of the county, today’s figures show that properties outside the capital are showing some early signs of turnaround.

# house-prices - Thursday 21 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Residents fear house price drop as estate 'resembles a giant penis' from above Phalling Prices

Residents fear house price drop as estate 'resembles a giant penis' from above

Google Earth, you are a cruel mistress.

# house-prices - Monday 18 November, 2013

Index shows first time buyers spend 17% of their net income on their new home

There is a higher afforability level in Dublin due to property prices increasing by up to 12.1 per cent.

# house-prices - Saturday 2 November, 2013

JobBridge, cigarettes and house prices: The week in numbers

Plus: Exactly how many Labour Party councillors have left the party because they disagree with its policies in government?

# house-prices - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Column: House prices are rising again, so should we be concerned about a bubble?

With property prices increasing in some parts of the country – and notably in Dublin – Ronan Lyons discusses whether we’re looking at a housing boom or a housing bubble.

# house-prices - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Poll: What do you think about house prices rising? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: What do you think about house prices rising?

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?

# house-prices - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Property prices rise again, that’s five months in a row now

Residential property prices at a national level, increased by 3.6 per cent in September but Dublin accounted for practically the entire increase.

# house-prices - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

Dublin house prices rise but supply, not bubble, the key worry says economist

Prices in Dublin were up by 7.7 per cent on last year but prices dropped in every other county in the state according to

# house-prices - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Dublin property prices up 10.6 per cent as cash sales increase

Savills Ireland said mortgage buyers are struggling to compete with cash buyers.

# house-prices - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Dublin driving continued growth of property prices

House prices across Ireland rose by 2.3 per cent over the last year with Dublin achieving growth levels of 8 per cent.

# house-prices - Monday 19 August, 2013

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

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.

# house-prices - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Property prices are now half the price they were in 2007

However, the CSO figures show that for the first time in five years property prices are up.