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# houses - Thursday 12 August, 2021

Property prices rise almost 7% in a single year, CSO figures show
# Property Prices Rise
# Property Prices Rise

Property prices rise almost 7% in a single year, CSO figures show

Aug 12th 2021, 1:34 PM 17,657 Views 43 Comments

Mortgage experts have warned that ‘property prices are really only going one way for the foreseeable future’.

# houses - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

Dáil approves proposal for 10% stamp duty for bulk purchases of 10 or more properties
# Housing
# Housing

Dáil approves proposal for 10% stamp duty for bulk purchases of 10 or more properties

May 19th 2021, 9:45 PM 15,896 Views 59 Comments

The tax change will be effective from tomorrow.

# houses - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Phased return of construction from 12 April criticised as 'economic and societal own goal'
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Phased return of construction from 12 April criticised as 'economic and societal own goal'

Mar 30th 2021, 9:06 PM 38,944 Views 15 Comments

The Taoiseach said that the resumption of house builds from 12 April includes home refurbishments.

# houses - Sunday 28 March, 2021

'Relationship status should not define your ability to own a home, but it does'
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

'Relationship status should not define your ability to own a home, but it does'

Mar 28th 2021, 12:05 AM 84,832 Views 103 Comments
  • As difficult as buying a home can be for couples, single people face an even bigger challenge
  • Some people are 'priced out of 95% of houses in Dublin'
  • 'The rampant greed of the Celtic Tiger cast a long and depressing shadow,' one buyer said

# houses - Monday 22 March, 2021

Some houses selling for €120,000 above asking price as virtual viewings become the norm during pandemic
# Bidding Wars
# Bidding Wars

Some houses selling for €120,000 above asking price as virtual viewings become the norm during pandemic

Mar 22nd 2021, 12:05 AM 91,421 Views 92 Comments

Home-buyers have raised concerns about the impact the Covid-19 pandemic is having on house prices.

# houses - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Taoiseach told he is living in a world of 'make believe' by ignoring the reality of the housing crisis
# Housing
# Housing

Taoiseach told he is living in a world of 'make believe' by ignoring the reality of the housing crisis

Dec 16th 2020, 2:45 PM 26,349 Views 54 Comments

In Dublin, house prices have decreased by 1.5%, while apartment prices increased by 1%.

# houses - Tuesday 22 October, 2019

Average price of three-bed home near rail station is €439,000 - 10% higher than rest of Dublin
# Dart And Luas
# Dart And Luas

Average price of three-bed home near rail station is €439,000 - 10% higher than rest of Dublin

Oct 22nd 2019, 6:00 AM 19,217 Views 16 Comments

Houses near a Dart line have the highest average price, according to a new report.

# houses - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Developers looking to build 611 apartments and three townhouses on former RTÉ campus
# Donnybrook
# Donnybrook

Developers looking to build 611 apartments and three townhouses on former RTÉ campus

Aug 28th 2019, 7:30 PM 21,313 Views 32 Comments

The site was purchased from RTE for €107.5m over two years ago.

# houses - Sunday 31 March, 2019

The average cost of a house in Dublin is now €383,000
# Daft Report
# Daft Report

The average cost of a house in Dublin is now €383,000

Mar 31st 2019, 5:07 PM 27,101 Views 42 Comments

The national average price in the first quarter of the year was €261,000.

# houses - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Residential property prices have risen by 5.6% in the space of a year
# Rising Prices
# Rising Prices

Residential property prices have risen by 5.6% in the space of a year

Mar 14th 2019, 2:46 PM 12,202 Views 21 Comments

In Dublin, residential property prices rose by 1.9% in the year to January.

# houses - Sunday 17 February, 2019

'Not now and not ever': 1,000 new homes planned for west Dublin, which locals say brings a 'high risk' of flooding
# Barnhill
# Barnhill

'Not now and not ever': 1,000 new homes planned for west Dublin, which locals say brings a 'high risk' of flooding

Feb 17th 2019, 10:00 PM 73,032 Views 40 Comments

The vast majority of Fingal County Councillors voted in favour of adopting the Barnhill Local Area Plan.

# houses - Saturday 9 February, 2019

Woman and ex-partner who re-occupied their former south Dublin residence facing €60,000 legal bill
# Courts
# Courts

Woman and ex-partner who re-occupied their former south Dublin residence facing €60,000 legal bill

Feb 9th 2019, 7:00 AM 53,770 Views 22 Comments

The woman and the couple’s teenage daughters entered the house after other occupants had been forced out.

# houses - Monday 28 January, 2019

New State lender to give cash to small developers to build homes for first-time buyers
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

New State lender to give cash to small developers to build homes for first-time buyers

Jan 28th 2019, 1:33 PM 19,549 Views 53 Comments

The new state lender aims to deliver 7,500 homes within five years.

# houses - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

House prices will increase by 5% 2019 as long as Brexit uncertainty is resolved
# Myhome Report
# Myhome Report

House prices will increase by 5% 2019 as long as Brexit uncertainty is resolved

Jan 2nd 2019, 6:01 AM 31,207 Views 30 Comments

The median asking price for new sales nationally is €266,000; down €2,000 from the last quarter.

# houses - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

'It's my home. I can say it however many times I like': Teenager homeless for over two years housed before Christmas
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'It's my home. I can say it however many times I like': Teenager homeless for over two years housed before Christmas

Dec 19th 2018, 9:47 AM 30,368 Views 52 Comments

Amanda had previously spoken about the difficulties of living in homeless emergency accommdoation.

# houses - Monday 29 October, 2018

'It's like a maze. You don't know if you'll find your way out': Planning delays hitting rural Ireland house building
# Self Builds
# Self Builds

'It's like a maze. You don't know if you'll find your way out': Planning delays hitting rural Ireland house building

Oct 29th 2018, 8:00 PM 34,921 Views 46 Comments

A backlog at An Bord Pleanála is playing a role in delaying the process for people trying to build their home.

# houses - Friday 28 September, 2018

Average asking price for 3-bed semi-d is €268,000 nationally or €375,000 in Dublin
# For Sale
# For Sale

Average asking price for 3-bed semi-d is €268,000 nationally or €375,000 in Dublin

Sep 28th 2018, 6:00 AM 28,673 Views 24 Comments

That represents a decrease in both figures.

# houses - Thursday 13 September, 2018

Dundrum, Skerries, Cork docklands and Mullingar: New Land Development Agency plans to build thousands of houses
# Public Land Use
# Public Land Use

Dundrum, Skerries, Cork docklands and Mullingar: New Land Development Agency plans to build thousands of houses

Sep 13th 2018, 4:53 PM 26,088 Views 72 Comments

Under the new plan, 10% of the public land identified for housing must be used for social housing and 30% for affordable housing.

# houses - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Owner of a number of Dublin houses takes court action against Summerhill home occupation
# Summerhill
# Summerhill

Owner of a number of Dublin houses takes court action against Summerhill home occupation

Aug 15th 2018, 4:05 PM 22,009 Views 0 Comments

The matter will return to court tomorrow.

# houses - Wednesday 13 June, 2018

Irish house prices increased 13% in twelve months, the fastest rate in Europe
# All The Money
# All The Money

Irish house prices increased 13% in twelve months, the fastest rate in Europe

Jun 13th 2018, 3:00 PM 15,196 Views 47 Comments

Dublin residential property prices have increased 90% from their February 2012 low.

# houses - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

People are paying an extra €114,000 to live near the Dart or Luas
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

People are paying an extra €114,000 to live near the Dart or Luas

May 22nd 2018, 12:05 AM 18,557 Views 18 Comments

The most expensive house prices are in Sandymount, Lansdowne Road and Sydney Parade.

# houses - Monday 16 April, 2018

It's looking more likely that any changes to the property tax system will be 'moderate'
# Double Down
# Double Down

It's looking more likely that any changes to the property tax system will be 'moderate'

Apr 16th 2018, 10:08 AM 27,671 Views 108 Comments

Minister Paschal Donohoe said any changes to the property tax regime should be ‘affordable’ for homeowners.

# houses - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

Rental prices: These are the most expensive Dart and Luas stops to live next to
# Dublin
# Dublin

Rental prices: These are the most expensive Dart and Luas stops to live next to

Apr 10th 2018, 6:00 AM 29,715 Views 25 Comments

Sandymount Dart station is the most expensive station to live near, with monthly rents averaging at €2,282.

# houses - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

Property prices rise by 12.5% nationally
# CSO
# CSO

Property prices rise by 12.5% nationally

Mar 14th 2018, 10:58 PM 16,374 Views 45 Comments

The west region showed the greatest price growth, with house prices increasing by 17.2% in the year to January.

# houses - Saturday 24 February, 2018

How will Ireland 2040 be delivered? For starters, we need more brickies, tilers and plasterers
# Construction
# Construction

How will Ireland 2040 be delivered? For starters, we need more brickies, tilers and plasterers

Feb 24th 2018, 10:30 AM 15,061 Views 66 Comments

Ireland 2040 has big plans – but will we have enough construction workers to deliver government pledges.

# houses - Saturday 27 January, 2018

'They know the gun is to the head': Vexatious objectors are delaying the construction of new homes
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'They know the gun is to the head': Vexatious objectors are delaying the construction of new homes

Jan 27th 2018, 6:00 AM 13,553 Views 45 Comments

The head of the Construction Federation of Ireland said developers are paying objectors up to €10,000 to make their objections go away.

# houses - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Leo: 'I didn't actually get help from my parents - I got a 100% mortgage'
# Deposit Interest
# Deposit Interest

Leo: 'I didn't actually get help from my parents - I got a 100% mortgage'

Jan 24th 2018, 2:31 PM 138,574 Views 271 Comments

Varadkar had said that “lots of us” received help in raising deposits.

# houses - Friday 29 December, 2017

Help-to-buy scheme has cost more than originally anticipated

Help-to-buy scheme has cost more than originally anticipated

Dec 29th 2017, 6:30 PM 13,354 Views 28 Comments

Originally the scheme was estimated to cost the Exchequer €50m.

# houses - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Over 500 home-buyers have got the maximum €20,000 Help-to-Buy relief
# First Time Buyers
# First Time Buyers

Over 500 home-buyers have got the maximum €20,000 Help-to-Buy relief

Dec 23rd 2017, 6:15 AM 9,364 Views 3 Comments

Around €62 million has been paid to developers under the scheme.

# houses - Monday 2 October, 2017

Cost of new Dublin properties up €39,000 compared to last year
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Cost of new Dublin properties up €39,000 compared to last year

Oct 2nd 2017, 6:10 AM 18,098 Views 16 Comments

According to the MyHome.ie Q3 Property Report, increases will continue into 2018.

# houses - Saturday 23 September, 2017

'This is for builders not working-class people' - The letters sent to Coveney after Help-To-Buy announcement
# Help To Buy
# Help To Buy

'This is for builders not working-class people' - The letters sent to Coveney after Help-To-Buy announcement

Sep 23rd 2017, 6:00 AM 25,515 Views 33 Comments

Then Housing Minister Coveney received a number of letters about the scheme.

# houses - Monday 11 September, 2017

Rise in house sales along commuter belts due to lack of affordable homes in Dublin
# For Sale
# For Sale

Rise in house sales along commuter belts due to lack of affordable homes in Dublin

Sep 11th 2017, 6:00 AM 22,719 Views 25 Comments

A MyHome.ie study shows the number of house sales has increased by 8.4% in the first half of 2017.

# houses - Monday 4 September, 2017

'You’ve seen three people unfortunately die' - Fianna Fáil defends planned tax cut for builders
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'You’ve seen three people unfortunately die' - Fianna Fáil defends planned tax cut for builders

Sep 4th 2017, 9:44 AM 16,598 Views 94 Comments

Barry Cowen TD thinks the proposal will stimulate construction.

# houses - Monday 7 August, 2017

Column: 'In practice, how much help is the Help to Buy for first-time buyers?'
# Help To Buy Scheme
# Help To Buy Scheme

Column: 'In practice, how much help is the Help to Buy for first-time buyers?'

Aug 7th 2017, 3:00 PM 10,148 Views 21 Comments

It depends largely on your personal circumstances. But if you are thinking of applying for this scheme then you would be wise to assess your eligibility and your options ASAP, writes Barry Flanagan.

# houses - Monday 3 July, 2017

House prices in Dublin rise by €32,000 in six months
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

House prices in Dublin rise by €32,000 in six months

Jul 3rd 2017, 6:10 AM 17,611 Views 34 Comments

The Help-to-Buy scheme appears to have contributed to house price inflation, according to a new report.

# houses - Sunday 25 June, 2017

'No wonder there's such a delay': Just four staff in unit tasked with delivering housing
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'No wonder there's such a delay': Just four staff in unit tasked with delivering housing

Jun 25th 2017, 11:51 AM 25,210 Views 43 Comments

Housing minister Eoghan Murphy said this team works with experienced staff within the department, key agencies, local authorities and the construction sector.

# houses - Friday 23 June, 2017

The number of planning permissions granted has shot up by 50%
# Planning Matters
# Planning Matters

The number of planning permissions granted has shot up by 50%

Jun 23rd 2017, 1:12 PM 8,794 Views 26 Comments

The number of apartment permissions represents a 60% jump on last year, while houses are up 48%.

# houses - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Frenzied demand for Help to Buy scheme before it's scrapped 'could push up prices'
# House Prices
# House Prices

Frenzied demand for Help to Buy scheme before it's scrapped 'could push up prices'

Jun 20th 2017, 6:05 AM 12,159 Views 36 Comments

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy says the scheme is under review, with reports it could be wound up in the next Budget.

# houses - Friday 28 April, 2017

Simon Coveney thinks Ireland should go high-rise 'in the right places'
# Moving On Up
# Moving On Up

Simon Coveney thinks Ireland should go high-rise 'in the right places'

Apr 28th 2017, 6:05 AM 10,859 Views 45 Comments

“Obviously we don’t want to be building skyscrapers in Georgian Dublin.”

# houses - Thursday 27 April, 2017

These four plots of land will be used to build thousands of social and affordable homes
# Mapped Out
# Mapped Out

These four plots of land will be used to build thousands of social and affordable homes

Apr 27th 2017, 1:30 PM 38,514 Views 62 Comments

Simon Coveney denied that the plan represents a “sell-off” of state land.

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