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# 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 38,516 Views 62 Comments

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

# houses - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Irish house prices are up by a huge 11% – and more rises could be on the way
# Feeling Peaky
# Feeling Peaky

Irish house prices are up by a huge 11% – and more rises could be on the way

Apr 19th 2017, 3:00 PM 29,603 Views 92 Comments

Prices are jumping across the country.

# houses - Tuesday 11 April, 2017

There are 70,000 people looking to buy houses - but not enough houses to buy
# Bubble Bubble
# Bubble Bubble

There are 70,000 people looking to buy houses - but not enough houses to buy

Apr 11th 2017, 2:35 PM 15,040 Views 50 Comments

Which will surprise nobody who is looking to buy a house.

# houses - Monday 3 April, 2017

Asking price for typical three-bed semi in Dublin rises to €290,000
# Property
# Property

Asking price for typical three-bed semi in Dublin rises to €290,000

Apr 3rd 2017, 6:10 AM 26,726 Views 35 Comments

House prices continued to soar in the first three months of 2017.

# houses - Saturday 11 February, 2017

From bust to boom: Ireland's first ghost town is putting 40 new houses on the market
# For Sale
# For Sale

From bust to boom: Ireland's first ghost town is putting 40 new houses on the market

Feb 11th 2017, 7:10 AM 37,301 Views 23 Comments

Houses are being snapped up in this former ghost town once launched by Bertie Ahern.

# houses - Friday 6 January, 2017

Nama has identified nearly 7,000 homes for social housing - but only 2,748 have been taken
# Housing
# Housing

Nama has identified nearly 7,000 homes for social housing - but only 2,748 have been taken

Jan 6th 2017, 12:01 AM 20,957 Views 49 Comments

That is according to the agency’s annual report, published yesterday.

# houses - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

More than 120 people have already applied for the first-time buyer scheme which kicked in today
# First-Timers
# First-Timers

More than 120 people have already applied for the first-time buyer scheme which kicked in today

Jan 3rd 2017, 7:02 PM 43,893 Views 55 Comments

First-time buyers can apply for a tax rebate of up to €20,000 from today

# houses - Saturday 31 December, 2016

5 trends coming down the tracks in the 2017 property market
# Preview 2017
# Preview 2017

5 trends coming down the tracks in the 2017 property market

Dec 31st 2016, 11:00 AM 58,394 Views 46 Comments

Economist Ronan Lyons gives us his take on what to expect.

# houses - Thursday 22 December, 2016

'My sister is laughing all the way to the bank, we will never speak again': Families at war over wills
# Who Gets What
# Who Gets What

'My sister is laughing all the way to the bank, we will never speak again': Families at war over wills

Dec 22nd 2016, 6:00 PM 259,732 Views 62 Comments

“My grandfather was pinned to a wall with a pitchfork at his throat by one of his brothers.”

# houses - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

'Rent pressure zones' to be introduced with immediate effect in Dublin and Cork
# Crisis Point
# Crisis Point

'Rent pressure zones' to be introduced with immediate effect in Dublin and Cork

Dec 13th 2016, 1:58 PM 31,893 Views 108 Comments

The government has launched its plan to tackle rising rents.

# houses - Monday 17 October, 2016

Buyers are snapping up new homes in the town once dubbed Ireland's first ghost town
# Going Going Gone
# Going Going Gone

Buyers are snapping up new homes in the town once dubbed Ireland's first ghost town

Oct 17th 2016, 6:55 PM 78,673 Views 58 Comments

The first phase of a 177 new home development in Adamstown was launched this weekend.

# houses - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

Noonan defends first-time buyers plan as critics warn it will create 'bidding war'
# Supply Vs Demand
# Supply Vs Demand

Noonan defends first-time buyers plan as critics warn it will create 'bidding war'

Oct 12th 2016, 6:00 PM 12,479 Views 42 Comments

Cutting VAT on new homes would have been a better approach, one economist has said.

# houses - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

Local councils to pay up-front rent to private owners of derelict houses
# Social Housing
# Social Housing

Local councils to pay up-front rent to private owners of derelict houses

Oct 5th 2016, 8:02 PM 32,129 Views 57 Comments

Councils are buying up derelict houses for social housing under government housing action plan.

# houses - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Dublin rents have bypassed the Celtic Tiger peak and reached an all-time high
# On The Rise
# On The Rise

Dublin rents have bypassed the Celtic Tiger peak and reached an all-time high

Sep 15th 2016, 8:41 AM 16,377 Views 118 Comments

The Residential Tenancy Board index shows the surge in rents has now spread outside of the capital.

# houses - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

First-time buyers will be getting a grant to help them get on the ladder
# Helping Hand
# Helping Hand

First-time buyers will be getting a grant to help them get on the ladder

Sep 14th 2016, 8:59 AM 32,279 Views 57 Comments

Housing Minister Simon Coveney says it will come in the form of a tax rebate.

# houses - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Eight towns and cities chosen for €100m social housing plan of 450 homes
# Nationwide
# Nationwide

Eight towns and cities chosen for €100m social housing plan of 450 homes

Jul 21st 2016, 7:13 PM 70,778 Views 73 Comments

Further announcements will be made later this year.

# houses - Monday 4 July, 2016

The average asking price for a house in Dublin city is now €314,311
# Capital Punishment
# Capital Punishment

The average asking price for a house in Dublin city is now €314,311

Jul 4th 2016, 7:50 AM 24,820 Views 57 Comments

And prices are rising across the country.

# houses - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

David Drumm cuts the price of his American home by $25,000
# Price Drop
# Price Drop

David Drumm cuts the price of his American home by $25,000

Jun 8th 2016, 12:39 PM 16,162 Views 0 Comments

Drumm faces two trials here in Ireland.

# houses - Monday 6 June, 2016

Running out of space? Add another floor to your house
# The Only Way Is Up
# The Only Way Is Up

Running out of space? Add another floor to your house

Jun 6th 2016, 11:00 AM 39,427 Views 47 Comments

Seriously.

# houses - Monday 23 May, 2016

Should the government buy houses back from vulture funds? The public is split
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Should the government buy houses back from vulture funds? The public is split

May 23rd 2016, 11:35 PM 13,227 Views 52 Comments

The master of the High Court said it could work as one of the solutions to the housing crisis.

There are 230,000 empty houses around the country
# The Casual Vacancies
# The Casual Vacancies

There are 230,000 empty houses around the country

May 23rd 2016, 12:08 PM 34,963 Views 72 Comments

“Here’s an enormous stock of houses that already exist.”

# houses - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Do you have to move out because your landlord is selling up? Now they'll have to prove it
# For Sale
# For Sale

Do you have to move out because your landlord is selling up? Now they'll have to prove it

May 3rd 2016, 6:20 AM 52,306 Views 81 Comments

The aim is to stop landlords putting properties back on the market for higher rent.

# houses - Friday 15 April, 2016

Alan Kelly admits over-budget Ballymun homes 'by no means went to plan'
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Alan Kelly admits over-budget Ballymun homes 'by no means went to plan'

Apr 15th 2016, 6:04 AM 26,473 Views 97 Comments

The cost of each house could reach over €240k.

# houses - Monday 4 April, 2016

House prices are rising all across the country - and will keep going up
# Up And Up
# Up And Up

House prices are rising all across the country - and will keep going up

Apr 4th 2016, 6:01 AM 30,216 Views 40 Comments

Dublin is actually lagging the rest of the country.

# houses - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Here's everything you need to know before you look at getting your first mortgage
# Sponsored By Kbc
# Sponsored By Kbc

Here's everything you need to know before you look at getting your first mortgage

Feb 25th 2016, 4:38 PM 28,113 Views 22 Comments

We’ve got you covered.

# houses - Monday 12 October, 2015

Rents are getting so high that there's "little chance" of saving for a house
# Sales Jogjam
# Sales Jogjam

Rents are getting so high that there's "little chance" of saving for a house

Oct 12th 2015, 8:21 AM 22,411 Views 55 Comments

Estate agents are saying the Central Bank rules have “exceeded their desired effect”.

# houses - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Asking prices for Dublin houses have fallen for the first time in almost 3 years

Asking prices for Dublin houses have fallen for the first time in almost 3 years

Sep 30th 2015, 7:43 AM 18,520 Views 30 Comments

House price inflation is expected to slow to 5% by December.

# houses - Sunday 27 September, 2015

You can stay in these amazing buildings for less than €55 a night
# Weekend Away
# Weekend Away

You can stay in these amazing buildings for less than €55 a night

Sep 27th 2015, 5:00 PM 28,217 Views 10 Comments

If you’re thinking of a weekend away.

# houses - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Looking for a new house in Limerick? Check out these stunning family homes
# New Build
# New Build

Looking for a new house in Limerick? Check out these stunning family homes

Sep 24th 2015, 4:27 PM 8,478 Views 0 Comments

That’s 38 new houses for Limerick. Free your weekend up, stat.

# houses - Saturday 12 September, 2015

What's it like to live "off the grid"?
# Splendid Isolation
# Splendid Isolation

What's it like to live "off the grid"?

Sep 12th 2015, 7:00 PM 17,892 Views 15 Comments

This couple found out.

# houses - Friday 28 August, 2015

This mansion could become one of the most expensive houses ever in the US
# 90210
# 90210

This mansion could become one of the most expensive houses ever in the US

Aug 28th 2015, 6:11 AM 33,891 Views 21 Comments

Want to see inside?

# houses - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

House prices went up again last month and they're not stopping
# On The Up
# On The Up

House prices went up again last month and they're not stopping

Aug 26th 2015, 10:00 PM 22,756 Views 44 Comments

But the rate of property price increases is slowing.

# houses - Monday 24 August, 2015

How old is the average first-time house buyer?
# On The Ladder
# On The Ladder

How old is the average first-time house buyer?

Aug 24th 2015, 2:08 PM 28,258 Views 36 Comments

They’re getting older.

# houses - Monday 13 July, 2015

Number of property repossessions up nearly 200%
# Debt
# Debt

Number of property repossessions up nearly 200%

Jul 13th 2015, 4:30 PM 9,992 Views 18 Comments

The Courts Service is joining with MABS, the Citizen Information Bureau and the Irish Insolvency Service to bring independent information and advice to court houses around the country.

# houses - Friday 29 May, 2015

The Central Bank's new mortgage rules are slowing lending to house-buyers in a MAJOR way
# Application Denied
# Application Denied

The Central Bank's new mortgage rules are slowing lending to house-buyers in a MAJOR way

May 29th 2015, 12:00 PM 16,007 Views 47 Comments

Year on year growth in mortgage lending has slowed to 12%, its lowest in two years.

# houses - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

After taking a brief timeout, house prices are climbing up and up again
# Only Way Is Up
# Only Way Is Up

After taking a brief timeout, house prices are climbing up and up again

May 27th 2015, 2:24 PM 19,750 Views 22 Comments

2015 is following the exact same pattern as 2014.

# houses - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

There's a brand new plan to make former ghost town Cherrywood look more like New York
# Facelift
# Facelift

There's a brand new plan to make former ghost town Cherrywood look more like New York

May 26th 2015, 6:07 AM 46,198 Views 52 Comments

Almost 3,800 new houses and apartments are to be built.

# houses - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

Dublin City Council still waiting on some funds for housing the homeless
# Voids
# Voids

Dublin City Council still waiting on some funds for housing the homeless

May 13th 2015, 8:20 PM 7,378 Views 16 Comments

The money is to be used to change voids – empty houses – into homes.

# houses - Monday 27 April, 2015

What Game Of Thrones House Should You Be In?
# Valar Morghulis
From The Daily Edge
# Valar Morghulis

What Game Of Thrones House Should You Be In?

Apr 27th 2015, 4:00 PM 7,160 Views 4 Comments

Damn it feels good to be a Lannister.

# houses - Thursday 12 March, 2015

How to rent an ENTIRE HOUSE in Dublin for less than €300 a month
# There's Always A Catch
# There's Always A Catch

How to rent an ENTIRE HOUSE in Dublin for less than €300 a month

Mar 12th 2015, 6:02 AM 73,035 Views 17 Comments

Could filling empty homes solve Ireland’s rental crisis?