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Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# new builds

This year
Darragh O'Brien tells Cabinet that the Government will hit or exceed its target for new homes this year
First-time buyer mortgage approvals are up almost 23% this year compared to 2022.
Demand for new homes in Ireland has gone through the roof according to Daft
Daft found that demand for new build homes in the €400,000 to €500,000 price range has spiked compared to this time last year.
All time
Last two 'smart homes' available from €230k at this new development in Gorey
Houses at Gleann an Ghairdin come with an optional smart technology package.
The average price of a house in Dublin has increased once again to €388,000
The average price of a house continued to rise nationwide but at a slower rate than before.
The Housing Department doesn't know how many homes were built last year
The Housing Minister said that accurate figures around new builds would be available later this year.
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.
Here's how the Budget will affect first-time home-buyers
The tax break for first-time buyers, as expected, will apply to new builds only.
What else could I get for... the €375,000 pricetag on this country cottage in Cork
We take a look at what €375,000 would get you in the rest of the country.
Take 4: Homes for every budget
Here is our pick of properties from €250k up to €1 million.
Rent supplement payments have fallen by more than €150 million since 2010
This was distributed among 71,800 recipients.
Why are construction start-ups outpacing other sectors?
New company formation is outstripping all other sectors, with retail at the other end of the scale.
Moving on up: Construction start-ups rise by almost 40 per cent
Overall, company start-ups are up 14 per cent compared to the first six months of last year, according to business and credit analysts