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# Property

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From Wicklow to Westmeath: Spike in house sales in 'commuter belt' counties continues
The number of sales in Dublin dropped, according to a new study.
First-time buyers made up most of the 12,000 mortgages drawn down in last quarter of 2019
The 12,259 mortgages are valued at €2.7 billion.
People living near Dart or Luas stops are paying over €4,000 a year more than average Dublin rent
That’s according to new research from
Owners of vacant properties urged to make them available for homeless people ahead of Christmas
“Bringing a vacant home back into use can change people’s lives for the better.”
Average price of three-bed home near rail station is €439,000 - 10% higher than rest of Dublin
Houses near a Dart line have the highest average price, according to a new report.
What's the average asking price for newly listed homes? It's the week in numbers
Plus: The money that An Garda Síochána is planning to spend on memorabilia for its personnel.
Average asking price for newly listed homes is €269k nationally and €376k in Dublin
That’s according to property website’s latest house price report.
Three sites beside Liffey Valley Shopping Centre on the market for €8.4m
It’s expected that the sites will be used for office space, retail or a hotel.
Commuter belt counties see rise in house sales
The property market has slowed down slightly in Dublin, according to a new study.
Growth in house prices slows to just 0.1% - but unclear if supply or Brexit is the cause
The average cost of a house nationwide in the third quarter of this year was €257,000.
'I promise not to do this': Donald Trump tweets picture of Trump tower on Greenland
Trump has said strategically for the US “it would be nice” to buy the island.
The average nationwide rent is now €1,391 per month - a record high
In some areas, the average cost of rent is *much* higher than the average mortgage.
Irish property prices show slowest increase in six years
The latest figures from June show Irish property price growth is slowing.
Dublin council depot sites could deliver over 1,000 homes - so why are we waiting?
A commitment not to sell off valuable sites has been welcomed – but it will be years before housing is actually built.
Should Dublin get a high-rise skyline? Maybe, but not to solve the housing crisis
New guidelines are going to push our cities higher – but is that the best way to house our growing population?
'Building upward has a knock-on effect': Could a high-rise skyline make Dublin more liveable?
And could it happen in the next 10 years? Hear more on episode two of Ireland 2029.
These are the most expensive areas to buy a home in Ireland by Eircode
The CSO has published its latest residential property price index today.
US jury orders wife of Seán Dunne to pay €18 million to bankruptcy trustee
The unanimous decision from the 10-person jury was the result of a five-week civil trial.
People are now paying an extra €129,000 to live near the Dart or Luas
The most expensive house prices are in Sandymount, Dalkey and Lansdowne Road.
Median asking price for new home sales is €271k nationally and €380k in Dublin
That’s according to the latest residential property price report from
Property prices in Dublin city decrease but rise across the country
People struggling to get mortgages and concerns about Brexit are affecting the market.
Dublin office block The Reflector goes on sale for €155m
Savills says the building has “impressive water frontage”.
Woman and ex-partner who re-occupied their former south Dublin residence facing €60,000 legal bill
The woman and the couple’s teenage daughters entered the house after other occupants had been forced out.
Facebook given go-ahead for upgrades to former AIB headquarters amid plans to move base to Dublin 4
Plans approved for its Ballsbridge campus include a series of bridges to link each office block.
A 'faster, more efficient' way to buy and sell property takes effect from today
This will ensure any questions about the property’s title are raised and resolved before the contracts are signed, the Law Society said.
The government is paying €88m to rent private properties - but it also owns almost 100 empty buildings
Fianna Fáil has called it ‘ridiculous’ that one will be liable for the vacant sites tax next year.
House prices rose by €1,000 a month in 2018
However, this is the lowest rate of increase since the market bottomed out in 2013.
5 trends set to define the property market in 2019, according to an expert
Economist Ronan Lyons talks Airbnb, the Budget and why the market is improving (sort of).
5 of the most important developments in the property market in 2018, according to an expert
From why our rent is increasing to what we can do about social housing.
Tech giants are turning Dublin into one of Europe’s hottest property markets
A PwC report has ranked the capital as a top city for real estate investment and development.
Former site of Apollo House sold for over €50 million
An office block with retail units will be built on the property in Dublin city centre.
Explainer: What will the new Airbnb laws mean for homeowners and landlords?
The much-anticipated regulations will come into force in June 2019 in areas with high housing demand.
'Totally and utterly ruined': The eight-year battle by homeowners affected by mica concrete block scandal
The government recently announced a redress scheme which has been welcomed, but it has come too late for some.
Advert for 'glorified shed', being rented for €700/month, removed from website
The listing for the Dublin property was removed after a backlash.
People are paying an extra €61,000 to live near a Luas stop
Buyers are now paying an average of €446,000 for a property close to a Luas stop in Dublin.
Draft guidelines on urban development 'facilitate developers at expense of public'
The issue of height restrictions often comes up when discussing urban sprawl.
Average asking price for 3-bed semi-d is €268,000 nationally or €375,000 in Dublin
That represents a decrease in both figures.
Over 4,000 mortgages approved last month, with lots of people switching
The almost 45,000 mortgages approved in the last 12 months are valued at €9.9 billion.
The national average rent is now almost €1,100 per month
Rent has increased by 8.8% in Dublin and by 7.6% nationally.