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Commuter belt counties see rise in house sales
# Property
# Property

Commuter belt counties see rise in house sales

Sep 23rd 2019, 8:42 AM 20,475 Views 20 Comments

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
# Property
# Property

Growth in house prices slows to just 0.1% - but unclear if supply or Brexit is the cause

Sep 22nd 2019, 6:00 AM 12,571 Views 31 Comments

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
# Location Location Location
# Location Location Location

'I promise not to do this': Donald Trump tweets picture of Trump tower on Greenland

Aug 20th 2019, 8:05 AM 49,864 Views 81 Comments

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
# Demand V Supply
# Demand V Supply

The average nationwide rent is now €1,391 per month - a record high

Aug 20th 2019, 6:00 AM 18,733 Views 72 Comments

In some areas, the average cost of rent is *much* higher than the average mortgage.

Irish property prices show slowest increase in six years
# Housing
# Housing

Irish property prices show slowest increase in six years

Aug 14th 2019, 3:28 PM 22,785 Views 50 Comments

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?
# The Family Silver
# The Family Silver

Dublin council depot sites could deliver over 1,000 homes - so why are we waiting?

Jul 14th 2019, 7:05 AM 33,816 Views 36 Comments

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
# Ireland 2029
# Ireland 2029

Should Dublin get a high-rise skyline? Maybe, but not to solve the housing crisis

Jul 3rd 2019, 8:30 PM 21,205 Views 37 Comments

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?
# Ireland 2029
# Ireland 2029

'Building upward has a knock-on effect': Could a high-rise skyline make Dublin more liveable?

Jul 3rd 2019, 9:01 AM 23,692 Views 43 Comments

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
# CSO
# CSO

These are the most expensive areas to buy a home in Ireland by Eircode

Jun 13th 2019, 4:32 PM 179,248 Views 29 Comments

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
# Courts
# Courts

US jury orders wife of Seán Dunne to pay €18 million to bankruptcy trustee

Jun 5th 2019, 11:12 AM 29,829 Views 0 Comments

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
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

People are now paying an extra €129,000 to live near the Dart or Luas

Apr 28th 2019, 6:00 AM 33,289 Views 22 Comments

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
# Myhome.ie
# Myhome.ie

Median asking price for new home sales is €271k nationally and €380k in Dublin

Mar 29th 2019, 6:05 AM 29,148 Views 17 Comments

That’s according to the latest residential property price report from MyHome.ie.

Property prices in Dublin city decrease but rise across the country
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Property prices in Dublin city decrease but rise across the country

Mar 25th 2019, 10:25 AM 63,638 Views 27 Comments

People struggling to get mortgages and concerns about Brexit are affecting the market.

Dublin office block The Reflector goes on sale for €155m
# Banks Of The Grand Canal
# Banks Of The Grand Canal

Dublin office block The Reflector goes on sale for €155m

Feb 13th 2019, 7:43 AM 29,675 Views 29 Comments

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
# 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 53,816 Views 22 Comments

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
# Property
# Property

Facebook given go-ahead for upgrades to former AIB headquarters amid plans to move base to Dublin 4

Jan 27th 2019, 4:00 PM 21,819 Views 20 Comments

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
# Legal Process
# Legal Process

A 'faster, more efficient' way to buy and sell property takes effect from today

Jan 1st 2019, 11:00 PM 56,307 Views 31 Comments

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
# Landlords
# Landlords

The government is paying €88m to rent private properties - but it also owns almost 100 empty buildings

Dec 31st 2018, 1:02 PM 18,337 Views 61 Comments

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
# Property
# Property

House prices rose by €1,000 a month in 2018

Dec 30th 2018, 6:00 AM 14,037 Views 25 Comments

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
# Property Trends
# Property Trends

5 trends set to define the property market in 2019, according to an expert

Dec 19th 2018, 4:44 PM 4,408 Views 2 Comments

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
# Property Trends
# Property Trends

5 of the most important developments in the property market in 2018, according to an expert

Dec 18th 2018, 2:36 PM 1,200 Views 0 Comments

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
# Silicon Docks
# Silicon Docks

Tech giants are turning Dublin into one of Europe’s hottest property markets

Dec 9th 2018, 6:00 PM 32,125 Views 62 Comments

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
# Office Block
# Office Block

Former site of Apollo House sold for over €50 million

Dec 3rd 2018, 7:28 AM 17,118 Views 20 Comments

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?
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Explainer: What will the new Airbnb laws mean for homeowners and landlords?

Oct 25th 2018, 11:04 AM 69,288 Views 115 Comments

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
# Crumbling
# Crumbling

'Totally and utterly ruined': The eight-year battle by homeowners affected by mica concrete block scandal

Oct 21st 2018, 8:00 PM 50,630 Views 36 Comments

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
# Ah Here
# Ah Here

Advert for 'glorified shed', being rented for €700/month, removed from website

Oct 10th 2018, 10:33 PM 75,844 Views 60 Comments

The listing for the Dublin property was removed after a backlash.

People are paying an extra €61,000 to live near a Luas stop
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

People are paying an extra €61,000 to live near a Luas stop

Oct 9th 2018, 8:12 AM 19,029 Views 35 Comments

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'
# Height Restrictions
# Height Restrictions

Draft guidelines on urban development 'facilitate developers at expense of public'

Sep 28th 2018, 6:30 AM 17,881 Views 55 Comments

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
# 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 28,743 Views 24 Comments

That represents a decrease in both figures.

Over 4,000 mortgages approved last month, with lots of people switching
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

Over 4,000 mortgages approved last month, with lots of people switching

Sep 27th 2018, 6:40 AM 19,976 Views 15 Comments

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
# To Let
# To Let

The national average rent is now almost €1,100 per month

Sep 27th 2018, 12:05 AM 23,749 Views 57 Comments

Rent has increased by 8.8% in Dublin and by 7.6% nationally.

Almost 25,000 homes sold in the first half of 2018. Here's where they all are
# Property
# Property

Almost 25,000 homes sold in the first half of 2018. Here's where they all are

Sep 22nd 2018, 6:00 AM 30,366 Views 25 Comments

New analysis from MyHome.ie has found that the number of homes being sold is rising across the country.

Site with planning permission for over 400 apartments on sale for €32 million
# Dublin
# Dublin

Site with planning permission for over 400 apartments on sale for €32 million

Sep 5th 2018, 1:48 PM 46,685 Views 83 Comments

The vacancy rate in Dublin’s private rented sector has been below 2% for more than four years.

Plans unveiled for new €18m 'Lumen' office block in Dublin
# Office Space
# Office Space

Plans unveiled for new €18m 'Lumen' office block in Dublin

Aug 30th 2018, 6:10 AM 19,300 Views 11 Comments

Tenants are now being sought for the 19,200-sq. ft. building on Baggot Street.

Woman bullied and accused of doing 'crap job of running' property company awarded €12,500
# Dispute
# Dispute

Woman bullied and accused of doing 'crap job of running' property company awarded €12,500

Aug 30th 2018, 6:01 AM 24,835 Views 0 Comments

The WRC heard how the woman was harassed by the company’s clients following the economic downturn.

Five-star Druids Glen Hotel and Golf Resort goes on the market for €45m
# Property
# Property

Five-star Druids Glen Hotel and Golf Resort goes on the market for €45m

Aug 29th 2018, 6:10 AM 17,269 Views 17 Comments

The resort hosted four Irish Opens between 1996 and 1999, when winners included Colin Montgomerie and Sergio Garcia.

Dublin docklands apartment block goes on sale for €52.5 million
# Unfinished
# Unfinished

Dublin docklands apartment block goes on sale for €52.5 million

Aug 22nd 2018, 7:51 AM 21,414 Views 23 Comments

The apartments on Sir John Rogerson’s Quay are set to be finished in the first quarter of 2020.

'Summerhill was the tip of the iceberg': Housing activists take over second property in Dublin
# Occupation
# Occupation

'Summerhill was the tip of the iceberg': Housing activists take over second property in Dublin

Aug 17th 2018, 2:37 PM 26,219 Views 0 Comments

Activists are now occupying 34 North Frederick Street in Dublin’s north inner city.

New Zealand passes law banning sales of homes to most foreigners
# Property
# Property

New Zealand passes law banning sales of homes to most foreigners

Aug 16th 2018, 8:25 AM 32,334 Views 94 Comments

The law comes after the Prime Minister vowed to make housing more affordable before her election last year.

Attempt to stop Georgian house being replaced with 'crude and insensitive' apartment block
# Limerick
# Limerick

Attempt to stop Georgian house being replaced with 'crude and insensitive' apartment block

Aug 16th 2018, 6:00 AM 20,174 Views 25 Comments

Campaigners say the possible demolition of Curragower House is “completely unwarranted”.