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# bubble - Sunday 17 June, 2018

Opinion: 'The housing bubble will burst and create another credit crunch'

Those hoping to get on the “property ladder” soon should think long and hard about their options, writes Paul Merriman.

# bubble - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

The Doughnut Bubble

Currently there are in excess of 20 stores that have propped up around the capital with the majority having appeared over the past two years. Michael Lanigan reports.

# bubble - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Online currency Bitcoin surges past the $10,000 mark for the first time

The unprecedented surge has worried analysts that the growth is a bubble.

# bubble - Saturday 1 October, 2016

Poll: Has Ireland really learned its lesson after the last financial crash? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Has Ireland really learned its lesson after the last financial crash?

Ed Sibley, director of credit insititutions supervision with the Central Bank, says that the warning signs of another crisis are beginning to emerge.

# bubble - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Klaus Regling has said the Irish were 'obsessed' with property

The ECB man told the banking inquiry it is hard to overstate the part our ‘cultural attitude’ played in the crisis.

# bubble - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Daft report: More houses coming onto market, Dublin prices up by 21 per cent

There were also price rises in Cork and Galway, but decreases in Limerick and Waterford cities.

# bubble - Monday 2 June, 2014

Why is this house so expensive?

The shortage in the housing supply means regular family homes like this one will now cost you more than half a million euro.

# bubble - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

NAMA promises "the sight of cranes returning to Dublin’s Docklands"

The state’s bad bank generated €4.5 billion last year.

# bubble - Friday 23 May, 2014

Irish people believe now is a good time to buy a house

Over half of Irish people questioned in a global study said they believe now is a good time to buy.

# bubble - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Bubble? What bubble? Here's why Noonan isn't worried by rising property prices Pop

Bubble? What bubble? Here's why Noonan isn't worried by rising property prices

The finance minister noted that prices are still 47 per cent lower than their 2007 peak.

# bubble - Monday 23 December, 2013

Property prices have increased for the eighth month in a row

Residential prices are now 5.6 per cent higher than this time last year.

# bubble - Friday 6 December, 2013

Bank of America says price of bitcoin could rise to €950

It estimates that the market value of bitcoin could be worth €10.9 billion overall.

# bubble - Monday 14 October, 2013

Planning applications down 6% nationwide in 2013

Sligo and Leitrim had the worst construction performance for 2013, according to the latest edition of the National Housing Construction Index.

# bubble - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

Dublin house prices rise but supply, not bubble, the key worry says economist

Prices in Dublin were up by 7.7 per cent on last year but prices dropped in every other county in the state according to

# bubble - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

420 apartments up for sale for €70 million in Dublin city

The apartments are up for sale after receivers were brought in.

# bubble - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

From The Daily Edge What happens when you blow bubbles at -30°C? Forever Blowing This post contains videos

What happens when you blow bubbles at -30°C?

This rather beautiful thing.

# bubble - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Column: It’s 30 years since GUBU. Now THAT was a political battle.

University of Ulster politics academic David McCann recalls the events of 1982 – and says we’ve never seen such a politically-charged atmosphere in this country since that turbulent year.