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# buying - Sunday 16 May, 2021

'Forget the American dream - it's the Dutch dream!': Your housing abroad stories
# My Housing Story
# My Housing Story

'Forget the American dream - it's the Dutch dream!': Your housing abroad stories

May 16th 2021, 12:05 AM 75,243 Views 85 Comments

In a follow-up to our Irish housing stories, here’s what it’s like living in a variety of countries across Europe and beyond.

# buying - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

State spent over €1m renting Brussels embassy last year, as PAC questions value-for-money
# Buying Vs Rent
# Buying Vs Rent

State spent over €1m renting Brussels embassy last year, as PAC questions value-for-money

Dec 5th 2018, 9:10 PM 10,735 Views 23 Comments

Committee concerned about State renting buildings long-term rather than buying.

# buying - Thursday 4 February, 2016

6 things no one tells you about buying a house
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# Sponsored By Kbc

6 things no one tells you about buying a house

Feb 4th 2016, 3:25 PM 49,391 Views 52 Comments

Prepare yourself.

# buying - Friday 6 November, 2015

6 unexpected facts about Irish drivers
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# Sponsored By Donedeal

6 unexpected facts about Irish drivers

Nov 6th 2015, 3:46 PM 43,761 Views 39 Comments

From being possessive over our radios to fearing our own mothers, we’re all a right turn up for the books.

# buying - Monday 8 June, 2015

If you've moved back in with your folks to save money you're certainly not alone
# Pack Your Bags
# Pack Your Bags

If you've moved back in with your folks to save money you're certainly not alone

Jun 8th 2015, 12:38 PM 14,558 Views 28 Comments

More than a quarter of 25-34 year-olds have done so.

# buying - Monday 16 February, 2015

Buying or renting? Which should you be doing?
# Dead Money?
# Dead Money?

Buying or renting? Which should you be doing?

Feb 16th 2015, 6:30 AM 26,575 Views 44 Comments

Daft.ie’s latest report has the figures you need.

# buying - Thursday 1 January, 2015

7 things to consider when buying yourself new runners in the January sales
# Ooooh New Shoes
From The42
# Ooooh New Shoes

7 things to consider when buying yourself new runners in the January sales

Jan 1st 2015, 10:00 AM 5,709 Views 5 Comments

And we’re not talking ‘Dunnes or Tesco’ here.

# buying - Friday 3 October, 2014

Here's how Facebook is fighting fake likes
# Do Not Like
# Do Not Like

Here's how Facebook is fighting fake likes

Oct 3rd 2014, 10:00 PM 18,527 Views 21 Comments

Ever heard of ‘bought likes’?

# buying - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

There has been a drop in the number of cash buyers snapping up properties
# Buying
# Buying

There has been a drop in the number of cash buyers snapping up properties

Aug 26th 2014, 6:30 AM 12,638 Views 29 Comments

A new housing report found that 97% of property professionals believe house prices in Dublin will increase further in the next 12 months.

# buying - Monday 2 June, 2014

Why is this house so expensive?
# Have Ye No Homes
# Have Ye No Homes

Why is this house so expensive?

Jun 2nd 2014, 8:30 PM 118,409 Views 125 Comments

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

# buying - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Property prices down in March but still 7.8% higher than this time last year
# CSO
# CSO

Property prices down in March but still 7.8% higher than this time last year

Apr 30th 2014, 3:41 PM 7,329 Views 20 Comments

Prices are still 47 per cent lower than they were in the peak of 2007.

# buying - Monday 7 April, 2014

Denis O'Brien to take over Beacon Hospital in Sandyford
# Sold
# Sold

Denis O'Brien to take over Beacon Hospital in Sandyford

Apr 7th 2014, 8:56 PM 22,460 Views 46 Comments

UPMC Ireland said that a ‘generous offer’ was made by the businessman.

# buying - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Column: The housing market is a mess, so we must decide – will we be charitable or fair?
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Column: The housing market is a mess, so we must decide – will we be charitable or fair?

Feb 26th 2014, 1:00 PM 61 Views 146 Comments

Incumbent property owners receive special privileges in Ireland – meaning some mortgagors will walk out of this crisis with the same assets they walked into it with, despite not paying for them, writes Karl Deeter.

# buying - Monday 13 January, 2014

Home-building at fastest rate in nine years as industry 'turns corner'
# Construction
# Construction

Home-building at fastest rate in nine years as industry 'turns corner'

Jan 13th 2014, 8:50 AM 12,295 Views 56 Comments

A survey by Ulster Bank found rising activity has prompted firms to expand their staffing levels.

# buying - Monday 30 December, 2013

How to catch the consumer eye in 2014
# Trendwatching
# Trendwatching

How to catch the consumer eye in 2014

Dec 30th 2013, 8:30 PM 16,416 Views 11 Comments

Trendwatching.com has released 6 trends it reckons all businesses need to know

# buying - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Getting engaged? This pink diamond ring is being auctioned at over €40m
# Bling Bling
# Bling Bling

Getting engaged? This pink diamond ring is being auctioned at over €40m

Oct 24th 2013, 8:00 PM 16,944 Views 45 Comments

If it sells it will be a record price for any gemstone so far at auction.

# buying - Monday 11 February, 2013

Consumer sentiment increases sharply in January
# Consumers
# Consumers

Consumer sentiment increases sharply in January

Feb 11th 2013, 12:01 PM 3,712 Views 16 Comments

A significant drop in December took economists by surprise but confidence levels now appear to have stabilised.

# buying - Friday 14 December, 2012

Germany sees property boom as people seek security
# Germany
# Germany

Germany sees property boom as people seek security

Dec 14th 2012, 7:05 AM 7,745 Views 35 Comments

House prices are booming as people seek stability as a consequence of the European debt crisis.

# buying - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Consumer sentiment brightened (slightly) in March
# Consumers
# Consumers

Consumer sentiment brightened (slightly) in March

Apr 11th 2012, 1:05 PM 1,197 Views 19 Comments

Consumer sentiment has risen for the third month in a row and is now at its highest level since last October according to the KBC Bank/ESRI