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#Property Boom

# property-boom - Sunday 26 March, 2017

How much fun did your family have during the Celtic Tiger?
# Celtic Tiger
From The Daily Edge
# Celtic Tiger

How much fun did your family have during the Celtic Tiger?

Mar 26th 2017, 8:00 PM 14,060 Views 2 Comments

It’s time to add up the ensuites and second properties to measure how much fun you had during the Celtic Tiger .

# property-boom - Sunday 12 March, 2017

'Our home is crumbling into the ground': Family in Mayo forced to abandon house
# Pyrite
# Pyrite

'Our home is crumbling into the ground': Family in Mayo forced to abandon house

Mar 12th 2017, 8:00 PM 114,580 Views 36 Comments

Thousands of houses around the country are affected by pyrite and mica.

# property-boom - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

Could RTÉ sell off some its Donnybrook land to make some cash?
# Dublin Property
# Dublin Property

Could RTÉ sell off some its Donnybrook land to make some cash?

Apr 22nd 2015, 8:46 AM 9,918 Views 43 Comments

Alex White said RTÉ “needs to be vigilant with their costs”.

# property-boom - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Opinion: Opposition to mortgage caps is worryingly shortsighted – have we learned nothing?
# Groupthink
# Groupthink

Opinion: Opposition to mortgage caps is worryingly shortsighted – have we learned nothing?

Jan 25th 2015, 8:45 AM 37 Views 82 Comments

Irish house prices are increasing at a rate 30 times the eurozone average. If you think this seems like a bubble, it’s because it certainly looks like one.

# property-boom - Monday 12 January, 2015

Was Eddie Hobbs pimping property during the boom?
# P.I.M.P.
# P.I.M.P.

Was Eddie Hobbs pimping property during the boom?

Jan 12th 2015, 11:10 AM 27,085 Views 54 Comments

We spoke to the financial advisor involved in Lucinda Creighton’s new party about his advice to consumers during the boom.

# property-boom - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Extract: The role of the media in the Irish economic crisis
# Journalism
# Journalism

Extract: The role of the media in the Irish economic crisis

Oct 19th 2014, 8:30 AM 1,195 Views 28 Comments

Some commentators have noted that Irish news organisations failed to give proper warnings of the impending crash. But why?

# property-boom - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Poll: Should there be a limit on how much you can borrow for a mortgage?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there be a limit on how much you can borrow for a mortgage?

Oct 7th 2014, 9:31 AM 13,040 Views 52 Comments

Is self-regulation now a non-runner?

# property-boom - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Government housing adviser: This is not a crisis, prices have a "natural braking mechanism"
# Not A Bubble
# Not A Bubble

Government housing adviser: This is not a crisis, prices have a "natural braking mechanism"

Sep 7th 2014, 7:50 PM 29,059 Views 115 Comments

The cost of buying a home in Dublin is up almost 25 per cent on last year, and people have been queuing for houses in Swords this week…

# property-boom - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Column: House prices are rising again, so should we be concerned about a bubble?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: House prices are rising again, so should we be concerned about a bubble?

Oct 31st 2013, 7:10 AM 96 Views 55 Comments

With property prices increasing in some parts of the country – and notably in Dublin – Ronan Lyons discusses whether we’re looking at a housing boom or a housing bubble.

# property-boom - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Column: The fall of the Celtic Tiger – what next?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The fall of the Celtic Tiger – what next?

Sep 8th 2013, 8:30 AM 895 Views 99 Comments

The scale of the economic and financial catastrophe that befell Ireland was virtually unprecedented in post-war industrial country history; we need to examine the inadequacies of the Irish policymaking process, write Donal Donovan and Antoin E Murphy.

# property-boom - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Former Anglo Irish Bank files for US bankruptcy
# Chapter 15
# Chapter 15

Former Anglo Irish Bank files for US bankruptcy

Aug 27th 2013, 6:03 PM 8,196 Views 32 Comments

The move is being made to protect the institution’s US assets.

# property-boom - Thursday 4 July, 2013

No date for rescheduled property auction after protesters force cancellation
# Distressed
# Distressed

No date for rescheduled property auction after protesters force cancellation

Jul 4th 2013, 9:50 PM 11,658 Views 94 Comments

Allsop Space were forced to abandon the event this morning after a handful of demonstrators entered the venue and demanded it be called off.

# property-boom - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Chinese 'Dubai' turns into deserted island
# China
# China

Chinese 'Dubai' turns into deserted island

Feb 26th 2013, 6:15 AM 22,567 Views 19 Comments

Phoenix Island was the epitomy of a property boom – now it stands quiet and desolate and unlucky owners are ‘desperate’ to sell.

# property-boom - Monday 26 November, 2012

Residential property prices fell by 8.1% from January to October
# CSO
# CSO

Residential property prices fell by 8.1% from January to October

Nov 26th 2012, 12:06 PM 6,072 Views 22 Comments

The CSO’s Residential Property Price Index shows property prices fell nationally by 0.6 per cent in the month of October.

# property-boom - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Property prices continue to rise in September
# Property
# Property

Property prices continue to rise in September

Oct 24th 2012, 1:55 PM 7,651 Views 32 Comments

However CSO data shows house prices in the capital are 55 per cent lower than at the peak of the boom in 2007.

# property-boom - Saturday 21 July, 2012

Carlow estate to become first Nama social housing project
# NAMA
# NAMA

Carlow estate to become first Nama social housing project

Jul 21st 2012, 1:08 PM 10,771 Views 41 Comments

Fifty-five houses in the Oakley Wood estate in Tullow have been purchased by housing association Respond.

# property-boom - Sunday 27 May, 2012

A public service buyer mini-boom? A guide to the Irish art world...
# Art Attacked
# Art Attacked

A public service buyer mini-boom? A guide to the Irish art world...

May 27th 2012, 8:45 AM 4,966 Views 7 Comments

TheJournal.ie takes a deeper look at the international art market and discovers a mini-boom among retired public servants in Ireland and billionaire battles between the Russians and Chinese.

# property-boom - Friday 25 May, 2012

10 per cent of Irish mortgages are in arrears says Central Bank
# Mortgage Arrears
# Mortgage Arrears

10 per cent of Irish mortgages are in arrears says Central Bank

May 25th 2012, 11:09 AM 1,978 Views 35 Comments

1 in 10 mortgage holders are at least three months behind with repayments according to the new figures.

# property-boom - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Column: Did you hear the one about the developer, the banker and the politician?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Did you hear the one about the developer, the banker and the politician?

Apr 3rd 2012, 7:30 AM 144 Views 48 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson on bidding wars at boom-time black-tie balls… and how someone saw fit to flick the over-ride switch so the excess could continue.

# property-boom - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Priory Hall residents demand meeting with Minister for Environment
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

Priory Hall residents demand meeting with Minister for Environment

Dec 13th 2011, 7:15 AM 1,987 Views 9 Comments

Environment Minister Phil Hogan has refused to meet with the residents of the doomed development saying that he “cannot interfere in individual cases”.

# property-boom - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Poll: Is it time to stop treating property developers as 'social pariahs'?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Is it time to stop treating property developers as 'social pariahs'?

May 7th 2011, 12:25 PM 3,607 Views 0 Comments

Today, we’re asking is it time to forgive the property developers and no longer consider them as “social pariahs”, as government minister Brian Hayes suggests?

# property-boom - Thursday 25 November, 2010

Apartments withdrawn after one bid... of €106 each
# Property Bubble
# Property Bubble

Apartments withdrawn after one bid... of €106 each

Nov 25th 2010, 3:13 PM 1,568 Views 0 Comments

An auction of 47 luxury apartments in a single lot in Donegal collapses, after there’s just one bid: €5,000 for the building.