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#Property Bubble

# property-bubble - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Opinion: 'The Repeal the 8th campaign should inspire the fight against the housing crisis'

Benjamin Moore writes that the Repeal campaign can be a blueprint for fighting back against the current issues around housing and homelessness.

# property-bubble - Thursday 2 August, 2018

Taoiseach says there's 'no evidence of a land bubble' in Ireland

Leo Varadkar said it is something the government will keep an eye on.

# property-bubble - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

There are four counties where the average rent exceeds €1,000 per month

The pressure on rent in Dublin appears to be having a ripple effect on nearby counties.

# property-bubble - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Almost no change in house prices in second half of 2017 - but it doesn't mean a bubble has burst

The Central Bank’s mortgage rules are pivotal to the story of residential property in 2017, writes economist Ronan Lyons.

# property-bubble - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Eddie Hobbs: Is the global recovery fake?

We’ve reached the most dangerous period in the vast experiment in money elasticity, writes Eddie Hobbs.

# property-bubble - Friday 16 December, 2016

The price of property across the country continues to go one way

The price of houses in the South East has gone up almost 10% in the last three months, alone.

# property-bubble - Saturday 7 November, 2015

The company that lets you buy property for £50 has an eye on Ireland

Nearly a year after its launch, London-based Property Partner has its sights on international markets.

# property-bubble - Friday 9 October, 2015

Irish rents have scored a new record - and it's not a good one

Prices have topped the peaks of even the Celtic Tiger property bubble.

# property-bubble - Thursday 8 October, 2015

Doesn't look like Bernard McNamara will be giving ANYONE his number

His responses to the banking inquiry could most generously be described as… unhelpful.

# property-bubble - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Johnny Ronan use of notorious Nazi work slogan 'beyond comprehension': Shatter

The Fine Gael TD said the phrase was “synonymous with Nazi inhumanity”.

# property-bubble - Thursday 17 September, 2015

Think Irish property prices are going nuts? Here’s how they stack up globally

Looks like there are some cheap digs going in Kiev at least…

# property-bubble - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

These are 5 things that could wreck Ireland's economy all over again

The OECD has a lot to say about where the country is headed in its latest survey.

# property-bubble - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Oh Canada! This emigration hotspot just slid into recession

It’s the first time since the financial crisis that the economy has been in decline.

# property-bubble - Monday 27 July, 2015

5 charts that show how much Irish jobs have changed in less than one generation

There have been some big changes in the country over the past two decades.

# property-bubble - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Banking inquiry suspended as Charlie McCreevy clashes with Pearse Doherty

The former finance minister strongly defended Fianna Fáil’s policies.

# property-bubble - Monday 18 May, 2015

Bank of Ireland accused of a 'crusade' against Brian O'Donnell over Gorse Hill

“I’d love to see the bill for the legal fees.”

# property-bubble - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

We asked this expert if people were paying over the odds for property again

The demand for houses is there – but are people spending more than they should?

# property-bubble - Friday 3 April, 2015

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# property-bubble - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Why this economist made a late-night dash for biscuits in the midst of the banking crisis

David McWilliams says he became a defacto advisor to Brian Lenihan before the 2008 bank guarantee.

# property-bubble - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

We made a 'bad mistake' not predicting the banking crisis - but so did everyone else

This ESRI professor says regulators could still have stopped the financial catastrophe.

# property-bubble - Sunday 25 January, 2015

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

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-bubble - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Fianna Fáil thinks the Central Bank's tough new lending rules are 'simply unfair'

Yep, the party in power during the last property bubble…

# property-bubble - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge Think Ireland's property market is bad? This New York parking space costs $1million Property Bubble

Think Ireland's property market is bad? This New York parking space costs $1million

Can I get a tracker mortgage on that?

# property-bubble - Sunday 7 September, 2014

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

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-bubble - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Poll: Are you worried about another property bubble? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you worried about another property bubble?

There have been warnings another one may be on the way – are you worried?

# property-bubble - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Young people might have to delay flying the nest due to rising rents

New research suggests that young people were able to leave the family home sooner than ever before after the financial crash.

# property-bubble - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Spain has ghost estates too and jobless families are starting to squat in them

The occupied buildings have been dubbed “The Courtyards of Dignity”.

# property-bubble - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Does Michael Noonan believe that there is a property bubble?

Not really, it would seem.

# property-bubble - Sunday 1 June, 2014

€12m for a view of Dublin Bay? Sure, why not Eau De Riche This post contains images

€12m for a view of Dublin Bay? Sure, why not

Sorrento House is still for sale with a hefty price tag (but not as hefty as the €30m they were looking for in the boom…)

# property-bubble - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Damien Kiberd: This government's housing policy will - literally - put people on the streets

Willful ignorance or not, the crude approach is going to end in misery. Again.

# property-bubble - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

New funding to boost house construction but Dublin city to see budget slashed

Councillors want answers over why their housing budget is to be cut by 50 per cent over the next two years.

# property-bubble - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Hong Kong's 'Champagne House' is on sale for $38 million

Property Bubble or what, eh? Geddit? Bubble!

# property-bubble - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Damien Kiberd: Michael Noonan wants house prices to rise so we can emerge from this cul-de-sac

There’s a hole in the balance sheets, dear Liza.

# property-bubble - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

It’s the middle of the week now and here’s everything you need to know before 9am.

# property-bubble - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Column: Feeling like an exile in your own country? It’s normal after travelling ...

Within the space of a year, it seems to me that the country has changed utterly. This may be due to a case of reverse culture shock, writes Niamh Ní Shúilleabháin.

# property-bubble - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Damien Kiberd: Government policy on housing is a massive muddle

When the economy collapsed the banks got top priority. Building workers and people who need social housing were far down the pecking order. Now they’re telling us a miracle is on the way…

# property-bubble - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Damien Kiberd: A new property bubble - but not as we know it

A glut of cash buyers, homeowners anchored by negative equity and tracker mortgages – in Dublin, the situation for young people trying to buy is alarming.

# property-bubble - Thursday 31 October, 2013

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

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-bubble - Monday 14 October, 2013

Nobel Prize winner reponsible for two of most important economic charts in recent decades

Robert Shiller compiles two charts and makes them free for the public – and these charts predicted the dotcom bubble and the property bubble.

# property-bubble - Monday 30 September, 2013

Column: The challenges and changes we've seen since the bank guarantee

On the anniversary of the bank guarantee, the leaders of four Irish organisations reflect on the 2008 decision – and the subsequent changes they have observed in their sectors over the past five years.

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