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# property - This year 2022

Extract: 'Governments made decisions that led to your housing situation - you are not to blame'
# Generation Rent
# Generation Rent

Extract: 'Governments made decisions that led to your housing situation - you are not to blame'

Oct 4th 2022, 7:00 PM 17,783 Views 32 Comments

Housing expert Dr Rory Hearne shares an extract from his new book ”Gaffs’ released this week.

FactFind: How many current TDs own houses that they rent out?
# Factfind
# Factfind

FactFind: How many current TDs own houses that they rent out?

Sep 17th 2022, 12:05 AM 40,126 Views 0 Comments
  • There are 160 TDs in the Dáil - but it isn't entirely straightforward to find out which of them also derive an income from renting houses.
  • An analysis by The Journal sought to find out, using the Dáil register of interests and by contacting individual TDs.
Robert Troy says he didn't do his 'due diligence' on members' interests returns
# Robert Troy
# Robert Troy

Robert Troy says he didn't do his 'due diligence' on members' interests returns

Updated Aug 23rd 2022, 3:55 PM 33,040 Views 0 Comments

‘I can only admit I got it wrong, I’m embarrassed at how wrong I got it,’ Troy said.

Taoiseach: Robert Troy's errors in declaring interests a ‘misunderstanding’
# Robert Troy
# Robert Troy

Taoiseach: Robert Troy's errors in declaring interests a ‘misunderstanding’

Aug 22nd 2022, 6:11 PM 15,554 Views 0 Comments

Junior Minister Robert Troy has been forced to correct the Dáil’s register of declarations of interest after he failed to include properties.

FF junior minister Robert Troy amends his register of interests after undeclared property sale
# SIPO
# SIPO

FF junior minister Robert Troy amends his register of interests after undeclared property sale

Updated Aug 18th 2022, 5:00 PM 21,736 Views 0 Comments

In declarations for 2018 and 2020 respectively, he has added the sale of two properties.

Daft report highlights largest quarterly gain in housing prices in nearly two years
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Daft report highlights largest quarterly gain in housing prices in nearly two years

Jun 27th 2022, 6:00 AM 27,745 Views 33 Comments

The average listed price nationwide is up almost 10% on the same period last year.

Median asking price for houses in Dublin rises to €403,000
# Housing
# Housing

Median asking price for houses in Dublin rises to €403,000

Jun 24th 2022, 12:05 AM 27,886 Views 39 Comments
  • The MyHome.ie/Davy property price report found asking prices rose 5% compared to the previous quarter.
  • Author of the report, Conall MacCoille said that price inflation should slow down in the second half of the year.
House price growth reaches seven year high at over 15%
# Shocking
# Shocking

House price growth reaches seven year high at over 15%

May 16th 2022, 2:07 PM 16,727 Views 48 Comments

Residential property prices hit a fresh seven-year high of 15.2% in March, according to new CSO figures.

Home prices rise by almost 15% around the country in the space of a year
# Housing
# Housing

Home prices rise by almost 15% around the country in the space of a year

Mar 16th 2022, 3:34 PM 11,768 Views 11 Comments

The median price nationally of a home bought in the 12 months up to January this year was €280,000.

House prices across Ireland are almost 10% higher than they were a year ago
# House Prices
# House Prices

House prices across Ireland are almost 10% higher than they were a year ago

Jan 4th 2022, 6:30 AM 20,898 Views 25 Comments

Analysis by Davy and Myhome.ie shows that house prices are now seven times average incomes.

# property - Last year 2021

Revenue extends hours for Local Property Tax helpline ahead of deadline this weekend
# Local Property Tax
# Local Property Tax

Revenue extends hours for Local Property Tax helpline ahead of deadline this weekend

Nov 2nd 2021, 5:36 PM 41,223 Views 34 Comments

The agency received over 12,000 calls daily this week.

Almost 40,000 people sign petition demanding government takes more action against vulture funds
# Vulture Funds
# Vulture Funds

Almost 40,000 people sign petition demanding government takes more action against vulture funds

Oct 5th 2021, 4:58 PM 17,210 Views 27 Comments

The petition includes demands such as the scrapping of investor tax breaks.

Explainer: Berlin has voted to forcibly buy homes from property giants, what happens next?
# Rental Crisis
# Rental Crisis

Explainer: Berlin has voted to forcibly buy homes from property giants, what happens next?

Sep 27th 2021, 1:40 PM 32,367 Views 24 Comments

The referendum supports the expropriation of homes from property companies to the city.

Sites in Dublin, Cork and Limerick included in 'largest ever transfer of State land'
# Housing For All
# Housing For All

Sites in Dublin, Cork and Limerick included in 'largest ever transfer of State land'

Sep 3rd 2021, 11:16 AM 34,223 Views 17 Comments

The Land Development Agency will take ownership of State land capable of delivering 10,000 to 15,000 additional homes.

Vacant property tax to be introduced next year in a bid to get empty homes back on the market
# Empty Homes
# Empty Homes

Vacant property tax to be introduced next year in a bid to get empty homes back on the market

Sep 2nd 2021, 6:53 PM 41,462 Views 89 Comments

Varadkar said it “might be possible” to collect the tax next year.

Property prices rise almost 7% in a single year, CSO figures show
# Property Prices Rise
# Property Prices Rise

Property prices rise almost 7% in a single year, CSO figures show

Aug 12th 2021, 1:34 PM 17,848 Views 43 Comments

Mortgage experts have warned that ‘property prices are really only going one way for the foreseeable future’.

Daft agrees to develop processes to remove ads that exclude rent allowance tenants
# Housing
# Housing

Daft agrees to develop processes to remove ads that exclude rent allowance tenants

Jul 29th 2021, 4:53 PM 10,559 Views 27 Comments

The company came to an agreement with the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission on foot of a 2016 complaint.

Properties by the coast in Ireland now cost 23% more than before Covid-19 pandemic
# Daft Report
# Daft Report

Properties by the coast in Ireland now cost 23% more than before Covid-19 pandemic

Jun 17th 2021, 6:15 AM 34,759 Views 16 Comments

This compares to a national average increase of just 8.7% in the same period.

Council to take €250,000 loss on Dublin property it bought just four years ago
# Dublin
# Dublin

Council to take €250,000 loss on Dublin property it bought just four years ago

Jun 6th 2021, 3:54 PM 56,352 Views 31 Comments

Though commercial property prices have generally risen since then, the council says the condition of the property has deteriorated.

Here are the new Local Property Tax bands
# LPT
# LPT

Here are the new Local Property Tax bands

Jun 2nd 2021, 11:25 AM 156,180 Views 125 Comments

Most of those who face an increase in the tax will pay an extra €90 per year, Finance Minister Paschal Donohoe said.

Personal data of MyHome.ie customers 'inadvertently' leaked online
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Personal data of MyHome.ie customers 'inadvertently' leaked online

May 19th 2021, 9:38 AM 34,177 Views 18 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner has been notified.

'Relationship status should not define your ability to own a home, but it does'
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

'Relationship status should not define your ability to own a home, but it does'

Mar 28th 2021, 12:05 AM 89,833 Views 102 Comments
  • As difficult as buying a home can be for couples, single people face an even bigger challenge
  • Some people are 'priced out of 95% of houses in Dublin'
  • 'The rampant greed of the Celtic Tiger cast a long and depressing shadow,' one buyer said
Some houses selling for €120,000 above asking price as virtual viewings become the norm during pandemic
# Bidding Wars
# Bidding Wars

Some houses selling for €120,000 above asking price as virtual viewings become the norm during pandemic

Mar 22nd 2021, 12:05 AM 94,005 Views 92 Comments

Home-buyers have raised concerns about the impact the Covid-19 pandemic is having on house prices.

Significant decline in buy-to-lets as Covid-19 continues to impact housing market
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Significant decline in buy-to-lets as Covid-19 continues to impact housing market

Mar 9th 2021, 6:00 AM 13,924 Views 14 Comments

Buy-to-let investors now account for less than 1% of mortgages, compared to 20% in 2006, according to new figures.

Rents in Dublin are falling - but rising everywhere else
# Property
# Property

Rents in Dublin are falling - but rising everywhere else

Feb 8th 2021, 6:10 AM 44,994 Views 29 Comments

The supply of rental properties in Dublin is far higher this February than in February 2020.

Buying or renting? Viewings now only allowed in person 'when contracts are being drawn up'
# Property
# Property

Buying or renting? Viewings now only allowed in person 'when contracts are being drawn up'

Jan 7th 2021, 1:32 PM 53,245 Views 36 Comments

The new guidance was issued by the Department of Housing last night.

# property - All time

Average listed price of a home in Ireland was €269k this quarter - a rise of 7.4% on last year
# Housing
# Housing

Average listed price of a home in Ireland was €269k this quarter - a rise of 7.4% on last year

Dec 18th 2020, 6:10 AM 31,624 Views 21 Comments

The 7.4% year-on-year rise is the the largest such increase in three years.

Over 5,200 mortgages approved in October, with surge driven by first-time buyers
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

Over 5,200 mortgages approved in October, with surge driven by first-time buyers

Dec 1st 2020, 6:30 AM 20,407 Views 14 Comments

October was the busiest month for mortgage approvals since BPFI began collecting this data in 2011.

Average asking price for newly listed homes is €280k nationally and €383k in Dublin
# Housing
# Housing

Average asking price for newly listed homes is €280k nationally and €383k in Dublin

Aug 28th 2020, 6:15 AM 28,386 Views 52 Comments

Asking price inflation rose by 1.2% nationally compared with Q2 of 2019, despite the impact of Covid-19.

The average sale price of a home in Ireland was €254,000 last month - a fall of 3.3% on last year
# Daft Report
# Daft Report

The average sale price of a home in Ireland was €254,000 last month - a fall of 3.3% on last year

Jul 8th 2020, 6:00 AM 26,212 Views 5 Comments

The year-on-year change reflects a volatile market according to the latest housing report from Daft.ie.

'It was like flicking a switch': How Covid-19 has hit the property scene
# Fora
# Fora

'It was like flicking a switch': How Covid-19 has hit the property scene

Mar 20th 2020, 11:12 AM 3,996 Views 2 Comments

Agents are turning to virtual viewings as social distancing hits the market.

From Wicklow to Westmeath: Spike in house sales in 'commuter belt' counties continues
# Beyond The Pale
# Beyond The Pale

From Wicklow to Westmeath: Spike in house sales in 'commuter belt' counties continues

Feb 7th 2020, 2:01 PM 13,784 Views 6 Comments

The number of sales in Dublin dropped, according to a new study.

First-time buyers made up most of the 12,000 mortgages drawn down in last quarter of 2019
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

First-time buyers made up most of the 12,000 mortgages drawn down in last quarter of 2019

Jan 29th 2020, 6:05 AM 9,461 Views 7 Comments

The 12,259 mortgages are valued at €2.7 billion.

People living near Dart or Luas stops are paying over €4,000 a year more than average Dublin rent
# Off The Rails
# Off The Rails

People living near Dart or Luas stops are paying over €4,000 a year more than average Dublin rent

Dec 3rd 2019, 6:00 AM 12,999 Views 12 Comments

That’s according to new research from Daft.ie.

Owners of vacant properties urged to make them available for homeless people ahead of Christmas
# Housing
# Housing

Owners of vacant properties urged to make them available for homeless people ahead of Christmas

Oct 28th 2019, 8:30 AM 33,052 Views 83 Comments

“Bringing a vacant home back into use can change people’s lives for the better.”

Average price of three-bed home near rail station is €439,000 - 10% higher than rest of Dublin
# Dart And Luas
# Dart And Luas

Average price of three-bed home near rail station is €439,000 - 10% higher than rest of Dublin

Oct 22nd 2019, 6:00 AM 19,337 Views 16 Comments

Houses near a Dart line have the highest average price, according to a new report.

What's the average asking price for newly listed homes? It's the week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

What's the average asking price for newly listed homes? It's the week in numbers

Oct 5th 2019, 7:00 PM 21,007 Views 4 Comments

Plus: The money that An Garda Síochána is planning to spend on memorabilia for its personnel.

Average asking price for newly listed homes is €269k nationally and €376k in Dublin
# Property Ladder
# Property Ladder

Average asking price for newly listed homes is €269k nationally and €376k in Dublin

Sep 30th 2019, 6:10 AM 30,620 Views 29 Comments

That’s according to property website MyHome.ie’s latest house price report.

Three sites beside Liffey Valley Shopping Centre on the market for €8.4m
# Development
# Development

Three sites beside Liffey Valley Shopping Centre on the market for €8.4m

Sep 25th 2019, 8:07 AM 19,925 Views 25 Comments

It’s expected that the sites will be used for office space, retail or a hotel.

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