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# vacant properties

This year
Minister says grants to refurb vacant houses on Ireland's offshore islands should increase
Last year
Councils identify over 1,500 vacant and derelict properties to be bought up
Minister sets out 'positive discrimination' policy to ringfence offshore island funding
All time
Census shows 166,000 vacant properties in Ireland, with over 48,000 vacant for six years
Old schools, cinemas and vacant buildings to be re-vamped into work hubs and community spaces
DCC says 'no low hanging fruit' when it comes to vacant houses in the capital
Local property tax surcharge for vacant properties under consideration as system set to be overhauled
Banks sitting on hundreds of vacant properties as pressure ramps up on government to get radical
PTSB boss says it has 500 vacant properties on its books
Housing activists hosting national day of action today ... here's how we got to this point
'It shows how angry people are': Occupation of inner-city terraced house enters second day
'It's a beautiful place to live and work': Doing business in Ireland's 'most vacant' town
'Grossly unfair': Landlords are not happy about new plans to penalise vacant property owners
In Navan, Co Meath, there are more vacant properties than there are people on the housing waiting list
10,000 vacant homes plus a tax incentive could solve two huge problems in Ireland
More than 1500 properties had their electricity or gas cut off in April
Column: Here's why we turn empty properties into art spaces
Louise Marlborough