Level of housing output needs to treble – report

30th January 2018

The output of housing in Ireland needs to treble over the coming years in order to meet demand, according to the Goodbody housing tracker report. Last year housing output grew by 77pc. However, with medium-term housing demand running at around 35,000 ... read more

One-in-five property inquiries from abroad

29th January 2018

ONE-IN-FIVE inquiries for houses and apartments on the market here is now coming from overseas, according to a new survey. The surge comes on the back of a reviving economy and as Irish workers, who left the country during the crash, look to move home and find work. A ... read more

Lease cap move opens door for homes boost

28th January 2018

  The government is easing the terms of a social housing incentive scheme, in the hope of encouraging pension funds and investment capital groups to deliver hundreds of homes for local authority tenants. The Department of Housing has decided to abolish a cap on ... read more