Withdrawal Of Help To Buy Scheme Hill Compound Housing Crisis – CIF

The Construction Industry Federation (CIF) has warned that any withdrawal of the Help-To-Buy (HTB) Scheme will further restrict Ireland’s housing supply and compound the housing crisis. CIF Director General Tom Parlon said: “The Help To Buy scheme has been a significant contributor to the growth in residential construction activity. Any suggestion of a withdrawal of […]

Tenants Struggle to get Deposits back from Landlords

Almost two-thirds of tenants (60%) said they have found it difficult to get their deposits returned from landlords, according to a survey by Red C who surveyed over 1,000 people over the age of 18. There’s 40% less rental space available than there was this time last year, while rents have increased by over 8% […]

Daft House Price Report 2014 Q1 Tipperary

The average asking price for properties outside of Dublin has risen during the first three months of the year; the first quarterly rise since mid-2007 according to the House Price Report released  today by property website Daft.ie.  Nationally, the average asking price is now €177,000, up 3.5% from the same time last year and down […]

Inflation in rents spreading outside Dublin

The year-on-year increase in the average rent nationwide accelerated to 4.8% in the third quarter of 2013, up from 4.2% in Q2, according to the quarterly Daft.ie Rental Report released today. The acceleration is due mainly to trends outside Dublin, with rental inflation outside Dublin rising from 0.9% to 1.8% in recent months. The average […]

Daft.ie research of property register shows 6 months of stabilisation

Daft.ie, Ireland’s biggest property website, has today launched research into the Residential Property Price Register which shows that house prices have stabilised in the last six months to October and that the average gap between asking prices and transactional prices is over 10%. The research has been conducted by matching properties from the PRSA’spropertypriceregister.ie with Daft.ie, allowing property attributes like […]

Official sold prices now live on Daft.ie

Daft.ie, Ireland’s biggest property website, have today integrated the Residential Property Price Register into their site, meaning house-seekers can now see what price neighbouring houses were sold for alongside current properties for sale. This new integration also allows users to see how many bedrooms and bathrooms the sold properties have, along with the property type […]

Choice of rental accommodation for students falls for third year in a row

Rents nationwide were 0.5% lower in the second quarter of 2012 than a year previously, according to the latest report published by the property website Daft.ie. Between April and June, the average advertised rent in the country was €809 per month, compared to €814 during the same period in 2011. The last twelve months have […]

Tipperary Property Average Asking Prices Fell 1.3% between March and June

New interactive mapping tool shows changes in prices and rents since the peak, for over 1,000 areas of the country   The average asking price of property in Dublin has fallen by less than 1% in the first half of 2012 compared to 10% in the second half of 2011, according to the latest Daft.ie House […]

Distilled Media to create 20 new jobs before the end of 2012.

Distilled Media to create 20 new jobs before the end of 2012. [15th April 2012] Distilled Media, Ireland’s largest online publisher, has today announced they are to create 20 new jobs, growing their organisation to over 100 employees before the end of the year.   The group’s expansion is driven by some of Ireland’s most […]

Daft Report, Q1 2012 – Smallest quarterly fall in prices since 2007

The first quarter of 2012 saw the smallest decline in asking prices since the market began to fall in 2007, according to the latest Daft.ie House Price Report. Prices fell by 1.4% on average during the first three months of the year, compared to 8% in the final three months of 2011. The national average […]

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