Property price rises are slowing across the state as supply increases, according to the latest Residential Property Price Index from the Central Statistics Office.
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020
New data released by the CSO illustrates the reliance on existing builds in the property market. It also shows price inflation at its lowest point since December 2007.
Thu, 12 Dec, 2019
The government will work with gardaí and the insurance industry to crack down on ghost brokers who have duped thousands of motorists and left up to 10,000 people uninsured on the roads.
Thu, 21 Nov, 2019
The lack of new homes in Ireland is “deeply worrying” and is contributing to the challenges faced by first-time buyers trying to enter the market, according to Brokers Ireland.
Fri, 11 Oct, 2019
The lack of new homes in Ireland is "deeply worrying" and is contributing to the challenges faced by first-time buyers trying to enter the market, according to Brokers Ireland.
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019
Irish homeowners are paying almost €2,000 more a year for their mortgage than their European counterparts.
Sat, 15 Jun, 2019
Equal taxes should be applied to profits from an investment as to Dirt tax on a bank account, as it makes no sense to penalise people by charging them a higher tax rate for making a more prudent investment.
Thu, 13 Jun, 2019
Property prices have now increased by more than 80% since the market hit its lowest point in 2013.
Wed, 15 May, 2019
The Government announcement of 50 new flood relief schemes at a cost of €257m has been welcomed in many quarters, but concerns are being raised that insurance companies are still refusing cover in areas in which flood defences have already been constructed.
Fri, 04 May, 2018
Soaring house costs that push people further away from their places of work due to unaffordable property prices are causing a form of “involuntary social engineering”, according to a brokers’ body.
Fri, 13 Apr, 2018
The ECB is inching closer to a time when it will end its huge bond-buying programme of pumping money into the financial system, which will signal the start of hikes in interest rates for the first time since the crisis, writes Eamon Quinn.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018