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Over 3,300 mortgages approved in January, representing 2.8% year-on-year increase
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Over 3,300 mortgages approved in January, representing 2.8% year-on-year increase

Fri 6:30 AM 10,550 Views 16 Comments

That’s according to figures released by the Banking & Payments Federation Ireland today.

'A systems accelerant': Pandemic prompted more single rooms in homeless accommodation
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'A systems accelerant': Pandemic prompted more single rooms in homeless accommodation

Tue 6:01 AM 8,880 Views 2 Comments

Cooperation lead to very few deaths of homeless people in the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Housing Minister defends housing bill after ESRI raise concerns around shared equity scheme
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Housing Minister defends housing bill after ESRI raise concerns around shared equity scheme

Feb 17th 2021, 9:48 AM 15,919 Views 43 Comments

The ESRI said such a scheme could lead to higher house prices.

Concern over bats' welfare cited by group opposed to plans for 18 apartments in Dublin
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# North Circular Road

Concern over bats' welfare cited by group opposed to plans for 18 apartments in Dublin

Feb 15th 2021, 4:25 PM 22,478 Views 0 Comments

The case has been brought before the High Court.

House and apartment prices increased by 2.2% nationally over course of 2020
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# Cso Stats

House and apartment prices increased by 2.2% nationally over course of 2020

Feb 12th 2021, 3:45 PM 14,215 Views 23 Comments

Households paid an average price of €297,043 for a dwelling in the 12 months to December 2020.

Hundreds of tenants in rent arrears sent removal notices before Christmas despite Covid-19 eviction ban
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Hundreds of tenants in rent arrears sent removal notices before Christmas despite Covid-19 eviction ban

Feb 3rd 2021, 12:05 AM 29,955 Views 50 Comments

An eviction ban for those in arrears has been in place across the country since late October,

Opinion: Opposition for opposition sake to Affordable Housing Plan short-changes young people and families
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Opinion: Opposition for opposition sake to Affordable Housing Plan short-changes young people and families

Feb 2nd 2021, 3:58 PM 17,532 Views 34 Comments

Fianna Fáil’s Mary Fitzpatrick responds to opposition criticism of the government’s Affordable Housing Plan.

Council refuses planning permission for hotel on Capel Street, says there are 'too many' hotels in Dublin
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Council refuses planning permission for hotel on Capel Street, says there are 'too many' hotels in Dublin

Feb 2nd 2021, 11:40 AM 35,969 Views 32 Comments

It is believed to be the first time council planners have cited concerns about the growing number of hotels as a reason to refuse planning permission.

Construction to start on 600 social and affordable homes in south Dublin
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Construction to start on 600 social and affordable homes in south Dublin

Feb 1st 2021, 4:18 PM 71,596 Views 74 Comments

A one-bed rental will cost €1,000 a month.

Macho face-off thankfully replaced by policy as Eoin Ó Broin and Richard Bruton debate housing
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Macho face-off thankfully replaced by policy as Eoin Ó Broin and Richard Bruton debate housing

Jan 28th 2021, 7:16 PM 32,744 Views 73 Comments

The pair got into it on Twitter but kept their shirts on in a radio debate.

Opinion: The Affordable Housing Bill will line developers' pockets while young couples can't buy a home
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Opinion: The Affordable Housing Bill will line developers' pockets while young couples can't buy a home

Jan 26th 2021, 7:00 PM 23,287 Views 28 Comments

The Government must stop pursuing policies which inflate the property market and think again about the Affordable Housing Bill, writes Cian O’Callaghan of the Social Democrats.

Cost of building apartments in Dublin falls by almost 9% over past three years
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Cost of building apartments in Dublin falls by almost 9% over past three years

Jan 26th 2021, 12:18 PM 12,885 Views 22 Comments

The report was published by the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland.

Poll: Should there be a levy on housing units that lie vacant for over six months?
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Poll: Should there be a levy on housing units that lie vacant for over six months?

Jan 18th 2021, 10:37 AM 32,756 Views 81 Comments

There is no such levy on vacant housing in Ireland at the moment.

Working from home prompts more houses being bought outside urban areas - surveyors
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Working from home prompts more houses being bought outside urban areas - surveyors

Jan 18th 2021, 9:47 AM 21,195 Views 27 Comments

Surveyors predict a 4% rise in house prices in Ireland in 2021.

Here are just some of the government's priorities for the months ahead
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# Spring 2021

Here are just some of the government's priorities for the months ahead

Jan 14th 2021, 6:15 AM 17,110 Views 29 Comments

Affordable housing, scramblers, e-scooters and speedy trials – just some of the issues the government plan to tackle.

House prices rise 6% in 'fastest inflation' in three years
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House prices rise 6% in 'fastest inflation' in three years

Jan 5th 2021, 7:06 AM 37,146 Views 60 Comments

A report says Government supports and a drop in supply are partly responsible.

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information
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# Info Hub

Open Access: A citizen’s guide to uncovering housing and local information

Dec 30th 2020, 11:30 AM 7,543 Views 0 Comments

Our community-driven platform Noteworthy helps you find out if you are in an area prone to floods, landslides, high radon and more.

House prices rise by almost 1.5% over three months
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House prices rise by almost 1.5% over three months

Dec 26th 2020, 3:42 PM 28,318 Views 16 Comments

A record number of mortgage approvals and a lack of supply have driven the increases, according to a new report.

Government expects 25,000 new homes built in 2021 - half by State or approved housing bodies
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Government expects 25,000 new homes built in 2021 - half by State or approved housing bodies

Dec 26th 2020, 6:30 AM 12,066 Views 17 Comments

The shutdown of the industry slowed progress this year but it is unlikely further lockdowns would stop construction.

Let's regulate short-term let platforms like Airbnb before tourism kicks back in, says housing minister
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Let's regulate short-term let platforms like Airbnb before tourism kicks back in, says housing minister

Dec 24th 2020, 6:30 PM 23,074 Views 31 Comments

Housing and tourism departments are in discussions about platform regulations.

New affordable housing plan will see State take 30% stake in homes of first-time buyers
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New affordable housing plan will see State take 30% stake in homes of first-time buyers

Dec 18th 2020, 6:57 PM 51,718 Views 39 Comments

The affordable housing scheme will go to Cabinet next week.

Average listed price of a home in Ireland was €269k this quarter - a rise of 7.4% on last year
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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 28,592 Views 21 Comments

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

Taoiseach told he is living in a world of 'make believe' by ignoring the reality of the housing crisis
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Taoiseach told he is living in a world of 'make believe' by ignoring the reality of the housing crisis

Dec 16th 2020, 2:45 PM 26,195 Views 54 Comments

In Dublin, house prices have decreased by 1.5%, while apartment prices increased by 1%.

Bartra Capital secures planning permission for its fourth co-living scheme in Dublin
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# Castleknock

Bartra Capital secures planning permission for its fourth co-living scheme in Dublin

Dec 10th 2020, 4:03 PM 10,289 Views 16 Comments

The company is planning to spend €130 million constructing its planned four shared co-living sites.

Housing charity dealt with over 100 illegal or threatened evictions during pandemic ban
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Housing charity dealt with over 100 illegal or threatened evictions during pandemic ban

Dec 10th 2020, 9:21 AM 7,586 Views 14 Comments

A ban on eviction notices and rent increases was put in place temporarily earlier this year.

Salvation Army homeless hostel for minors in Dublin city centre to shut down next year
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# Lefroy House

Salvation Army homeless hostel for minors in Dublin city centre to shut down next year

Dec 3rd 2020, 9:35 AM 20,829 Views 18 Comments

Lefroy House is based on Eden Quay in Dublin City Centre and is run by the Salvation Army.

Bartra Capital secures planning permission for co-living scheme in Dublin 4
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# Merrion Road

Bartra Capital secures planning permission for co-living scheme in Dublin 4

Dec 1st 2020, 7:13 PM 22,806 Views 26 Comments

The firm has secured planning permission for the five-storey plan for 98 Merrion Road in spite of strong local opposition.

Opinion: It's time for courage - Rebuilding Ireland is dysfunctional and must be replaced
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Opinion: It's time for courage - Rebuilding Ireland is dysfunctional and must be replaced

Nov 26th 2020, 7:00 AM 23,151 Views 22 Comments

Dr Rory Hearne says the Government’s housing model is fundamentally flawed and it’s time for a complete overhaul of the system.

Homeless charities express 'concern and upset' after bodies of two men found in Dublin
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Homeless charities express 'concern and upset' after bodies of two men found in Dublin

Nov 25th 2020, 7:26 PM 26,834 Views 29 Comments

Gardaí are investigating the deaths, and they are not being treated as suspicious.

Councillors and minister set 'to clash' over future of Oscar Traynor lands
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Councillors and minister set 'to clash' over future of Oscar Traynor lands

Nov 23rd 2020, 12:05 AM 27,210 Views 18 Comments

Councillors last week rejected plans for developer Glenveagh to build 850 homes at the 17-hectare site.

Why did councillors reject plans to build 850 homes on Dublin's northside?
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# Oscar Traynor Road

Why did councillors reject plans to build 850 homes on Dublin's northside?

Nov 17th 2020, 12:21 PM 27,671 Views 63 Comments

The development at Oscar Traynor Road in Santry was set to be a public-private partnership with developer Glenveagh.

Peter McVerry Trust to provide 210 social housing units, mostly in Dublin, in the next year
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Peter McVerry Trust to provide 210 social housing units, mostly in Dublin, in the next year

Nov 11th 2020, 6:00 AM 28,019 Views 32 Comments

70% will be one-bedroom units, the housing charity said.

Rent costs rise in four of Ireland's five major cities
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# Rent

Rent costs rise in four of Ireland's five major cities

Nov 9th 2020, 7:54 AM 45,216 Views 55 Comments

Rent prices in Cork, Galway, Limerick and Waterford cities have risen compared to last year.

'Chronic lack of supply' of affordable homes outside Dublin, warns homelessness charity
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# Simon Communities

'Chronic lack of supply' of affordable homes outside Dublin, warns homelessness charity

Nov 1st 2020, 6:13 PM 30,659 Views 50 Comments

The latest report from the Simon Communities reveals the lack of affordable housing across the country.

Over a quarter of counties have drawn down no funding for Traveller accommodation this year
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Over a quarter of counties have drawn down no funding for Traveller accommodation this year

Oct 27th 2020, 5:38 PM 35,116 Views 0 Comments

Less than half of funding allocated to Traveller accommodation has been drawn down this year to date.

Bill preventing evictions from taking place during Level 5 passes all Oireachtas stages
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Bill preventing evictions from taking place during Level 5 passes all Oireachtas stages

Oct 23rd 2020, 4:32 PM 16,191 Views 22 Comments

The Bill will now be sent to the President for early signature.

Temporary ban on evictions to be implemented during six-week Level 5 restrictions
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Temporary ban on evictions to be implemented during six-week Level 5 restrictions

Oct 19th 2020, 10:55 PM 23,213 Views 31 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin announced this evening that Ireland will move to Level 5 restrictions for six weeks.

Family who fled house in Dundalk after racist attacks fear becoming homeless
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Family who fled house in Dundalk after racist attacks fear becoming homeless

Oct 19th 2020, 12:05 AM 41,842 Views 0 Comments

Their son has not been in school since a violent incident outside the family home last month.

New cost rental scheme will mean tenants could pay 25% to 30% below market rents, says minister
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# Budget 2021

New cost rental scheme will mean tenants could pay 25% to 30% below market rents, says minister

Oct 14th 2020, 7:28 PM 32,177 Views 47 Comments

The cost rental scheme will deliver 400 homes.

Irish house prices rise again following slight decline during Covid-19 lockdown
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Irish house prices rise again following slight decline during Covid-19 lockdown

Oct 14th 2020, 12:52 PM 30,843 Views 50 Comments

The figures were revealed by the Central Statistics Office today.

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