Reaction to Budget 2017

Residential Property The government has announced the introduction of a Help-to-Buy Scheme which is aimed at assisting first-time buyers of new homes in meeting the deposit requirements under the Central Bank’s macro-prudential rules. The scheme will benefit first-time buyers substantially. Based on a newly built apartment worth €280,000, a first-time buyer could potentially obtain 41% Read more about Reaction to Budget 2017[…]

URBAN HOUSE PRICES GLOBALLY RISE AT THEIR FASTEST RATE FOR TWO YEARS

The latest edition of Knight Frank’s Global Residential Cities Index, which examines mainstream residential prices on a city rather than on a country basis, has shown that price growth in Dublin’s residential property market weakened in Q2 2016. Prices in Dublin increased by 2.5% in the year to Q2 2016, down from 3.9% in the Read more about URBAN HOUSE PRICES GLOBALLY RISE AT THEIR FASTEST RATE FOR TWO YEARS[…]