# houses - Today’s News
Is it bad breath? Talking about their ex? We need to know.
# houses - Monday 9 December, 2013
Construction activity has now risen for three months in a row – but it’s still very low following the economic crash.
# houses - Friday 6 December, 2013
“I am a victim of lots of inaccurate publicity” Sean Dunne is quoted as saying in an email used as evidence in court.
# houses - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Although Dublin continues to outpace the rest of the county, today’s figures show that properties outside the capital are showing some early signs of turnaround.
# houses - Monday 18 November, 2013
None of the estates being considered by the government for demolition are currently occupied.
# houses - Friday 8 November, 2013
President Higgins: The empty concrete shells that dot our landscape were born from reckless speculation
Speaking at the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland he said the construction sector was leaving a ‘disturbing’ part of its history behind.
# houses - Monday 4 November, 2013
Anyone who goes through the mortgage arrears process but still ends up surrendering their home will be able to join the local authority housing waiting list. Good idea? Bad idea?
# houses - Tuesday 29 October, 2013
Residential property prices at a national level, increased by 3.6 per cent in September but Dublin accounted for practically the entire increase.
# houses - Monday 14 October, 2013
Sligo and Leitrim had the worst construction performance for 2013, according to the latest edition of the National Housing Construction Index.
# houses - Monday 7 October, 2013
Just 3,180 valued their property at over €1 million.
# houses - Sunday 6 October, 2013
The Nakagin Capsule Tower was seen as the future of architecture when it was first built in 1972, with each 300-square-foot capsule acting a self-contained apartment. See them here.
# houses - Thursday 26 September, 2013
Savills Ireland said mortgage buyers are struggling to compete with cash buyers.
# houses - Tuesday 20 August, 2013
WHY does it have to be so hard? WHYYYYY?
House prices across Ireland rose by 2.3 per cent over the last year with Dublin achieving growth levels of 8 per cent.
# houses - Monday 19 August, 2013
It’s bad news for students going back to college in the coming weeks with prices rising by up to 7 per cent compared to this time last year.
# houses - Saturday 10 August, 2013
The propeller-driven plane struck two small homes near Tweed New Haven Airport in Connecticut, USA. The victims have not yet been identified.
# houses - Friday 2 August, 2013
The Revenue Commissioners has sent letters to people who have not yet paid the charge to urge them to pay.
# houses - Tuesday 23 July, 2013
The banks are not looking at the long-term resolutions strategies for homeowners in debt; the only available strategies are limited to those that that suit bank recovery, writes Julie Sadlier.
# houses - Friday 31 May, 2013
The deadline has come and gone but did you register to pay the new tax?
# houses - Thursday 25 April, 2013
The average Irish home dropped in value by 0.5 per cent in March, with Dublin homes doing best and apartments faring worst.
# houses - Wednesday 10 April, 2013
Who doesn’t want to live in the Home Alone house?
# houses - Friday 5 April, 2013
The Government has no democratic mandate from the electorate for a property tax. In fact, they were elected on the very opposite of commitments, writes Kieran Allen.
# houses - Wednesday 27 March, 2013
The Dáil debated a Fianna Fáil-proposed private members’ motion on the mortgage arrears crisis tonight but it was easily defeated by the government’s majority.
# houses - Monday 25 March, 2013
# houses - Saturday 23 March, 2013
Most homeowners have submitted their returns electronically as over 714,000 letters have now been issued by the Revenue Commissioners.
# houses - Sunday 10 March, 2013
Are you a homeowner? This site will show you how much your property is worth so you can calculate how much property tax to pay.
# houses - Wednesday 6 March, 2013
The PSNI has closed parts of two roads due to an ongoing security operation on Lenadoon Avenue, they said this evening.
# houses - Monday 11 February, 2013
Rental rates in Dublin, Cork and Galway saw a second consecutive year of growth as a result of a shortage of accommodation in Ireland’s largest cities, the report reveals.
# houses - Monday 4 February, 2013
Here is the table to show you how many houses were built in your county last year.
# houses - Thursday 31 January, 2013
The new initiative is designed to help people struggling with their debt to stay in their homes.
There has been immense confusion over the valuation of homes for the property tax, which is why a site value tax would have been better, writes James Pike.
# houses - Saturday 26 January, 2013
Population of NYC is due to grow by 600,000 inhabitants by 2030 – and new ‘state-of-the-art’ but tiny apartments are deemed to be one way of easing the squash.
# houses - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
Take a trip down memory lane…
With housing prices possibly due to fall another 20 per cent, would you buy in the current market?
# houses - Tuesday 1 January, 2013
Even as they crumble, these ruined stately homes still portray decadence in photographs of Thomas Jorion.
# houses - Tuesday 25 December, 2012
‘Mike’ has no home to go to this Christmas. He describes what life is like on the streets – and how common death is.
# houses - Saturday 22 December, 2012
Property experts have said families and couples choosing to rent instead of buying has increased dramatically.
# houses - Thursday 29 November, 2012
Ireland’s problems with unfinished housing developments have improved but new figures from the National Housing Development Survey outline just how many vacant dwellings there are and where the problem is worst.
# houses - Wednesday 17 October, 2012
Around 60% of first time buyers believe banks aren’t lending according a new MyHome.ie survey.
# houses - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
Sinn Féin’s Dessie Ellis said the state allowed regulations which failed to stop contamination and failed to legislate to protect people.
# houses - Monday 1 October, 2012
The average asking price for a house in Ireland is now €167,000 – down by 54 per cent since the peak of the boom.