Dublin investment market dominated by private rented sector in 2019 – The Irish Times

The private rented sector (PRS) took the market by storm in 2019, outpacing and outperforming all other sectors. It has grown from just 6 per cent of the Dublin market in 2016, 17 per cent in 2017, 31 per cent in 2018 to 55 per cent in the first nine months of 2019 and is

Kingdom Housing Association announce re-election of chair as 40th-anniversary celebrations continue – Scottish Business News

(LR) Linda Leslie, Freya Lees, Laurie Naumann KINGDOM Housing Association has announced the re-election of Freya Lees as Chair of the Association and the election of Linda Leslie and Laurie Naumann as Vice-Chairs as a year of celebrations for Kingdom’s 40th anniversary near a close. Freya has been a Board member with Kingdom since 2013,

To solve the housing crisis, Ireland needs to think beyond the three-bedroom house – Fora.ie

WITH RENTS AND HOUSE prices still climbing, Ireland’s housing crisis isn’t going away anytime soon. To find some answers, the country might need some new perspectives. “We believe that there is a tendency to assume that everybody’s ideal house is a three-bedroom semi (detached) with a front garden and back garden. Where actually preferences and

Mortgage affordability being kept under control – Scottish Business News

David Alexander, joint managing director of Apropos by DJ MORTGAGE lending is not in danger of running out of control as affordability is being kept under control according to a leading property management firm.  Apropos by DJ Alexander have analysed the statistics from UK finance and found that despite the value of new lending in the

Dublin’s private rented sector records sales of €1.35bn – The Irish Times

Dublin’s fast-growing private rented sector (PRS) continues to dominate the Irish property investment market, according to a new report from agent Hooke & MacDonald. For the second successive quarter, some 55 per cent of all investment transactions in the capital involved the purchase by institutional investors of both newly-built and existing apartment developments. To put

Springfield Properties signs major deal with private rental specialist – Scottish Business News

From left – Michelle Motion, Sandy Adam and Innes Smith Sigma, the private rented sector, residential development and urban regeneration specialist, has agreed terms for a major new Collaboration Agreement with Scottish house builder Springfield Properties plc. The Agreement targets the delivery of hundreds of new rental homes for Sigma, focusing on five cities in