The health of housing – Investors' Chronicle – Investors Chronicle

On the face of it, the UK’s housing market has become entirely dislocated from the reality of the economic situation the country finds itself in. In a year when gross domestic product suffered its largest contraction in more than 300 years, house prices accelerated to notch up the highest annual growth rate in over six

'Uplift in price inflation, as lockdown impedes supply of houses for sale' – Galway Advertiser

Sherry FitzGerald, Ireland’s largest estate agent, has reported that the current protracted period of lockdown has negatively impacted the stock of properties available for sale throughout the country, thereby placing upward pressure on prices during the opening quarter of the year. The average value of second-hand homes in Ireland increased by 1.5 per cent in

'Club' Med Jez floats at €1.8m, set between two beaches on Cork's new Millionaire's Row – Irish Examiner

Inching along up the price and value scale over the past two decades has been the Coast Road, between Fountainstown and Myrtleville in south Cork, just around the bend from the mouth of Cork harbour, and a spot where ocean watching is an all-consuming passion. High-class views. This high-up, sea-scanning spot, is now home to

Derelict Sites: Heritage buildings are key to reviving our cities – Irish Examiner

Dublin’s iconic Iveagh Markets in the Liberties are a bustling commercial hub once again after decades of lying closed and derelict. The Capital’s Royal City of Dublin Hospital thrives as a south inner-city social housing project. Families pass each other up and down the stone-stepped cascade stairway to the street from the once boarded up

House prices continue to rise but inflation rate slows – Irish Examiner

House prices have continued to grow over the past 12 months, with the national annual asking price now 4.2% higher than during the same period last year, a new report shows. However, the latest quarterly report by housing website has found the rate of price inflation is beginning to moderate, declining from the 6%

New Beginning secures over €200m for new housing fund – The Irish Times

Investment firm RoundShield Partners has received commitments of more than €200 million in a first close of a new Irish residential real estate fund with debt advisory group New Beginning. The fund is to invest in purpose-built and energy-efficient properties, RoundShield said. New Beginning, which is led by barrister and debt adviser Ross Maguire, first

Buy-to-let property figures take a fall – Fermanagh Herald

THE Fermanagh and Omagh area has bucked the trend evident elsewhere in Northern Ireland where there has been a 29% increase in the number of buy-to-let properties purchased in 2020 compared to the year previous.In Fermanagh and Omagh there has been a four percent decrease in the number of buy-to-let properties purchased this year.The figures

'I did feel guilty leaving during a pandemic … I did worry about what people would think' – Bray People

The dramatic increase in jobs that can be done remotely since the start of the pandemic has created a trend in so-called “digital nomads”, a term used to describe tech workers who relocate from expensive cities like Dublin, London or San Francisco to cheaper places, often with lifestyle benefits, to work remotely. yero, one of

Luxury Vacation Home Destination in Orlando Seals Partnership with Europe's Largest Privately Owned Real Estate Agency – PRNewswire

ORLANDO, Fla., April 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Award-winning The Grove Resort & Water Park near Walt Disney World is happy to announce it has partnered with Portugal-based Ideal Homes International, Europe’s largest privately owned real estate agency. The Grove, one of Florida’s newest vacation home destinations, is attracting international buyers looking to own US real estate

Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Notice of Termination of IRES Management Agreement – Canada NewsWire

TORONTO, March 31, 2021 /CNW/ – Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: CAR.UN) (“CAPREIT”) announced today that  IRES Fund Management Limited (the “Investment Manager”),  a wholly-owned subsidiary of CAPREIT, today provided twelve (12) months’ notice of termination of its management agreement (the “Management Agreement”) with Irish Residential Properties REIT plc (“IRES REIT”), which will