Month: January 2011

Section 23: Reprieve for investors but what about homeowners?

Section 23: Reprieve for investors but what about homeowners?

IPOA members and thousands of other investors breathed a sigh of relief during the week on hearing the news that proposals to phase out Section 23 of the finance bill have been put on hold until at least 2012. In December’s Budget, Minister for Finance…

CBRE Outlook 2011

  Improvement in transaction volumes expected in the commercial property market in 2011 18th January 2011 | The Dublin office of CB Richard Ellis Group (“CBRE”), the international commercial real estate firm, today launched their long-established annual commercial property outlook report.  Within the Outlook 2011…
Insurance for Self-building

Insurance for Self-building

In my ten years of experience designing and self building projects, the first thing I do before turning a sod is make sure I have adequate insurance policies and cover in place. Most self-builders prefer to work in ignorance assuming there home insurance covers their…

MyHome.ie Property Barometer Q4 2010

  Rate of decline in asking prices eases in Q4 to 3.2% The average asking price nationally is now €271K and €314K in Dublin. Overall asking prices fell by 13% during 2010 bringing property prices back to 2002 levels Property Barometer Q4 2010 (Spread Version)…