recession

Recovery of Dublin market is "fragile and localised"

Recovery of Dublin market is "fragile and localised"

A new report has found that the highly-publicised recovery in the Dublin residential property market is “fragile and localised” with less than a quarter of areas in the capital leading the revival. What will surprise many within the industry, though, is which areas have shown…
Waste levels fall by 20% in Ireland

Waste levels fall by 20% in Ireland

The amount of solid waste produced in Ireland has dropped by almost 20% in the past six years, according to a new report by the Environmental Protection Agency. The level of household waste produced in Ireland has also fallen below the European Union average. At…
Household incomes stabilise

Household incomes stabilise

Household incomes stabilised last year after two successive years of significant changes, according to data published yesterday by the Central Statistics Office. According to preliminary figures, the total gross income of all households in the State combined stood at €89.8 billion in 2011, an increase…