A ‘soft landing’ again predicted: House prices to rise rapidly through 2019 before easing – S&P

House prices in this country are to keep rising rapidly this year and next, according to the latest report from international ratings Standards and Poor’s. This is in contrast to a string of other reports that indicate price rises are slowing down as buyers come up against Central Bank lending limits, which are restricting what […]

Dublin homes over-valued by 25pc as report warns global boom is ending

Property prices in Dublin are over-valued when compared with the incomes of people in the capital city, according to international research. It has been calculated property in Dublin is 25pc over-valued when set against incomes. The research conducted by ‘The Economist’ magazine also found that price growth in Ireland’s capital has out-paced growth in 22 […]