REAL-ESTATE CONCENTRATION IN THE IRISH BANKING SYSTEM

A recent report states the Central Bank of Ireland has today published a financial stability note which examines real-estate exposures of the Irish banking system in a historic and European context. A review of the international evidence on the risks associated with real-estate lending is also provided. The report shows that since the financial crisis, […]

Apartments on the rise as house-building slows

In today’s property news it states the number of apartments built here increased 64pc in the first three months of the year, driven by investment from so-called ‘cuckoo funds’. At the same time there has been a slow-down in the pace of new house-building, which has clocked up the slowest increase since 2013. The number […]