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Rents up 9% in year to May

The cost of renting a home rose more than 20 times faster than the average level of inflation over the last year, according to new figures from the Central Statistics Office. The data show that private rents were 9 per cent higher in May than a year earlier, while average prices across the economy as a [...]

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Property prices rise by 1.4% in April

Residential property prices rose by 1.4% in the month of April, according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO). This compares with a decrease of  0.7% recorded in March and an increase of 0.8% recorded in April of last year. In the year to April, residential property prices at a national level, increased by 8.5%.  [...]

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Increase reported in number of people holiday at home in Ireland

More Irish people holidayed at home last year, resulting in half a million extra nights’ accommodation being booked at hotels, B&Bs and guest houses. The CSO household travel statistics for 2013 show Irish residents took 7.1 million domestic trips including holidays, business and other journeys within Ireland. That resulted in 20.6 million “bed nights” being [...]

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Property prices rise nationally but fall in Dublin, according to CSO

Residential property prices rose by 0.1% in the month of February, according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO). This compares with a decrease of 0.7% recorded in January and a decrease of 1.5% recorded in February of last year. In the year to February, residential property prices at a national level, [...]

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Construction output up 11.5% year on year in fourth quarter

New figures from the Central Statistics Office show that the volume of output in building and construction increased by 11.5% in the fourth quarter of 2013 compared to the same time in 2012. The CSO said this reflects year-on-year increases of 34.8% and 14.1% in non-residential and residential building work respectively. But civil engineering decreased [...]

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Property prices continue to rise across the board in October

Residential property prices grew by 1.8% in the month of October, according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO). The same increase was recorded in the previous month and a decrease of 0.6% was recorded in October of last year. In the year to October, residential property prices at a national level, [...]

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Property prices up 1.8% in September, according to CSO

Residential property prices grew by 1.8% in the month of September, according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO). This compares with an increase of 0.9% recorded in August.  Prices grew by 0.9% in September of last year. In the year to September, residential property prices at a national level, increased by [...]

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Planning permission for new homes up 37%

In the second quarter of 2013, planning permissions were granted for 1,926 dwelling units, compared with 1,406 units for the same period in 2012, an increase of 37%.   The second quarter figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) also show that:   Planning Permissions were granted for 1,496 houses in the second quarter of 2013 [...]

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Property prices continue to rise, according to CSO

Residential property prices grew by 1.2% in the month of July, according to the latest figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO). This was the same as the increase recorded in the previous month and compares with an increase of 0.2% in July of last year. In the year to July, residential property prices at a national [...]

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Households reduce spending due to downturn

82% of households reduced their spending as a result of the economic downturn, while over 40% of households said they had experienced difficulties in keeping up with their bills. The figures are contained in a module on the effect of the economic downturn on households in the Central Statistics Office’s quarterly national household survey for [...]

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