Help to Buy Scheme for First Time Buyers

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Help to Buy Scheme for First Time Buyers

  First time buyers can claim a tax rebate equal to 5% of the value of the new house they are buying from January 2017. A New home is defined as “a new building which was not previously used, or suitable for use, as a dwelling.”  Second hand homes are not eligible. Some people are […]

Building Energy Ratings (BER) |

  A Building Energy Rating (BER) Certificate is an indication of the energy performance of a home. A BER certificate is accompanied by an Advisory Report which identifies how you might improve the energy performance of your home. BER is the calculated energy use for space and hot water heating, ventilation and lighting based on […]

Irish Rental Report Q3 2016 |

  The figures in this latest Rental Report make grim reading for most, including those renting and those in charge of Ireland’s housing system. The average rent nationwide rose by almost 4% in the third quarter, equalling the largest three-month increase seen in the second quarter of the year. Combined with other recent increases, […]