Sales in Dublin for the first half of the year were up by 42.8% – from 5,067 to 7,237

Property transactions for the first half of the year in the Republic are up by more than a third on the same period in 2014. However, it is less certa(...)

House prices in Dublin are now 10.4 per cent higher than at the same time last year, and 6.1 per cent nationally. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

House prices rose by 2.3 per cent in Dublin and by 1.7 per cent nationally over the last three months, according to the latest property survey. The M(...)

The latest house price data from Myhome.ie indicates price growth in the sector is slowing as against beginning to decline, according to economist Con(...)

With around a third of all buyers last year located in Dublin, about half of them were first-time buyers.

A total of 42,860 properties were sold in the State last year, a rise of 43.6 per cent from the 29,833 sales recorded in 2013, according to an anal(...)

Nearly half of homes sold in 2014 were cash transactions, according to property website MyHome.ie. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

More than 20,000 houses, accounting for nearly half of homes sold last year, were cash transactions, according to property website MyHome.ie. Angela K(...)

The Central Bank has admitted the figures it used to set a price limit of €220,000 on 90 per cent mortgages for first-time buyers do not reflect current property prices in Dublin

The Central Bank has admitted the figures it used to set a price limit of €220,000 on 90 per cent mortgages for first-time buyers do not reflect curre(...)

Looking ahead: The obvious release valve on price pressure will be the construction of new homes in desirable areas in 2015

The new year brings with it fresh speculation as to how the property market will perform in 2015. But if anything was learned last year, it’s that (...)

  Last year was the best year for house price growth in seven years, according to the latest house price survey from MyHome.ie.  Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Last year saw the sharpest rates of house price growth in seven years and 2015 will see further price increases, although at more modest levels, accor(...)

The year opened with the news that the Dublin property market had turned a corner. Photograph: Aidan Crawley/Bloomberg

The Dublin housing market had a Bobby-Ewing-stepping-out-of-the-shower moment in 2014. That house-price crash, those fire-sale auctions, that negative(...)

Illustration: Jacquie Boyd/Ikon/Getty

This week the Central Bank of Ireland made what was, arguably, a long-overdue intervention in the property market. It proposed that banks be forbid(...)