Thousands of council flats to be razed in radical new Dublin housing plan

Dublin City Council is also open to using public/private partnerships to attract developers

16th July, 2017
The start of the demolition on a Dublin City Council complex of more than 200 flats on Charlemont Street back in 2014 Pic: RollingNews.ie

A radical multibillion-euro plan to regenerate Dublin’s housing stock could see thousands of council homes demolished, The Sunday Business Post has learned.

Dublin City Council is also open to using public/private partnerships to lure developers into the scheme, who would build bundles of up to 1,000 homes at a time.

If the plan proceeds, it would be the most ambitious urban regeneration strategy witnessed in the capital in decades.

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Analysis: Draft legislation brings individual accountability for financial sector misconduct a step closer

Analysis: The gap between winners and losers in retail is stark

Vincent Boland: Tycoon space race is boldly going where many have gone before

Matt Cooper: O’Malley was a giant who did the state some service