Louth County Council could pay €362k for two-bed social housing units

Developer plans to charge council nearly €9 million for 28 apartments designated for social housing

18th March, 2021
Louth County Council could pay €362k for two-bed social housing units
The planned development is located next to the Scotch Hall shopping centre in Drogheda

Louth County Council could pay €362,000 each for two-bed social housing units at a new apartment complex in Drogheda.

Hallscotch Venture Ltd has applied to An Bord Pleanála for planning permission for a 275-unit complex adjacent to Scotch Hall shopping centre.

As part of the plans for the development – which will reach 12 storeys at its highest point – Hallscotch is obliged to allocate 10 per cent of the units for social...

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