The marathon housing crisis

The housing crisis is now five years old – and it is the single biggest threat to the economy with the exception of Brexit

15th August, 2019
The housing crisis is now five years old – and it is the single biggest threat to the economy with the exception of Brexit

First the good news on housing – house prices are not going up as fast as before. Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy was on hand to welcome the news from the Central Statistics Office:

https://twitter.com/MurphyEoghan/status/1161596774601150465?s=20

But the bad news for Murphy and everyone else is that the houses themselves are not going up fast enough.

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