'Given Ireland's housing market, millennials may actually want to avoid those smashed avocados'

With low housing supplies, skyrocketing rents, low starter wages and tough lending rules, would-be first time buyers can’t afford to be wasteful

20th May, 2017

The chatter this week among property heads was all about avocado-toast munching millennials. It followed on from an interview with 35-year old developer Tim Gurner on Australia’s version of 60 Minutes during which he told his peers to tighten up their purse strings if they wanted to get on the property ladder.

"When I was trying to buy my first home I wasn't buying smashed avocados for 19 bucks and four coffees at $4...

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