Latest figures show signs of new housing shortage

Figures for new home ‘starts’ in Dublin and across the country show a significant drop on last year.

31st March, 2007

Figures for new home ‘starts’ in Dublin and across the country show a significant drop on last year.

Nationwide, there has been a 30 per cent reduction in the number of new homes being built in the first two months of this year, according to figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO). In Dublin alone there has been a drop of 56 per cent in new housing.

In its quarterly economic outlook last week, the...

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