Postal system to get a national overhaul

The new move could throw property prices in well-heeled areas of Dublin into turmoil, writes Michelle Devane

8th January, 2011

Dublin 4 and Dublin 6’s status as the most sought after postal districts in the capital may be jeopardised later this year, with the introduction of postcodes nationwide.

It may not be welcomed by some homeowners in these upmarket areas, but it is being seen as a boon by estate agents and businesses alike.

The government agreed the tender process before Christmas for the project to begin, and the new codes are expected to be...

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