Prospect of a blockbuster year riding on stamp duty decision

Investment property sales could hit the €3.5 billion mark in 2018, but that figure could be blunted by announcements in Tuesday’s budget.

7th October, 2018
Prospect of a blockbuster year riding on stamp duty decision
Aerial view of Fairgreen Shopping Centre in Mullingar, Co Westmeath: on sale for €8.6 million

A key test of the performance of this year’s investment market will be the plethora of retail and residential properties that recently came for sale, as well as this Tuesday’s Budget 2019.

More than €200 million- worth of retail properties have come to the market since July, and more are expected in the coming weeks.

If they sell before the end of the year, then as much as €3.5 billion-worth of investment...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!


What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago