Building near rail routes could fast-track affordable housing
If we want to solve the housing crisis, we as a nation need to say yes to development - even in our own backyard
Last week, South Dublin County Council voted to defer until October a ballot on proceeding with the Kilcarbery masterplan. The proposed development would see 975 homes, including 294 social housing units, built on 72 acres of council land at Kilcarbery in Clondalkin, Dublin 22.
Once again, local government is doing its bit to ensure delays in development and helping to keep house prices higher than they ought to be.
Councils always give various justifications for why they have had...
Subscribe from just 1€
Choose the subscription that is right for you
For the first month
€19.99 Monthly ThereafterSubscribe today
For the first year
€199.99 annually thereafterSubscribe today
For the first 90 days
€55.00 quarterly ThereafterSubscribe today
These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.
Terms & Conditions Apply