Country life continues to appeal despite pandemic

There has been a spike in demand for rural properties during 2020, not only from Irish urban dwellers but also from international buyers

13th December, 2020
Country life continues to appeal despite pandemic
Magheramorne Estate in Larne, Co Antrim was sold by Savills back in March. The 2,835 square-metre house is set on 40 acres

When Ireland entered lockdown in March of this year, very few were predicting that 2020 would prove to be a vintage year in the market for country houses.

However, nine months later, our dedicated team of agents specialising in the sale of country houses has achieved a number of key milestones, when looking back over the last decade, including the number of buyers registered, viewings carried out and houses sold.

Most notably, since the travel restrictions...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

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

Organisations join forces for conference on climate action and sustainability

Hugh Wallace: We must all be champions of Ireland’s great rural revival

Pandemic accelerates dramatic changes in house-buying trends