Sunday March 29, 2020

Luxurious Luggala top of the pile in 2019

The gorgeous Wicklow lodge, owned by the Guinness family for more than eight decades, changed hands for €25 million earlier this year

29th December, 2019
The highest price paid for a home in Ireland in 2019 was for Luggala.

It is tempting to wonder what the Irish property market would have looked like in 2019 had Brexit not been a factor.

It was a year described by many agents at the top end of the market as “strange” – transactions occurred in higher numbers than last year, but they were unpredictable, and not as robust as they might have been.

While the fortunes of the upper end of the Irish property market were...

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