Housing was always going to be a top priority

Housing was always going to be a top priority
Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy at a press briefing on the budget. Pic: RollingNews.ie

Curiously, there was no mention of any extension to the Help to Buy scheme, which is set to expire at the end of next year and which has been instrumental in allowing about half of all new first-time buyers since January 2017 own their own home

Sometimes 'vanilla' is okay, particularly if you find yourself stuck where you don't want to be.

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue reading

Subscribe Login

Independent journalism every day

With digital access you can read The Business Post whenever, wherever, and however you want.

  • Unlimited access to all sections of The Business Post on desktop, tablet and mobile.
  • Breaking news, comment and analysis from the best Business Post writers seven days a week.
  • Live blogs of major news events
  • Videos and podcasts from some of the industry's most respected journalists such as Tom Lyons, Susan Mitchell and Ian Guider
  • Access to The Business Post's extensive archive‚Äč

Related Articles

More from The Business Post