Land Development Agency launches affordable homes scheme in Dublin

The units in Hollystown in Dublin 15 are being delivered through the agency’s Project Tosaigh initiative

Architect Dermot Bannon and Minister for Housing Darragh O’Brien at the Land Development Agency’s launch of 57 newly built homes in Hollystown, Dublin 15. Homes at the Wilkinsons Brook scheme cost from €320,000 for two-bedroom units and are eligible for Government supports and equity contributions. Picture: Mark Stedman

The Land Development Agency (LDA) has launched 57 new A-rated homes in Hollystown in Dublin 15. The homes are part of the Wilkinsons Brook development and are being delivered through the agency’s Project Tosaigh initiative.

The houses are being made available through the Local Authority Affordable Purchase Scheme, which enables eligible first-time buyers to bridge the gap between the price of the house and the amount of personal funds and mortgage available to them.

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