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Putting a number on future housing developments

A study undertaken by the Business Post of current new home construction figures estimates that up to 21,776 homes will be delivered over the next three years

Ballymore’s Seamount Rise development in Malahide: ‘The viability of some of our projects continues to be impacted by construction cost increases’

There has been much concern about a fall in Irish housing supply recently and a realisation that, once again, housing completions will fail to meet the government’s target of 33,000 new homes each year.

The Business Post has undertaken a study of current new home construction figures with ten of the country’s largest developers and asked them for an update on their new homes pipeline.

Some developers raised concerns that rising construction costs (up 21 ...