Year in review: Strong house price inflation seen this year set to continue

House prices are rising sharply nationwide as rents increase, interest rates stay low and builders struggle to keep up with demand

First-time buyers will soon have access to the Shared Equity Scheme to buy new homes in schemes such as Kilcabery Grange, a new scheme of 1,034 houses and apartments DNG is currently selling in west Dublin. It is the first Public Private Partnership under Rebuilding Ireland in conjunction with South Dublin County Council being built by Adwood

House prices in Dublin have risen by 9 per cent in the year to September according to the DNG House Price Gauge and we are likely to see a total increase of 10 per cent for the year as a whole, which is in sharp contrast to the 1.2 per cent increase seen in 2020.

It has certainly not all been about Dublin this year as the highest rates of house price inflation has been ...