The number of new home builds decreased in 2013 by approximately 35% from the number in 2012. In 2012 over 12,500 new builds were constructed and last year the number fell to around 7,950. Dublin showed a 47% increase in new builds from last year while Cork had the most new buildings. Of the 7,950 buildings that were constructed last year, 85% related to residential properties and 12% commercial structures.
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Your local pub may have had a thriving Christmas, but will be probably bearing the brunt of the New Years Resolutions with many opting for a ‘dry’ January, cutting down the calories, saving for a new car or spending more time in the gym.
Irish pubs have been pinched by the crisis for a few years now and January is often a difficult month for landlords as they make plans for the year ahead. Some owners of rural pubs have had to resort to offering free taxi lifts home from their establishment, in order to encourage custom.
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Residents along the west coast of Ireland are now just starting to recovered from some of the worse storms seen in recent times. Galway County council said that the storms caused unprecedented damage to roads, paths and property and will take millions to repair. Areas worst hit include Co Cork, Cape Clear, Sherkin islands and many other beaches remain inaccessible. Met Eireann say the worst is now over and the European Commission said they will help provide funding for the rebuild in the coming months.
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Worrying news for car and homeowners as they could face paying more for their motor and home insurance after one of the largest players in the Irish insurance market had to get yet another bailout from its British parent. This financial turmoil at RSA Insurance Ireland is now estimated to cost families around €100 in higher premiums according to experts as they will be forced to increase premiums to avoid any further bailouts and stay alive.
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The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has been announced as the 2014 Continental Irish van of the year winner by the Irish Motoring Writers’ Association (IMWA). The award criteria was based on driving quality, comfort, safety, reliability, versatility and value for money. The jury said that the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter raises the bar in terms of comfort, quality and economy and it is no surprise that it came out on top. The newest Sprinter was launched in September of this year and boasts a full range of the latest driver assists and Eco friendly engines that helps keep cost to a minimum. Prices start from approximately €23,750 and vary depending on van and engine size.
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More good news for landlords as banks continue to offer mortgages aimed at improving the rental market. Rents have been rising in Dublin over the last number of months but there is now concerns over a lack of residential properties for tenants. The Permanent TSB launched new loans for buy to let investors. The Finance Minister Michael Noonan said that the Irish economy was being repaired piece by piece and was happy to hear the new loan offers in efforts to stabilise the apartment rents sector.
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New car sales in November down by 20% on this time last year as confirmed by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry. Whilst sales are down, Volkswagen remained top of the charts in terms of sales, closely followed by Toyota and Ford. Despite a slow down in car sales, van sales have been on the rise and truck sales have jumped by around 120% in November and are up 25% for the year.
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