Property News

The way we buy and sell houses is about to change

All property title queries will be dealt with and resolved in advance of contract signing The Irish Times Wed, Nov 21, 2018, 10:00 Michael Walsh From January 1st, 2019, the buying and selling of houses and other real estate will move to a pre-contract investigation of title (PCIT) system. This will mean that all sellers, […]

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Sinking Funds In Apartments

The vast majority of apartment developments in Ireland have not set aside adequate funds for maintenance and refurbishment according to a new report by the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland. According to the study, three out of four property managers say less than 25% of apartment building have set aside adequate funding for such works. […]

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Looking to buy a home? Top tips to seal that big acquisition

Fiona Reddan The Irish Times Tue, Jul 24, 2018, From booking deposits to contracts – and what could and should be done before the sale It’s a time consuming business, buying a property. And if giving up your Saturday morning lie-in to traipse around house after house, only to be outbid time after time, isn’t […]

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SCSI/Teagasc Agri-Land Review and Outlook Report 2018

SCSI and Teagasc published their agri-land report for 2018 which contains land values across all provinces for various land /farm sizes including small, medium and large. The research is broken down to residential and non residential land. The survey of rural agents also provides information and results on the take up of leasing land and […]

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Guidance for Sellers of Property – Presale Checklist

Significant delays with the conveyancing process can lead to frustration among buyers and sellers. In many cases, the delays are avoidable. Early intervention is key to improving the efficiency of the sales process. Our Pre-Sale Checklist is a useful guide for sellers of property, so that they can make the necessary enquires, pre-sale. The Checklist […]

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