HOUSE prices nationally rose by 5.5pc – or €1,000 a month – during 2018, but the level of price increase in Dublin fell dramatically when compared with a year earlier.
In Dublin, prices rose by 2.9pc during 2018, compared to an increase of 11.7pc in 2017. The cooling of the Dublin market is being put down to an increased availability of new homes, and will offer some encouragement to potential purchasers after years of double-digit growth in the capital.
Thousands of electricians across the country are being urged to have their say on new Wiring Rules coming into force this year.
It is the first major revision to the guidelines in more than a decade and features key changes in areas like electrical installation, safety and energy efficiency.
The construction industry is expanding rapidly, with commercial building
leading the way, and although the pace of gains in house-building
slowed slightly from November it is at levels seen before the crash,
according to Ulster Bank’s Construction Purchasing Managers’ Index
Drysdale Ltd are delighted to be working with MDY Construction for Regency Group. The project has commenced construction for a scheme of 455 residential units with the first units to be released for sale in early 2016. The site is located just north of the newly constructed road which links the N2 and M3 national routes, which are two of the main strategic arterial routes connecting Dublin city to the north and west of the country.
Drysdale Ltd are delighted to be working with MDY Construction on yet another project. The Stars of Erin is a community GAA Club Building and pitches complete with offices, commercial kitchens multiple toilets, multiple changing rooms etc. & a conference hall and is due for completion in December 2015.
Construction trucks rumbled by as Crawford Hoying celebrated a ground-breaking for Bridge Park last week.
Preliminary site work at the Bridge Park sites in Historic Dublin and at the northeast corner of Riverside Drive and state Route 161 has been ongoing for months, setting a background of dirt mounds for the official ground-breaking for the $350 million mixed-use development.