Sunday Property Roundup June 16th 2024

Weekly Irish property market news and insights – for the industry, by the industry




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Below are the local and international stories that might be of particular interest


  • 40% of mortgaged first time buyers in counties Kildare, Meath and Wicklow are from Dublin (Dublin addresses on mortgage applications); what is driving this and how is it impacting local markets? Listen back to Property District’s Carol Tallon on Breakfast Briefing, Newstalk – June 14th, 2024 – 6:00 AM-6:30 AM

























  • iProperty Radio is proud media partner to the inaugural Women in Construction Awards, which takes place later this month on June 20th, 2024 in the Crowne Plaza Santry 🎉 This is already on track to be one of the largest and best attended construction events of the year as we celebrate diverse talent across all building and design sectors. And the good news is – this awards ceremony is an open and inclusive event, meaning it is not just for finalists: Further details at  or get in touch with the team directly on  We’re excited to see you there!


If you missed last week’s round-up, you can catch up here:  As always, you might let me know if I have missed out on any relevant property news by emailing



Open public consultations and community engagement

New European Bauhaus in practice



  • First steps taken for Kanturk regeneration plan: The new plan will be developed by Cork County Council in consultation with residents and business owners in the town, as well as with the wider community who visit the town regularly.







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Breaking Ground is sponsored by PLACEengage – Your Virtual Town Hall, a data-driven platform for more successful public consultation and community engagement for your next development project
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  • Can ‘staging’ your home prior to sale attract higher bids and help it sell more quickly? Carol Tallon chats about this and other property trends on The Business, RTE Radio 1: Listen back:

























PODCAST: The Property Roundup on

*Achieving financial freedom when buying a home*

This week on #PropertyRoundup on iProperty, we are joined by Money Mindset Coach, Kel Galavan AKA Mrs Smart Money. Following on from her keynote at the Irish Rural Home Summit, Kel talks about negotiating Irish mortgage interest rates, why she, a certified financial planner, chooses to work as a money mindset coach, and alternative routes to buying a home. For more information 👉🏻

Property Roundup is sponsored by, Ireland’s most visited property website
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  • Proptech Ireland: Ireland’s CONSTRUCTION and REAL ESTATE ESG technologies resource hub. Confused about how and where to start on your ESG journey? Contact us 👉













PODCAST: The Proptech Hot Seat on

*Fractional Real Estate: How to get started*

In the Proptech Hot Seat on iProperty Radio this week is Duncan Kreeger, CEO and Founder of TAB. Duncan joins us to discuss how to get started with fractional real estate investment, the biggest challenges facing property buyers today and self managed portfolios.


Listen back to the full interview to hear Duncans top tips for those getting started in the real estate industry.

Proptech Hot seat is sponsored by Proptech Ireland, the hub for innovators, investors and industry leaders


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