Thursday 24 August 2017

Comment: Honohan to put brakes on house market

Charlie Weston

Charlie Weston

WE want the property market to recover from one of the worst crashes in the world, but galloping house prices are the last thing we need.

Prices have already jumped by 14pc in Dublin in the last year, despite falling back in February and again in March.

The year-on-year rise in Dublin prices was the 15th consecutive monthly rise.

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