Thursday 21 September 2017

Housing glut just needs Government to think outside the box

A ghost estate in Co Leitrim.
A ghost estate in Co Leitrim.

I'm tired listening to the constant chatter, in the media, about the housing shortages in Ireland.

Here in Co Leitrim we have an absolute glut of suitable housing.

This arose during the Celtic Tiger era, when speculators from all over Ireland raced each other to get planning permissions in Co Leitrim as part of the North Shannon incentive scheme.

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