Daniel McConnell: Happy to be homeowners though we are part of negative equity generation
Daniel McConnell's leap onto the property ladder was fraught with dilemmas like when and where to buy as prices continued to fall
About 18 months ago, I was standing in the middle of a massive media scrum on the plinth in Leinster House as Enda Kenny addressed us, moments after he defeated Richard Bruton for the leadership of Fine Gael.
My phone rang.
"The offer has been accepted, the house is yours," I was told.