18 Aug 2022

House prices rise 8% in Leitrim -

House prices rise 8% in Leitrim -

House prices rose by an average of 4.3% during the first three months of 2017, the largest three-month increase in two years, according to the latest House Price Report by This means that the national average list price during the first three months of the year was €230,000, 9.4% higher than a year previously and over €65,000 higher than its lowest point.

In Leitrim, prices in the first three months of 2017 were 8% higher than a year previously, compared to a rise of 16% seen a year ago. The average house price in Leitrim is now €121,000, 41% above its lowest point.

The decline in the total number of properties for sale nationwide continues, with just 20,500 homes on the market in March, down from almost 24,000 a year ago. This figure is at its lowest since October 2006 and is down two-thirds (67.4%) from the October 2008 peak of almost 63,000.

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