The Help to Buy Scheme or First Time Buyers Grant is designed to assist first time buyers to get the deposit required to purchase a new home. The incentive provides for a refund of Income Tax and Deposit Interest Retention Tax (DIRT) paid over the previous four tax years to first time buyers.
The maximum relief is 5% of the purchase price up to a maximum of €20,000, and is available to first time buyers .
Leading Irish homebuilder Glenveagh Properties is to sponsor this year’s King of Greystones Charity Triathlon. The event, which comprises a 750m or 200m sea swim, a 20km cycle and a 5km run, is Ireland’s biggest charity triathlon. The event will take place in the scenic Wicklow town of Greystones on Sunday July 28th. All monies (…) Read More
Glenveagh Properties PLC (“Glenveagh” or the “Group”) a leading Irish homebuilder listed on Euronext Dublin and the London Stock Exchange today announces that the Group has exchanged contracts with Irish Residential Properties REIT PLC (“I●RES”) whereby Glenveagh has agreed to forward sell 118 housing units to I●RES. The transaction comprises two, three and four bed (…) Read More
Company announces €50m investment in two Kildare sites Leading Irish homebuilder Glenveagh Properties PLC, which is listed on the Dublin and London stock exchanges, has described 2018 as a year of significant growth. Glenveagh’s annual results show that revenues for 2018 rose sharply to €84.2m, based on sales of 275 units for €79m and land (…) Read More
Just don’t forget the spirit level. Image: Shutterstock/LightField Studios THE SAYING, ‘A ROOM without books is like a body without a soul’ will ring true for any book lovers. If you have a book collection you’re keen to show off, the shelving solutions are essential. Getting bookshelves right can change the look and feel of (…) Read More
Two interior designers give their tips on hanging your pics in a way that’s tasteful rather than tacky. Image: Shutterstock/Photographee.eu WHEN IT COMES to interior design challenges, wall decorations are some of the hardest to get right. It’s the perfect storm, really: a literal wall showcasing who you are and what you’re into. Throw in (…) Read More
About your home Where? In the countryside in Co Galway What type of house? A modern timber-frame, two-storey house How many bedrooms and bathrooms? Four bedrooms, a master ensuite, a main bathroom upstairs and a downstairs wet room When did you move in? In April 2018, we moved into the ground-floor level, but we are still working on the (…) Read More
Aisling Riordan’s Cork home is packed with vintage finds. EACH WEEK, WE ask an Irish person with a passion for interiors about a favourite spot in their home. This week, vintage and retro-lover Aisling Riordan (@vintagehillcork) chatted us through the space in her home which she loves the most: the gallery wall in her dining (…) Read More