Property Price Index Cooling Down Despite Latest Rise

Price index has now surpassed celtic tiger highs but growth is slowing.

The latest property price index has surpassed celtic tiger highs.

However price growth has slowed slightly, decreasing by just under one per cent according to the CSO.

Nationally, Residential properties rose by 13 per cent in the last year up until July - down just under one per cent compared to June.

In the midlands, the median price for a home in Tullamore was €245,000, in Athlone it was €215,000 and Portlaoise it was €214,000.

The lowest median price was €145,000 in Longford, while the highest was €610,000 in Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown.

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