Government Publishes the Sustainable Residential Development and Compact Settlements Guidelines for Planning Authorities

The Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage published the Sustainable Residential Development & Compact Settlements Guidelines for Planning Authorities on 15th January. This follows two public consultations during 2023.

IHBA - 18 Jan 2024
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SCSI Publishes the ‘Real Cost of New Housing Delivery’ Report 2023.

On 7th December, the SCSI published their report into ‘The Real Cost of New Housing Delivery 2023’, which analysed the cost of delivering a typical 3-bedroom house across 80 sites

IHBA - 08 Dec 2023
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CSO Publishes Q3 2023 Planning Permission Statistics

The CSO have published the latest planning permission approvals for Q3 2023. They show an annual increase of 43% in the total number of dwelling units approved compared to the

IHBA - 08 Dec 2023
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The Construction Industry Federation and Irish Home Builders’ Association Welcome New Planning and Development Bill

The Construction Industry Federation and Irish Home Builders’ Association have welcomed the new Planning and Development Bill. Conor O’Connell, Director of Housing and Planning with the Construction Industry Federation and

IHBA - 22 Nov 2023
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Residential Property Price Index for September 2023 published by the CSO

The Central Statistics Office (CSO) have published the latest Residential Property Price Index (RPPI) for September 2023. The Index has increased by 1.4% in the 12 months to September 2023,

IHBA - 16 Nov 2023
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Housing Supply Coordination Task Force (Dublin) Q1 2023 Results

The Dublin Housing Taskforce returns for Q1 2023 have recently been published. Overall, they indicate that there has been an overall increase in the cumulative number of units permitted planning

IHBA - 15 Aug 2023
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CSO Publishes Latest Planning Permission Statistics

The CSO has published the most recent planning permission statistics for Quarter 1 2023. There has been an increase of 37.8% in the number of dwelling units approved in the

CIF News - 14 Jun 2023
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Construction Industry Federation Opening Statement, Oireachtas Committee on Housing, 13th June 2023

The Construction Industry Federation and member body, Irish Home Builders Association, presented at today’s Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage on  infrastructural provision and residential developments. The delegation

CIF News - 13 Jun 2023
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Irish Home Builders Association, presents this morning to the Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Local Govt & Heritage

Construction Industry Federation’s member body, Irish Home Builders Association, will present this morning to the Oireachtas Committee on Housing, Local Government and Heritage, as part of the pre-legislative scrutiny of the

CIF News - 02 Jun 2023
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CSO Statistics – Residential Property Price Index Tracker

The CSO has published the Residential Property Price Index for March 2023, with the latest figures highlighting an increase of 3.9% over the last twelve months. Meanwhile, the monthly percentage

CIF News - 26 May 2023
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