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Moving to Ireland

  • Solar heating and hot water systems-planing permition ? in Moving to Ireland

    I recently enquired about a property which had an outbuilding fairly close to it, my thoughts turned to fitting solar heated water panels on its roof and connecting these up to the hot water tank in the house, also the pros...

  • buying process advice for NJ residents in Moving to Ireland

    My husband & I would like to buy a house in West Clare and would appreciate any guidance since we live in NJ. We are not familiar with the buying process in Ireland. We are looking to obtain a mortgage in Ireland, need to find a ...

  • PPS number and house purchase in Moving to Ireland

    My cash offer on a house in Mayo was accepted on April 5th, with a completion date of May28th, as the vendors, Americans, wanted to return asap to the US for family reasons. This suited us as we presently live overseas. For...

  • County Kerry for a young family from England? in Moving to Ireland

    Hello, my husband and I are 32 years old an have a 1 year old baby. Tired of the rat race in England we would like to consider a more relaxed pace ith more amily me, fresh air etc. is Kerry a nice place to live? Husband is a mechanic...

  • House sales data - is it available to the public in Ireland? in Moving to Ireland

    Hi. I would be grateful if someone could point me to where I can look to find historical data relating to the transaction price for properties sold, so that I can get a better idea of the perceived value of houses in the area...

  • Co Limerick in Moving to Ireland

    Hi My husband & I are looking to move from the UK to Ireland to have a more \"chilled\" life. We have found a couple of properties in County Limerick that we like, that need work done to them. Can anybody give us any heads up a...

  • Questions for outsiders looking to buy a vacation home. in Moving to Ireland

    My wife and I are looking to buy a fixer-upper cottage (or not so fixer-upper) that we can visit and rent to vacationers. How hard is it to obtain building permits on properties needing renovation? Is it realistic to expect...

  • Moving to Ireland, looking to rent in Cork with a cat! in Moving to Ireland

    I am a US student graduating college this fall and moving to Ireland in December. I only want to sign a six-month lease to start because, well, I've never been out of the country before and I am not sure how I will feel being so ...

  • I found an honest Estate Agent! in Moving to Ireland

    Wow, I found a great Estate agent in Co. Clare. Even the descriptions on his website are straight forward. I got emailed a response straight away too about a query re a house! With all the BAD experiences I have had I w...

  • What are the real selling prices of houses ? in Moving to Ireland

    Hi we are currently looking at houses in offaly detached 4 bed . When will the actual prices of what houses have sold for be published . Auctioneerrs still trying to keep prices up. cheers.

  • Returning Exile! in Moving to Ireland

    Hi All, I'm an Irish citizen who has being living abroad for the last 10 yrs. I'm planning to return home some time next year, but am looking to buy a place in Ireland this year. I'm lucky enough to have saved a few bob so will not...

  • is the market still sliding ??? in Moving to Ireland

    after placing an offer for a house listed in nama, 30 k less than asking price, the estate agent refuses to submit my offer. the house has been on the market almost 6 years in an estate of about 20 houses with only 2 occupied ...

  • Swop in Moving to Ireland

    We have a really nice well looked after two storey house in Roscommon, it is detatched, fully furnished and has a small field to it, we are looking to swop it for a house in the North is this possible and has anyone else on here ...

  • Can I afford it? in Moving to Ireland

    I would like to move back to Ireland (West Cork preferably). I receive a disablement allowance of about Euros 1350/mth from the German authorities. If I am able to rent a place for about Euros 400 - 500, would I have enough o...

  • How long a resident before buying in Ireland? in Moving to Ireland

    Hi List, My husband & I are moving to Ireland to retire he is a Cork man born & bred. We have been told by an Agent in kildare that he has to be a residnet living in Ireland for at least six months before we can buy a house?...

  • Moving to Ireland - can I bring my garden plants? in Moving to Ireland

    I live in the UK and planning to take early retirement. Want to move to Cork countryside and re-create garden I have in UK. Maybe set up a small nursery at the property to sell unwanted plants that I propogate and to keep me am...

  • Moving from the UK, any help appreciated!! :) please. in Moving to Ireland

    Hi, I am moving from London to Ireland, specifically Cork, as most of my family is in West Cork. I have found some lovely properties for reasonable rent (much less than renting in the UK). I am trying to work out mon...

  • Moving into a council house in Moving to Ireland

    HI after 9 years of private renting, i have been offered a house by the council, been living in furnished places so i haven't built up a collection of my own stuff, in fact i have nothing that really belongs to me, i was wonder...

  • Move to Ireland from UK, starting a business, Home Educating and special needs in Moving to Ireland

    Hi Everyone I was wondering if you were able to give me some advice. As a 3 generation family all female we are planning to move over to Ireland to a large property with an annex or a separate cottage with land. We are...

  • The Good Life in Ireland? in Moving to Ireland

    hi, We are a young family looking to move from London to Ireland. My work is based in the Quays in Dublin. We are looking for a non-denominational primary school and a rural location to live in. We've done city life and l...

  • short term flatshares available in dublin (for around three months in order to start searching once in Moving to Ireland

    hi! :-) im relocating to ireland from germany for a job in dublin and i just saw that the majority of flats have a minimum lease of 1 year!! the thing is, it will be way easier for me to look around studios, bedsits or a ...

  • Moving to Dublin (Need some advice) in Moving to Ireland

    Hello Daftiens , I am an indian , living in US currently and would be moving to Dublin in a month or so. My office is located in One kilmainham square , inchicore. Can you suggest me some places to live around my workplace?...

  • Buying in Ireland in Moving to Ireland

    Hi, I\\\'m hoping someone can help with the following query: My husband and I are thinking of buying a house in Ireland. We have looked at some properties in the Co Wexford area where there seems to be a number of \\\'bargai...

  • looking for special need school in clonsilla in Moving to Ireland

    Hi everyone, Please i need an advice. Am a mother of four an my 5 yrs old has severe speech delay. We are planning to move to clonsilla to find a school that he can bebefit from. We currently live in lucan an there is no special n...

  • Buying Irish property from Australia in Moving to Ireland

    I moved to Australia. I now wish to buy a property back in Ireland, using 30% of my own proceeds together with an Mortgage from one of the irsh bank. I have made enquiries to one bank. I am told that the Australia gov. prevent p...