Category Archives: Property

€3.4m scheme for 21 new houses

THE contract has been signed for the construction of 21 new housing units in Tralee. The new homes will be developed on Killeen Road and they are being constructed under the Rebuilding Ireland Programme. Kerry County Council Chairman, Cllr John Sheahan, and Mayor of Tralee, Cllr Norma Foley, signed the official papers with Killarney-based contractor… Continue Reading

€3m museum plan remains on long finger

ALTHOUGH ambitious plans to develop a Kerry GAA museum remain on ice, plans are afoot to give Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney a significant facelift. Planning permission has been sought from Kerry County Council to reconstruct the existing spectator terrace and scoreboard at the western end of the stadium and to build shops and toilets underneath.… Continue Reading

New units to be located in Derreen, Ballydribeen

A TOTAL of 61 new social houses have been sanctioned for Killarney, it can be confirmed. can reveal that the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government has approved a proposal for the provision of 61 units at Derreen, Ballydribeen by the Cluid Housing Association. The units will be provided for Cluid in partnership… Continue Reading

€689 per month to rent a three-bed house

THE Government has been urged to introduce rent caps in Kerry following the publication of a rental price report revealing that a three-bedroom house in the county costs an average of €689 per month to rent. The report also suggests that the same house could be purchased, with a 3.5 per cent variable mortgage… Continue Reading