Category: Greystones

Cheaper Sky Broadband

Sky have been offering  broadband and home phone lines in Ireland for several years now They are using a combination of BT and Eircom exchanges to provide the connections . Sky Unlimited broadband and free off peak calls to landlines is available for €45.  There is no need to get TV from Sky as well

Revenue House Valuation Tool

This is the link to the new Revenue online valuation guidance map which is supposed to help you value your house for the Property Tax https://lpt.revenue.ie/lpt-web/valuation-guide/index.htm The valuations given by Revenue are based on average values in electoral areas. Revenue estimate that based on training data – as little as 47% of properties will be

Best Places to Live in Ireland 2012

According to the Irish Times – these are the best places to live in Ireland 2012 . Best Village : ARDARA, CO DONEGAL – the judges noted that it “makes the best of what it has and it has a lot for a relatively small place – schools, good shops – and it’s hard to

Irish Times Best Place to Live in Ireland

The Irish Times are running a competition to find the Best Place to Live in Ireland. From early April until late May, the competition attracted just 563 entries from the public. The paper has narrowed it down to a list of 25 places which are in the running for the overall award. They include five

Unfinished Ghost Estates and the Household Charge

We are still waiting for the list of unfinished estates that will be exempt from the 2012 Household Charge. The total number of estates is expected to be less than 1300. The Irish Independent seems to think it will be less than 300 estates. It is important to note – that even if your house

Dublin Locations of Speed Cameras

Dublin City Speed Cameras Mobile speed cameras are being introduced in Dublin and nationwide to try and  reduce the incidence of fatal and serious injuries and improve road safety. An Garda Síochána, in conjunction with the National Roads Authority have identified secctions of road  where a significant proportion of accidents occurred due to speeding. These