Promoting Home Ownership
We may be able to help tenants or others in need of housing and with an income below a certain level, by proving loans to purchase their own home or to improve their current one.
Loans for First Time Buyers who cannot get sufficient finance from a bank or building society.
Information on House purchase and House Construction Loans available from the Council for first-time buyers.
Loans are currently available for the reconstruction, repair and improvement of houses to applicants who meet the required income limits.
Shared ownership is a scheme that facilitates access to full home ownership in two or more stages by persons who cannot afford full ownership.
This scheme enables a tenant of a local authority house to purchase the house outright or by way of shared ownership.
A scheme where the Council provides land on which new houses are built and sold at cost price, specifically for low-income buyers.
An allowance of up to €11,450 payable over 5 years to tenants/tenant purchasers of council housing or tenants of private houses.
It is a scheme that allows social housing applicants/tenants to purchase a new dwelling from the Council