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.
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.
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
Keepingyourhome.ie is provided by the Citizens Information Board and the Money Advice and Budgeting Service (MABS).
Under the national mortgage-to-rent scheme, people who are having trouble paying their mortgages can switch from owning their home to renting their home as social tenants