Thinking about cohabiting?

Are you thinking about buying a property with your partner? Cohabiting is the next step in a long term relationship. We all know buying a property can both be a happy and stressful time for you and your partner. There are a few practical steps that you should take to ensure the move in together …

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Landlords and Home Improvements

Since June 2019 there are many new provisions provided for under the Residential Tenancy Act regarding Landlords and Home improvements as well as other pressing issues. Among the new provisions signed into law relate to rent controls and designation of additional areas as rent pressure zones (RPZ) designations. The general rule is that rents for …

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Bank of Ireland Property Evening

MW Keller & Son Solicitor Ian Cunningham will speak at the Bank of Ireland property evening on Thursday 27th June 2019. The event is being held in the Ardkeen branch of Bank of Ireland and will provide lots of free, expert information to anyone considering purchasing, renovating or building a property. As well as Ian, …

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Thomas Norris to Speak at The BOI Buying a Home Event with Dermot Bannon

Whether you’re a property professional, thinking of buying a home or considering a fixer-upper, this event will provide a rare opportunity to hear insights from industry experts including celebrity Architect, Dermot Bannon. Thomas Norris will join a distinguished panel of speakers and will be talking about the legal process of obtaining and drawing down a mortgage. …

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The Consequences of Letting your Property when you have Emigrated

In the past number of years an increasing number of homeowners have left the country and many have opted to let their home whilst abroad. The homeowner may have appointed a Letting Agent to manage the property and thought that this would be sufficient to deal with all matters affecting the property, but this may …

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Steps for Purchasing Property at Auction

Before the Auction Consult your solicitor. Your solicitor will contact the Seller’s Solicitor and they will examine the legal documentation relevant to the property that you are purchasing. This is a crucial stage in the purchasing process as it will allow your solicitor to uncover any potential issues with the title of the property and …

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New Rules For Parents Gifting Property To Their Children

Since Christmas the rules governing the tax payable when parents gift property to their children have become more stringent. The Dwelling House Exemption” has had its application reduced significantly. Revenue has lauded the move estimating that it has lost up to 18.76 million euro in the years 2011-2015 resulting from the broad scope of the …

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Stamp Duty Refund for Redevelopment

Since the 11th October 2017, the stamp duty rate for non-residential property increased from 2% to 6%. A scheme introduced by Revenue allows the potential for a refund of a portion of stamp duty paid where the rate of 6% was charged. The refund amount will be for the difference of the previous rate at …

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