Westport was the town in county Mayo with the highest house prices last year, while house prices in Ballyhaunis were the lowest in the county, according to the latest GeoView Residential Buildings Report, published by GeoDirectory and EY
198,000 euro was the average house price in Westport in 2019,compared to 94,000 euro in Ballyhaunis.
435 residential addresses in Mayo were added to the GeoDirectory database in 2019.
Dublin accounted for almost a third of all new address points in 2019.
At the other end of the scale Leitrim had just 67, Roscommon added 176 and Sligo 180 -recording the lowest number of new residential addresses.
The average price of a house in Mayo last year was €152,000.
Mayo’s vacancy rate stood at almost 13 percent in December 2019, 8 % higher than the national vacancy rate of 5%.
302 residential buildings were under construction in Mayo last month (December 2019).
Dara Keogh, Chief Executive, GeoDirectory told Midwest News today that there’s a good buoyancy in the house construction market in Mayo at present.