Scripts – Irelands Playwriting Festival

Scripts The picturesque town of Birr, Co. Offaly, a haven of Georgian elegance and boutique chic, plays host to an ensemble of playwrights, producers, actors and directors, all discussing, presenting and producing riveting new works for stage. This innovative playwriting festival features a host of exciting events for lovers of theatre – those who want … Continued

Buy verses Rent

With interest rates at historic lows, monthly repayments on a new home loan can cost you less than rent, especially with the added advantage of the Help to Buy scheme. For example, consider a new 3 bedroom suburban home priced at €350,000 where the buyer has paid a 5% deposit of €17,500 and received the … Continued

Reaction to Budget 2020

Reaction to Budget 2020   Marian Finnegan, Sherry FitzGerald Group   Tuesday, October 08, 2019   Sherry FitzGerald cautiously welcomed some of the measures introduced in Budget 2020, specifically the retention of the Help to Buy scheme for a further two-year period. However, according to Marian Finnegan; “Despite the severity of the housing crisis, Budget … Continued

Silverbrook Arden Road Tullamore

Today’s Irish Independent property section hosted an excellent editorial on the beautiful new homes Silverbrook in Tullamore. The editorial read as follows Tullamore’s first big scheme since before the crash   Silverbrook, a new development of 200 homes in Tullamore, has become the first large residential scheme to launch in Offaly’s county town since 2007. … Continued

Tips to get your property market ready

‘What do I need to do to get my property ready for the market?’ A very common question we often get asked. It is very important to showcase your property as best you can without spending money you will never get back. Each property is different and have different requirements, however, using our industry knowledge … Continued

Tullamore Show

Save the date –  Sunday 11th August. Tullamore once again, welcomes crowds from around the country for the annual Tullamore Show. The Tullamore Show has been a huge success in previous years with over 700 trade stands and approximately 60,000 visitors. Highlights of the show include cultural, commercial and competitive interests, ranging from livestock equestrian, home industries, inventions, vintage, … Continued

Helpful tips to keep stress at bay

We all know that buying or selling property can be one of the most stressful times in a persons life. At Sherry FitzGerald Lewis Hamill our aim is to make this process as painless as possible. Self-care is the most important thing we can do in this world. If we care for ourselves then we … Continued

Grand Canal Adventures

If you’re looking for adventure look no further than Grand Canal Adventures Molesworth Street Daingean Co Offaly. There is something for the whole family, from kayaking and aqua zorbing to cycling and row boating. Offering a wide variety of adventure this volunteer run enterprise caters for everyone from 10+.  A unique feature of Grand Canal … Continued

Bracklin Bridge Country House and Stables

Bracklin Country House and Stables is an idyllic home on 17 acres of lands with excellent equestrian facilities located ten minutes from Tullamore and the N6 at Tyrellspass. 97km to Dublin Airport and Dublin City (1 hour by car) A stunning modern residence of 265sq m in addition to a converted third floor 76.5 sq … Continued

Moderate house price inflation in opening months of 2019

Sherry FitzGerald, Ireland’s largest estate agents, announced today (Tuesday) that the average value of Irish established homes rose by 0.2% during the opening three months of 2019. This compares to growth of 2.1% recorded in Q1 2018. Prices have increased 1.9% annually to Q1 2019. Price growth remained flat in Dublin in Q1 2019, notably … Continued