Green Energy Grants Ireland | SEAI Grants | Home Energy Grants | Lower Mortgage Rates

Green Grants could help you towards a lower interest rate on your mortgage, a more marketable property and reduced utility bills – it’s a no-brainer. Becoming a more sustainable and greener community is the responsibility of us all and at McKenna & Co we take great pride in working towards this global issue with our in-office sustainability […]

 Irish Property Law

Understanding Irish Property Law: A Comprehensive Guide for Buyers Navigating the complexities of Irish Property Law can be a daunting task for both first-time buyers and seasoned investors. Ireland’s property market has its own set of rules and regulations that govern how transactions are conducted. This guide aims to demystify the process and provide you […]

Solicitor for Buying a House | Property Solicitor for Your House

The Essential Guide to Solicitors in the House Buying Process: Why You Need Them When embarking on the journey to purchase a home, the path can be fraught with legal complexities and procedural nuances that can confuse even the most astute buyers. This is where the expertise of a solicitor becomes indispensable.  Solicitors specialising in […]

Navigating the Winds of Change: Irish House Prices in 2023

As we pass the halfway mark of 2023, the Irish housing market finds itself amidst a mix of tailwinds and headwinds. The first quarter of the year witnessed a 0.3% decline in asking prices,driven by changes in the capital city. Dublin experienced a sharper fall compared to the rest of the country of 0.8%. The […]

The role of a conveyancing solicitor when you buy property in Ireland

Buying a property can be one of the most significant purchases you make in your lifetime, and it’s important to ensure that everything goes smoothly. From a property law perspective, one of the key professionals involved in the process of buying a property in Ireland is a conveyancing solicitor. In this blog post, we will […]

The role of a conveyancing solicitor when you buy property in Ireland

Buying a property can be one of the most significant purchases you make in your lifetime, and it’s important to ensure that everything goes smoothly. From a property law perspective, one of the key professionals involved in the process of buying a property in Ireland is a conveyancing solicitor. In this blog post, we will […]

Should we rent or buy? What to consider!

Lina Oksaite from our Property Team discusses renting vs buying in today’s market Statistics show that by 2018, home ownership in Ireland had increased up to 70.3% and people continue to buy homes for various reasons, be it for their own use or as an investment, especially in present times where renting a property is […]

The Help to Buy Scheme- Top 5 Questions Answered

Rachael Mc Cormack from our property team answers the the most commonly asked questions in respect of the help to buy scheme What is the scheme and why was it created? The Help to Buy Scheme was firstly set up by the Irish Government in 2017 to allow first time home buyers to get their […]

First Home Scheme [FHS]- Is it more of a hindrance than a help!

Jack Duhig from our Property Team outlines the rules of the FHS to include the process. The First Home Scheme was launched in July 2022 and is available to first time home owners purchasing a new build or “fresh start” applicants purchasing a new build who have been adjudged bankrupt or who are divorced/ separated […]