CSO figures released yesterday but updated today to reflect a slight error in how some apartment prices were recorded in Louth, show a slight rise in average residential property prices in Louth in the year ending April 2017.
In Louth in April 2014, 115 residential properties were filed as being sold with a total sales value of just over €14.4 million.
This gave an average sale price of €125,513. This compares with an average sale price in April 2016 of €123,045, an increase of €2,468 or 2%.
This rate of increase is lower than the national average figure of 9.1% for the same period.
In the State in April 2017, 3550 properties with a total sales value of €767.3 million were filed as being sold.
This gave an average sale price of €216,135 - an increase of €18k or 9.1% on April 2016.
It is important to note, that these particular figures consist of both house and apartment sales.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.