Property prices in Roscommon have risen by €10,000 in the last year, according to the latest MyHome.ie Property Report in association with Davy.
The report for the third quarter of 2019 shows that the median asking price for a property in the county now stands at €135,000. This time last year, prices stood at €125,000.
This latest increase means that properties in the county haven’t had a higher asking price since they stood at €139,000 in the first quarter of 2013.
The overall trend in prices was reflected in the asking price for a three-bedroomed semi-detached house in the county, which was up 1.1% in the quarter from €89,000 to €90,000.
This has contributed to an annual increase of 12.5% with prices for this house type now €10,000 ahead of where they were this time last year.
The latest increase means you have to go back to the fourth quarter of 2013 when the median asking price stood at €94,475 to find the last time the asking price for a three-bedroomed home in the county was higher.
Meanwhile, the asking price for a four-bedroomed semi-detached house in Roscommon was up 8.3% in the last quarter from €99,250 to €107,500. This contributed to an annual increase of 2.9% with prices now €3,000 up on this time last year.
The number of properties for sale in Roscommon on MyHome.ie fell by 1.9% in the last quarter but was up 0.7% on this time last year.