The attraction of prime real estate in Ireland to foreign investors and institutional funds is likely to continue amid ongoing uncertainty over Brexit. Overseas investors were behind a record 70% percent of high-end luxury residential and commercial property purchases over the last 18 months, underscoring a growing demand for high-value real estate at a time of low-interest rates and a stable Irish economy.
Indeed, recent property transactions confirm that Ireland is high on the priority list with five of the top 10 investors in Europe. A recent report reflects the growing pressure on stellar cash-rich investors to diversify away from the bond markets. Most of the overseas pan-European funds are comparing Irish opportunities favourably with assets around Europe