Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Questions (661, 669)

Eoin Ó Broin

Question:

661. Deputy Eoin Ó Broin asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the average cost of delivering a social housing unit through the buy and renew scheme in 2018. [21627/19]

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Eoin Ó Broin

Question:

669. Deputy Eoin Ó Broin asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government the number of homes brought into use in the first quarter of 2019 via the buy and renew scheme. [21922/19]

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Written answers (Question to Housing)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 661 and 669 together.

The average all-in cost to deliver a social housing unit through the Buy & Renew Scheme is currently circa. €193,000.

The social housing statistical returns for quarter 1 of 2019 are currently being compiled and will be available shortly.