Ballyhoura Development welcome the announcement of the Croí Cónaithe (Towns) Fund which aims to rejuvenate towns and villages provided by the government as part of the 'Housing for All' strategy.

Grants of up to €50,000 are available to people who would like to refurbish a vacant property in towns and villages across the region to use as their principal residence.

The fund scheme supports the sustainable reuse of vacant properties as new homes.

  • Works to internal walls, stairs, and landings, and internal wall completions including doors, windows, and applied finishes
  • External walls completions including doors, windows, sills, and applied finishes
  • Roof completions, including flashings, fascias, soffits, gutters, downpipes
  • Building services including plumbing, heating, ventilation, electrical services, telecommunications
  • Painting and decoration required because of works carried out
  • Extension within the ambit of exempt development under planning regulations, as part of a wider refurbishment
  • Necessary external works and site development works carried out within the curtilage of the site
  • Professional services associated with works

Croí Cónaithe (Towns) Fund

Advice and support is available from Ballyhoura Development. Please contact your local Ballyhoura Development Officer for further guidance.