CSO Figures

Overall construction activity has increased by 2.8% in Quarter 2 2019 but Civil Engineering has seen the largest increase with a rise of 21.0% in the seasonally adjusted volume index.

Construction Tender Price Index

The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland Tender Price Index Report has forecasted a national increase of 3.35% for the first 6 months of 2019. The report also highlights a slowing of tender inflation for the first time since early 2017. This will bring construction prices back to peak 2007 levels.