Up to 40 ghost estates to be demolished in 2014

Monday 18 November 2013 10.41
A spokesperson for the Minister says the Department of the Environment has been working with local authorities to identify estates which are no longer commercially viable
A spokesperson for the Minister says the Department of the Environment has been working with local authorities to identify estates which are no longer commercially viable

Dozens of unfinished housing estates are to be demolished next year.  

According to today's Sunday Times, Housing Minister Jan O'Sullivan has drawn up a list of 40 ghost estates where site clearance will begin in 2014.  

A spokesperson for the Minister says the Department of the Environment has been working with local authorities to identify estates which are no longer commercially viable.

Keywords: housing