Local house prices creep up

Local house prices have crept up in the past three months.

The price of an average three bed semi in Monaghan has risen by 5.6 percent to €150,000 in the last three months, according to a national survey carried out by Real Estate Alliance.

Meanwhile, an average three bed semi in Cavan has risen by 3.7 percent to €98,500 in the last three months.

An average semi-detached house nationally now costs just under €210,000 (€209,944) with the overall average house price across the country seeing a rise of 10.9 percent over the past 12 months.