The number of construction projects begun in County Tipperary fell by the third highest level in the country over the first six months of the year.
According to today’s National Housing Index the number of building commencements fell by 29% in that period. There was also a decline in the number of planning applications in the same period.
23% less applications were submitted in County Tipperary.
However, it also showed a slowdown in the rate of decline in plannining applications in the country.