Sell or Lease Your Property

Limerick City and County Council are interested in buying residential properties and sites in Limerick City and County with a view to achieving social housing targets set out under Rebuilding Ireland - Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness.

Selling Your Property

A property will be considered once demand can be established; however properties which are currently vacant or are owner occupied will be prioritised. The objective of the Acquisition and Leasing programme is to provide homes for the people of Limerick in sustainable communities with a good balance of mixed income and mixed tenure households.

Limerick City and County Council are operating a Buy and Renew Scheme to focus on older stock in urban areas with a view to tackling dereliction and improving streetscapes. Please contact us if you know or have an interest in Limerick City and County Council looking at a vacant property.

If you are interested in selling your property, click here to make an applicaton. An assessment will take place based on the information supplied. Please note the importance of completing each question. A member of the team will contact you should your property be suitable.

Contact Information

Capital Section of the Social Development Directorate

Pauline Keane
Phone: +353 61 556000

Leasing Your Property

Limerick City and County Council are interested in leasing properties in the city and county for 10 - 20 years.

Long Term Leasing is an easy way to lease your property without the stress of becoming a landlord, benefits include:

  • No maintenance
  • No rent arrears
  • No vacancy costs
  • No letting fees
  • Guaranteed 80% rent
  • Up to €40,000 available for refurbishment (Repair & Lease Scheme)

Repair & Leasing Scheme

Have you a vacant property in need of repairs? As part of Rebuilding Ireland, Action Plan for Housing and Homelessness the Repair and Leasing Scheme has now been rolled out to all Local Authorities. The purpose of the scheme is to bring long term vacant properties to the required standard for Long Term Leasing.

If you are interested in leasing your property click here to complete the Property Acquisition/Leasing Preliminary Assessment Form.

Contact Information

Capital Section of the Social Development Directorate

Rory Culhane
Phone: +353 61 557140

Jennifer Ahern
Phone: +353 61 556393

This service is provided by

Housing Support Services Department

Phone +353 61 556000
Limerick City and County Council, Merchant's Quay, Limerick, V94 EH90