Cheaper Telephone Calls

Cheaper Telephone Calls

Ireland’s landline telephone service was dominated by Eircom for many years but the telephone service was deregulated several years ago – and the introduction of  competition has  helped to bring prices down. Eircom is now known as Eir. Vodafone Ireland is now one of the biggest landline competitors to Eir – they took over  Perlico […]

Internet Providers Ireland

Internet Providers Ireland

The choices of broadband  and home phone packages in Ireland is increasing in 2017 as Fibre broadband gradually spreads across the country. Fibre can give broadband speeds of up to 1o0Mbps – compared to the maximum 24Mbps on copper phone lines (DSL) .   1. Sky  have a broadband and phone deal – with speeds […]

Energy and Fuel Prices Ireland

Electricity. Here in Ireland up until 2009 there was only one supplier of domestic Electricity (ESB) . In 2009 both Bord Gais Energy  and Airtricity entered the domestic Electricity market with lower prices. Electric Ireland (ESB) , Bord Gais Energy ,SSE Airtricity and Energia are the 4 main residential electricity suppliers in Ireland. The newer […]

Average House Prices in Ireland

The housing market in Ireland had been booming for several years prior to 2007 – but as with many countries in the world – the bubble burst and average house prices in Ireland dropped back to more realistic levels from 2008 onwards Ireland’s house price growth up to 2007 was one of the highest in […]

Electricity Gas and Oil Prices

Electricity Prices Here in Ireland up until 2009 there was only one supplier of domestic Electricity (ESB) . In 2009 both Bord Gais and Airtricity entered the domestic Electricity market with lower prices. ESB (Electric Ireland ) , Bord Gais , SSE Airtricity and Energia are the 4 main residential electricity suppliers in Ireland. The […]