House prices are continuing to rise but at a slower rate

House prices are continuing to rise – but at a slower rate than before. Houses The latest figures from the CSO show the average property increased in value by just 0.1 per cent in June – meaning an annual increase of 10.7 per cent. Properties outside Dublin rose by 0.4 per cent last month, and are up by 9.7 per cent compared to a year ago. But in the capital, house prices fell by 0.3 per cent in June, while apartments fell by 0.4 per cent.