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Rising property prices across the county could potentially result in a steep hike in tax for Kerry homeowners.

Local Property Tax

According to figures released in today’s Irish Independent, the increase in Local Property Tax in Kerry could be as high as 40%.

Based on the Q2 Daft.ie price index for 2016 in Kerry, the average property price in Kerry currently is €168,882.

A revaluation is expected to take place in two years’ time after the local elections.