50 affordable houses to be built in Tralee.

Planning permission has been granted for 50 houses set aside as part of an Affordable Housing Scheme in Tralee. Rathoonane and Croogorts are the areas that have been earmarked for the project. The houses are available to first time buyers, and priority will be given to Tralee residents. To qualify single applicants should earn less than 36,800 euro per annum. Joint applicants should earn less than 92 thousand euro a year. Others may qualify if they are on the Council Housing List, if they are an existing tenant of Council Housing or if they are a tenant of a voluntary housing body.