House prices in Kerry rose significantly throughout 2018 but eased in the final six months of the year.
In Kerry, prices in the final quarter of 2018 were 8% higher than a year previously, compared to a rise of 4% seen in the same period last year.
Daft.ie released the information in its quarterly house price report.
In 2014, house prices in Kerry averaged at €150,000. The average house price in Kerry is now €193,000, 37% above its lowest point recorded.
In 2006, prices across the county averaged at €290,000.
Meanwhile, there were over 7,200 properties on the market in Munster in December – almost 3% higher than a year ago, the first time availability has risen since 2009.
The annual rate of increase in list prices, nationally, was 5.5% in the final quarter of 2018, the lowest rate recorded since early 2014.