Date Posted: 18.07.2016
Confor’s July 2016 e-News
At a special function in Dungarvan, MEP Sean Kelly launched foresttomarket.ie website, a first for the Irish Forestry Industry in Ireland. This new website is a dedicated platform for investors to source existing forestry and land suitable for forestry for sale by auctioneers across the country.
A recent report by the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland found the average price per hectare for forestry land was €9,838 in 2015 and increase of 5% over 2014 prices.
The new website www.foresttomarket.ie has been developed by Forestry Services Ltd (FSL) and will provide a unique platform for:
- Auctioneers to advertise such assets
- Investors to source such assets
- Mailshots to all auctioneers & investors registered on the site of properties uploaded to the site
- Updates on current forestry matters
FSL will manage the website and provide backup services to auctioneers registered to use the website. Such services can involve preparing land suitable for forestry & existing plantations for sale, advice on stamp duty calculations and CGT implications on sale of forests.
FSL are offering a special introductory proposal to Auctioneers which will consist of: Free initial registration for auctioneers. All registration by investors is free. All property listings free until 31st August 2016.
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