Slow progress in addressing Donegal’s unfinished estates

211 unfinished housing developments have been completed as part of a drive on addressing the country's 2,000 ghost estates.

In a further 523 housing estates, plans are in place and in many cases work has been started.

The Housing Minister has published a report on progress being made in tackling the problem.

19 unfinshed estates in Donegal are the subject of current legal enforcement out of a total of 636 across the country.

134 estates around Ireland are the subject of a public safety initiative - this is allows them acces to a 3.17 million euro fund for improvement works - non of the estates in Donegal are included.

770 estates are now the subject of a site resolution plan which sets out a process to finish the estates - 17 in Donegal are listed in this category.

Agreement has been reached with developers or a funder, such as one appointed by a reciever, to complete 523 estates however no estates in Donegal are listed in this category.

Bonds have been drawn down to finish estates in 128 cases, one is listed in Donegal - in the final category, issues have been resolved completely on 136 estates - one of those being in Donegal