Huge increase in Donegal building commencements could be a blip

BuildingDonegal has recorded a 91% increase in the number of residential building projects getting underway, compared to last year.

There was mixed news for the county as the number of new planning applications lodged in the first six months fell by -16% when compared to the same period in 2013.

Danny O' Shea is the Managing Director of Link2Plans - he has been explaining the figures: