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Co. Kildare's Commercial Vacancy Rate Higher Than National Average

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Co. Kildare's rate is 14.2%

In June, Co. Kildare's commercial vacancy rate was 14.2% - higher than the national average of 13.6%.

That's according to GeoDirectory.

Of the towns sampled in the county, Leixlip had the highest commercial vacancy rate at 15.4%, while Maynooth had the lowest at 11.3%.

11% of commercial units in the county were classified as providing accommodation and food services.

Nationally, Co. Sligo had the highest rate at 20%, while counties Meath and Wexford had the lowest commercial vacancy rates, at 10.3%.

Dara Keogh, Chief Executive of GeoDirectory, joined Ciara Noble on this afternoon's 'Kildare Focus':


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