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A welcome message from John Hannigan, CEO of Circle VHA.

Delivering homes with Circle VHA

Circle VHA’s vision is to make a real difference by delivering quality homes and innovative integrated housing solutions to individuals and families in Ireland. Circle works together with local authorities, state agencies, developers, and funders to deliver new-build social and affordable housing solutions. Currently, Circle manages and owns over 2,500 homes nationally.

By clicking this link you will open our development requirements booklet.
By clicking this link you will open the development requirements booklet.

Collaborating with Circle VHA

As one of Irelands top five AHB’s (Approved Housing Bodies), Circle are looking to continue our rapid growth by expanding our portfolio of homes in the coming years.  We aim to achieve this by seeking to acquire homes at scale from developers who are looking for long term partners who we could do repeat business with.  Circle VHA take a collaborative approach to working relationships with developers that provide excellent value for money.

Our Development Brochure highlights the process on how to partner with Circle, our needs, our funding process and more.

Our Current Needs:

  • New build developments of >10 homes
  • 1-3 Bed Apartments in city Locations
  • 2 & 3 Bed Houses/Duplexes in suburban: Locations near major towns
  • A mix of both houses and apartments in larger developments
  • Medium to large-scale refurbishments near major conurbations.
  • Single tenure Social Housing up to approx. 60 homes.
  • Mixed tenure developments e.g. 30% Social to 70% Cost Rental.
  • Part V Plus
  • Sites with Planning Permission near major towns and cities.

* All developments are subject to the Local Authorities needs analysis and approval to progress *

Have you got a site or planning permission for properties of this scale?

View our most recently delivered projects

Circle VHA officially launches their first cost rental properties in Lanestown View, Donabate.
Meet Lanestown View, Donabate located in Dublin. Circle VHA’s first Cost Rental Project.
Circle VHA official groundbreaking ceremony “Housing with Supports” Richmond Place, Inchicore, Dublin 1.
Circle VHA official groundbreaking ceremony of Railway Court. Learn more about our landmark funding deal with AIB.
Development department discussing their 57 home delivery in Butterfield Drive, Mount Neil, Co. Waterford.

Meet The Team

Kevin Looman member of the development team
Development Officer Property
Black and white image of Senior Development Officer Paul Braiden
Senior Development Officer

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Our Webinar Series

Circle VHA conduct a webinar series addressing the “Opportunities for Developers” in this market. The series covers how to partner with an Approved Housing Body (AHB), the financial process, funding mechanisms, the delivery under housing for all and more.

To view past webinar’s you can view the videos below. You can also register your interest for future webinars. If you would like to collaborate on a webinar please get in touch

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