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Live in Waterford

Waterford, located in the sunny South East of Ireland boasts a relaxed and modern lifestyle with pristine beaches, rugged mountains and vibrant urban centres.

Quality of life is ensured by:

  • Favourable house prices 
  • Short commute times
  • Opportunities for career development
  • Recreational, cultural and entertainment facilities
  • A world class education system

These elements combine to make Waterford the perfect place to live, work and do business.

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The ‘Copper Coast’ has 147km of wild Atlantic coastline with 49 pristine beaches and a UNESCO Global Geopark.

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Business Wateford supports the Three Sisters 2020 bid for the European Capital of Culture.

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The Comeragh Mountains in Waterford feature an 80m waterfall and one of the largest corrie lakes in Europe.

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An Rinn and An Sean Phobal comprise the Irish speaking area in Co. Waterford known as Gaeltacht na nDéise. This rural community, featuring panoramic sea views, piers and beaches, is home to a number of thriving home-grown businesses.

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Waterford City is Ireland's oldest city; known for its Viking origins, Waterford Crystal, the Blaa and more recently Waterford Whispers News!

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Cost of Living

The cost of living in Waterford is significantly lower than Dublin and it is generally the most affordable of all Irish cities.

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Waterford’s combination of compact lively urban centres with beautiful scenic countryside and coastal areas creates the perfect place for a more wholesome lifestyle. Availability of housing and lower property prices combined with excellent public amenities and short commute times really contribute to the excellent quality of family life for everyone living in Waterford.

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