House prices in County Wexford have risen 5.6% in the first six months of this year.
The average price paid for a house from January to June in the county was €148,000.
Its the second highest average price paid of any county in the south east.
The highest price was paid in Kilkenny where it averages at €173,000.
However in County Wicklow due to its proximity to Dublin the average price paid is over double that of Wexford at €323,000.