Douglas Cork investment has long and varied past

A primely set, corner investment property in the heart of Cork’s suburban Douglas village which once was the focus for an €8m bar and restaurant venture ...

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Clancy’s bar to get €1m spend after €2.5m purchase by consortium

Cork city’s Clancy’s bar is set to rise again, in time for its 195th birthday, part of a c€3.5/€4m total investment by its new consortium of ...

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Buying a new house? Phil Spencer reveals the warning signs to walk away from now

It’s all about Information, information, information, says the property guru. Luke Rix-Standing finds out more.

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Say Yes to the Address: Franc's Tree House is a gem

The famed wedding planner is reluctantly parting with this charming West Cork home, says Tommy Barker.

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Munster sales rise but drop in Clare and Kerry

Sales of houses across the province continued to grow in 2018, especially in urban areas, writes Tommy Barker.

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Penrose Dock meeting tall order

The tallest office building so far developed in Cork City, Penrose Dock next to Kent Rail Station at up to nine storeys, is setting an even more impressive record: ...

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Transatlantic appeal by Adare home on beautiful West Limerick gardens

The home of a designer offers character and comfort on beautiful West Limerick gardens, says Tommy Barker.

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UCC buying Cork church and Sunday's Well development site

Tommy Barker THE SALE of a church building and an adjacent development site in Cork’s Sunday’s Well is understood to be progressing between UCC and the ...

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FlyeFit gym steps up to the mark on Cork city street stretch

Cork City’s formerly controversial Stapleton House finally looks fit for purpose, having lain empty since built over a decade ago.

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UCC buying Cork church and Sunday's Well development site

The sale of a church building and an adjacent development site in Cork’s Sunday’s Well is understood to be progressing between UCC and the Vincentian ...

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Easter egg hunt a breeze at 'island' homestead sale

This stunning Cobh home has hen run, and pigs, on the property sale menu, writes Tommy Barker

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Star Wars to meet bidding battles at West Cork home with private pier

Crookhaven's Monksfield dips a toe, and a pier, in the coastal property market

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Personal design stamp adds to appeal of Cloyne home

And they called it puppy love... Tommy Barker says an open plan layout in a young family-designed home will create a lot of interest.

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Waterford city property just ready to bloom

Trish Dromey admires a large modern home in an exclusive area just minutes from Waterford city centre.

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'Forever home with a countryside feel' has room for a family in Waterfall

Expansive Waterfall home was built in the 1970s for a family whose children have now grown, and flown says Tommy Barker.

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From €350k to €34m - Gap in property values on busy Cork street

It can be hard to keep in step with the neighbours, can’t it?

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€5m rescue of Cork harbour's Belvelly Castle 'the most rewarding thing I’ve ever done'

€5m has been spent on this Cork harbour castle rescue by Garry and Anne Wilson, writes Tommy Barker.

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Apple and Boots tenants in €34 million Cork investment property sale

Cork City's curvaceous Half Moon Street development, anchored by Boots chemist at its lower level as its main flagship pharmacy in Cork, and occupied overhead by ...

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Funky Nest instincts on West Cork's Long Strand

One of West Cork's most glorious wild beaches, the Long Strand near Clonakilty and Rosscarbery is having a bit of a 'moment in the sun', it would seem.

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Generous-sized, high-end home comes wrapped for Christmas cheer

A generous-sized, high-end home even comes wrapped for Christmas cheer, writes Tommy Barker[.

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Historic Douglas Fingerpost points the way to neighbouring home

Historic Douglas Fingerpost points the way to neighbouring home The Coppins, finds Tommy Barker.

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Cork City development is near best in class and here's why

This development is near best in class. Tommy Barker explains why.

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Castlegregory home is a mixed style of old and new

Trish Dromey is impressed by the distinctive, mixed style of an architect's home featuring a blend of old and the new.

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Temporary cooling in Cork market in first quarter of 2019

A review of the performance of the Cork commercial property market for the first quarter of 2019 by Lisney gives support to sentiment of a temporary cooling down ...

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21-acre Limerick site selling for €4m

Having sold 33.8 acres of Limerick residential development land at Castletroy for up to €8.5 million, or €375,000 an acre, agents Savills now have a similar ...

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Ballincollig new homes market hots up at Heathfield

With 700 names registered on the development's website, 40 sales already secured and prices edged up by €5,000 since January, it's a fair conclusion to expect ...

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Glanmire house just what the doctor ordered

Named with a delightful sense of innocence, or directness, is this Cork address, Doctors Road — and, no, it’s not the hinterlands of Orchard Road by ...

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A warm Limerick home of comfort and charm with period restoration

The owners of Belvedere have kept this beautiful property close to its original design with period restoration, writes Trish Dromey

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Shipshape home basks in the sun

Dip a toe in the Cork market at Carrigaloe’s Meetogue, says Tommy Barker

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House of the week: Rochestown Road - €550,000

THIS family home called Hawthorn is, in its own, quiet way, quite steeped in the past several decades’ of the ever-evolving Douglas and Rochestown suburbs, ...

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A gem in Cork in need of TLC

Sun Lodge has great potential to be a sound investment. Just make sure to do some proper homework, says Tommy Barker

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Clonlara’s passes half way mark in sales

New phase at Cork’s 144-home Clonlara introduces two new detached house types to the array, says Tommy Barker

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Centurion’s got site momentum

A second showhouse opens at Cork’s Aylesbury, where there have been 16 sales to date, saysTommy Barker Aylesbury, Ballintemple, Cork

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Fashion retailer Laura Ashley trades Cork city for suburbs

FASHION and homeware retailer Laura Ashley is to leave its long-held Cork city centre shop on St Patrick’s Street, after 30 years trading there at the Merchants ...

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