Sky’s the limit at Mahon for new 413 unit tower

PLANS for a €100m residential development in Cork’s Mahon, with 413 units across six blocks including one mooted tower of 25 storeys tall by the Jack ...

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Rory Gallagher’s home in his hometown up for sale

The 1920s-built, seven-bed Coolfadda in Douglas was owned by Rory Gallagher’s mother in the 1970s and was where he stayed when not on tour, says Tommy Barker. ...

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You can feel on top of the world in this architect-designed Tower Hill home

This top-order, two-storey, four-bed house is architect-designed and overlooking Cork City from Tower Hill, finds Tommy Barker.

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House of the week: St Margaret's in Crosshaven boasts a whopping vista

UP by the Camden Road, scanning much of Cork harbour and all of Crosshaven’s boating, is St Margaret’s, a smallish home that has a whopping vista.

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You’ll see the light in this stunning converted Limerick church

Details down to original glass have survived in this mid 19th century build, but an extension floods it with light, writes Trish Dromey.

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A Cork home with an interior as expansive as the rolling acre of gardens

Trish Dromey discovers a spacious modern house with over an acre of gardens near Douglas in Cork.

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Three’s company with these Glounthaune houses forged from an old quarry

An exclusive enclave of just three houses in Glounthaune has been forged from an old quarry, says Tommy Barker.

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Abandoned cottages repurposed into scenic and unique West Cork home

In the 1980s, in scenic West Cork, the stones of a string of abandoned cottages were repurposed into this unique artist’s home, writes Tommy Barker.

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Sale will allow Hibernia to recycle funds into more stock

IRISH REIT Hibernia plc has confirmed its €65.3m sell-off by September of New Century House, an office building in Dublin’s IFSC which it acquired just ...

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Overseas buyer for €30m City Square development in Cork

AN overseas investment fund, as yet unconfirmed, is the buyer of the c€30 million residential-led investment sale of the City Square development, in Cork City’s ...

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House of the week: Rochestown Estuary - €995,000

It’s a rare bird, to be sure — a Rochestown Road home in Cork, modern, detached, on half an acre or more of grounds, along with waterfrontage, and a ...

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A cute little cottage down on Little Island

This open-plan, 646 sq ft detached house is just a 15-minute commute to Cork city and a cosy alternative to an apartment, says Trish Dromey

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Evergreen appeal of a fine 1930s house

Tommy Barker discovers the attractions of a substantial home on the Douglas Road built by the family behind one of Cork’s vintage brands

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St Luke’s: Going up in the world with a much-loved €245k home

This urban suburb on Cork’s north side is on the way back up; so too is this much-loved home, writes Tommy Barker

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Hard to beat this perfect Retreat with a near-private beach in Cobh

Witness to many momentous events, in war and peace, The Retreat is now a stunning family home,with a near-private beach, writes Tommy Barker.

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House of the Week: 250-year-old property with a view of Blackrock Castle and Glanmire

It's coming up on 250 years of age, and Riverside is still absolutely lovely. Set on the Castle Road in Cork’s Blackrock, in this increasingly regentrified ...

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TRADING UP: We scan a selection of trading up homes around the country

This week's trading up homes from around the country...

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Great blend of ancient and new on the Wild Atlantic Way

Trish Dromey admires a thoroughly modern house which has been built around a restored centuries-old cottage.

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A hidden gem tucked away near Kinsale

Tommy Barker discovers a large refurbished Victorian home nestling in woods outside Riverstick in Co Cork.

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Back to the future in beautiful Lismore

Tommy Barker admires a large 175-year-old residence with coach house which has been subtly and expertly brought into the 21st century.

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Prime development landbank just west of Cork city

A whole new development focus has sprung into life just west of Cork city, where a 15.9 acre landbank offer on the N40 will test developers’ and end-users ...

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Pub for sale across from planned Cork's long-awaited Events Centre site

The expression goes that Nero played the fiddle, while Rome burned: in Cork, however, Ziggy played guitar, while the burning issue of its long-awaited Events Centre ...

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Lee Clinic gets a reboot in Cork

New uses, spanning health, education, fitness, weight loss and offices, as well as an expanded medical presence, are envisaged for the re-booted Lee Clinic, a mile ...

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A capitol idea in Cork: Supersized home with stunning views at the 'White House'

Oh say can you see a supersized home with stunning views? Tommy Barker salutes a classier ‘White House’.

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1940s-built cottage on Dungarvan’s Gold Coast is nautical... and nice

Trish Dromey on a 1940s-built cottage on Dungarvan’s Gold Coast. It’s sleek, stylish and hi-spec.

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Take me to Church Road in Blackrock

A home in a desirable part of Cork exceeded price expectations last time it sold, and has been upgraded since then, writes Tommy Barker.

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Cork’s Rocklodge has glorious acres in a wooded valley setting

There’s plenty of room to swing a tennis racket or a golf club at a late sports legend’s home in Cork, writes Tommy Barker.

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Prime land in the heart of Kinsale

A Kinsale townsite, which has had education uses since the Famine era in 1845, is for sale for development, at a time when a dozen new homes nearby have just been ...

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