Wed, 13 May, 2020
The boss of one of the State's largest house builders -- stock market-listed Glenveagh Properties -- has called for a raft of incentives to boost supply and predicts that, at best, the industry will build only 23,000 homes this year.
Fri, 28 Feb, 2020
Shares in Glenveagh Properties, one of the largest housebuilders in the State, slid by as much as 7% after it announced its chief executive has quit and said that the gap between supply and demand in the Irish housing market is likely to persist "for some years".
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
Irish shares tapped a surprise early new year buying wave that sent the Iseq Overall index climbing 3%, reflecting huge gains for Bank of Ireland and housebuilder Glenveagh at the end of a week marked by global stock market tremors.
Fri, 04 Jan, 2019
IT’S not so long since Irish people thought trees were for the birds — a century ago, a miserly 1% of our land had trees on it, the nadir of 1,000 years of plundering and chopping for which we can blame the Vikings, the Normans, the English and ourselves.
Mon, 29 Aug, 2011
SEVERE cutbacks in the number of guides and gardeners have been imposed at one of the state’s most visited tourist attractions, Muckross House and gardens near Killarney, which famously hosted a visit by Queen Victoria in 1861.
Mon, 30 May, 2011