Trying to rebuild the Irish housing market post-crash, by relying on the private sector to provide accommodation as before is akin to not learning the lessons of the two recent Boeing 737 Max airplane crashes, not adapting accordingly, and repeating the mistakes and shortcomings all over again.
Thu, 09 May, 2019
Irish house prices will rise at the fastest rate in Europe for the next four years, even as the pace of increases slows from the double-digit rise of last year, S&P Global Ratings has forecast.
Tue, 04 Sep, 2018
The long-anticipated sale by Nama of €300m in property portfolio loans, associated with a number of O’Callaghan Properties (OCP) assets in Cork, has been welcomed by the company itself as “very positive” and could bring fresh and further investor activity to the city.
Wed, 18 Jul, 2018
It's a tale of two cities, and two different stages of dockland development — almost six acres in Dublin for a whopping €110m, or €18m an acre, or 11.5 acres on Cork’s south docks, for over €8.5m, or €750,000 an acre.
Thu, 10 May, 2018
Most individual wage earners in Ireland would not meet the criteria to apply for a mortgage for a one-bed apartment anywhere in Dublin, while a full-time minimum wage earner would have “little chance” of getting a mortgage for the same type of property in Cork, Galway, or Limerick cities.
Wed, 17 Jan, 2018
The new HQ of international technology company, New Relic has been brought to the market by Savills at a guide price in excess of €25.5 million – reflecting a net initial yield of 5.26% and a capital value in the region of €825 per sq. ft.
Wed, 01 Nov, 2017
Thu, 23 Feb, 2017