Property investment fund Green Reit has said it is "pleased" with how its sales process is progressing and with the level of interest shown in the business and its assets.
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019
FIFTY apartments in Cork’s Harty’s Quay, earning €760,000 a year in rent after 40% rental growth since they last sold, are included as part of one of the country’s largest sell-off of buy-to-let units.
Fri, 10 May, 2019
AN overseas property investment company acquired over 300 apartments in Cork in 2018, in two strong swoops for €67m combined - instantly making it the region’s largest PRS [Private Rented Sector] landlord to date.
Thu, 10 Jan, 2019
Ireland’s tallest residential building Capital Dock has been hit with flooding overnight.
Wed, 28 Nov, 2018
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 Blackpool, which has a weekly income of €40,000, or c €2m per annum.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2018
THE quiet market sale of a €30m-plus residential development, totalling 165 apartments in Cork’s Ballincollig, is likely to see a continuation of overseas buyers and funds now looking for multi-family investments of scale, outside of the Dublin market.
Thu, 03 May, 2018
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Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
Ireland’s tallest residential tower, the Elysian in Cork City centre, has been sold for over €90m to global property investors Kennedy Wilson.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2018
OVER €100m has been invested off-market, across three low-key retail deals, in the heart of Cork City, at Opera Lane, Merchants Quay/Marks & Spencers Shopping Centre, and St Patrick’s St.
Thu, 08 Feb, 2018
The company which operates Dublin’s five-star Shelbourne Hotel made a pre-tax loss of €71,123 last year, after incurring interest charges of over €118,300.
Tue, 24 Oct, 2017
THE €45.6 million purchase of the John Cleary Developments’ Capitol development in Cork city by a German pension fund “is a major confidence boost for the city” and a positive omen for new development, according to Goodbody investment analyst Colm Lauder.
Thu, 07 Sep, 2017
AS CBRE prepares to open its first Cork office, new MD gives an overview of the Cork commercial investment market
Thu, 22 Jun, 2017
A rental portfolio of 1,170 new homes in Dublin, as yet unbuilt and set for four city sites, is being offered to the investment market from this week, with over €425 million in funding sought, and the promise of over €20m-plus in rents.
Thu, 08 Jun, 2017
JP Morgan Chase is in talks to buy a Dublin office building as the bank considers expanding in the capital as one of its options for when Britain leaves the EU, according to sources.
Fri, 31 Mar, 2017
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Mon, 05 Dec, 2016
Fri, 16 Sep, 2016
Publicly quoted property investment fund Hibernia REIT is targeting a 50% increase in total rent roll over the next two years, which would lift its rental income from nearly €40m to €60m.
Wed, 25 May, 2016
Before paying rent and interest costs, profits at the four-star hotel resort Carton House climbed 68% to €1.55m in 2014.
Sat, 16 Jan, 2016
Housing charity Threshold has warned TDs and senators that over 1,000 families face being homeless by Christmas unless the Government introduces rent certainty to ease the housing crisis.
Tue, 03 Nov, 2015
One of the country’s largest landlord groups has warned the Coalition over introducing rent controls, saying they would kill off investment in the property market and rental sector.
Mon, 02 Nov, 2015
Wed, 21 Oct, 2015
Job security rather than workers’ salaries or disposable income has a far greater impact on consumer demand and retail rents, a report has found.
Fri, 08 May, 2015
The National Asset Management Agency and property company Kennedy Wilson are joining forces to deliver a landmark €200m development in the heart of Dublin’s docklands.
Fri, 03 Apr, 2015
New York-based global insurance giant MetLife has made its first foray into the Irish market, providing €131m in loans to property investment firm Kennedy Wilson to finance four residential assets in the greater Dublin area.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2015
International real estate and fund management group, Kennedy Wilson has bought a tranche of some 180 UK properties for (£503m) €640m.
Tue, 23 Dec, 2014
The stars of the RTÉ show The Shelbourne last year helped the company that manages the five-star Dublin hotel return to profit.
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014
Luck, and timing, and what might have been....but that’s no consolation for the Fleming Group, whose costly buy-in €245m site assembly vision for Sandyford on Dublin’s southside is only now coming to fruition, as some of its fruits get sold on again.
Thu, 18 Sep, 2014
International property investment firm Kennedy Wilson has — via its London-listed Europe Real Estate fund — invested a further €45m in the Irish market by acquiring significant assets from both Nama and the IBRC.
Fri, 06 Jun, 2014
SOME of Dublin’s very best apartments come for sale with week in the Marker Grand Canal Dock Scheme, valued at c €40 million, or over €400,000 per apartment.
Thu, 24 Apr, 2014
The five-star Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin, increased its operating profits by 44% to €4.5m in 2012.
Tue, 15 Apr, 2014
ONE of the first firms to avail of real estate investment trust legislation introduced by Finance Minister Michael Noonan in the budget, Green REIT, has concluded its acquisition of Nama’s biggest prize — Central Park, Dublin, for €311.5m.
Thu, 03 Apr, 2014
The National Asset Management Agency (Nama) redeemed a further €750m in senior bonds in relation to the €12.9bn floating rate charge over IBRC assets.
Tue, 04 Feb, 2014
Nama has generated €16.5bn in cash and redeemed €7.5bn of senior bonds since it was established in 2009, according to its 2013 end-of-year statement.
Sat, 04 Jan, 2014
Ireland is one of top-four active markets in Europe for portfolio transactions, says Margaret Kelleher.
Sat, 14 Dec, 2013
“A lack of professionalism in senior circles,” is how Bank of Ireland CEO Richie Boucher described the contents of the Anglo tapes.
Sat, 03 Aug, 2013
The landmark CHQ building in the IFSC was sold by the Dublin Docklands Development Authority yesterday as it was revealed that over €100m of commercial property has changed hands in Ireland each month so far this year.
Wed, 03 Jul, 2013
Plans have been unveiled for a €60m cultural quarter in one of Dublin’s finest Georgian squares.
Sat, 06 Apr, 2013
Bank of Ireland chief executive Richie Boucher’s retention was a condition for a group of investors that bought a stake in the lender in 2011, according to Finance Minister Michael Noonan.
Fri, 22 Mar, 2013
Bank of Ireland’s 2012 financial year results underline the extent of the Irish banking crisis.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2013
Merger and acquisition activity declined by over 4% in volume terms last year.
Sat, 05 Jan, 2013
Heavy hitting buyers from abroad are taking us on and buying heavily discounted Irish loan books. Surveyor Margaret Kelleher, a director at Lisney Cork, looks at what’s been going on in the commercial loan market
Sat, 15 Dec, 2012
AIB’s attempt to offload a portfolio of British-based property loans valued at €245m has been revived after an earlier deal collapsed at the start of the week.
Sat, 20 Oct, 2012
US investment firm Kennedy Wilson is being heavily linked with a bid in the region of €300m for the Irish loan portfolio of Lloyds Banking Group.
Tue, 09 Oct, 2012