The chief executive of Cairn Homes, the country’s largest housebuilder, said annual peak new supply will reach only 25,000 in the coming years, meaning too few homes will be built to keep the housing crisis and runaway rents under control.
Wed, 22 May, 2019
Publicly-quoted investment fund Hibernia REIT said it is well-positioned to benefit from any Brexit upside — in the form of UK-based companies looking to relocate to Dublin — and is adequately funded to take advantage of property acquisition opportunities.
Fri, 11 Nov, 2016
Stock markets investors should avoid Europe-wide shares for the time being, Merion Capital has warned, though a very small handful of Irish companies, including Fyffes and Irish Residential Properties REIT, may offer some shelter from further storms ahead.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2016
Investment in the country’s real estate market reached record levels last year with a number of new players coming to the fore accounting for much the activity. More than €4.5bn was spent on real estate in 2014 making it the highest amount ever invested in the Irish market surpassing the previous peak by more than €900m.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2015
AS Nama this week brings 588 apartments for sale for €116 million in Dublin, aimed at REITS and overseas investment groups, offers on a smaller scale of apartment blocks maybe of more interest to private buyers conscious of the end of year expiry date of the CGT exemption for investments held for seven years.
Thu, 23 Oct, 2014
As the sell-off of a portfolio of three Irish shopping centres in Cork, Clonmel and Balbriggan moves to a second round, with three bidders reportedly all over €135 million, a second very sizeable portfolio of Dublin shops and offices comes for sale this week, guiding €123m.
Thu, 26 Jun, 2014
Plans to further strengthen the commercial property sector — through the introduction of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs), which allow for investors to finance property investment in return for attractive yields and special tax considerations — have been widely welcomed as one of the main positives from yesterday’s budget proposals.
Thu, 06 Dec, 2012