AS THE very last section of shiny, white Techcrete cladding panels swung into place this week on Cork City’s rapidly-emerging €50m Capitol retail and office complex, a pedestrian passerby on Grand Parade observed “ah, the last piece of the jigsaw”.
Thu, 13 Oct, 2016
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The €4.25m Argos investment, in Cork City centre, facing the Capitol cinema redevelopment site, has been bought by neighbouring developers, Clarendon Properties, with a view to future redevelopment of their Queens Old Castle holding, on the Grand Parade.
Thu, 21 Apr, 2016
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Thu, 24 Mar, 2016
The €9.5 million sale of Irish Life investment properties in Cork and Limerick includes two Patrick Street Cork units set for increased profile from next year, when the Capitol Cinema retail site is completed, bringing a strong anchor (Zara? H&M?) to this end of Patrick Street.
Thu, 18 Feb, 2016
Thu, 07 Jan, 2016
If you need tangible evidence of how Cork City is regenerating then take a look at the close-to-complete Albert Quay office block next to City Hall. It signifies modernity, confidence and a vision about what the city is capable of undertaking over the coming decades.
Wed, 23 Dec, 2015
DPP raises new concerns over publication of David Drumm’s statement; Cuthbert ‘stepping down with immediate effect’ as Cork senior football manager; Ryanair flight returns to airport minutes after departure to remove forgotten luggage; and Aer Lingus flight forced to swerve in take-off to avoid jet.
Wed, 29 Jul, 2015
The sale and €75m- €100m redevelopment of Cork City’s prime Capitol Cinema site for a food-related innovation centre, retail and office block represents "a turning point for the city" and will lead to renewal of a whole section of Cork, it has been claimed.
Thu, 15 Jan, 2015