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Made in Munster Property Guide: Undersupply driving prices up in east Cork

Made in Munster Property Guide: Undersupply driving prices up in east Cork

Some housing developments coming on stream, but at a slow pace, writes Helen Kelleher.

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Made in Munster Property Guide: North Cork picks up steam with buyers priced out of city

Made in Munster Property Guide: North Cork picks up steam with buyers priced out of city

Prices are on the rise, but North Cork still offers good value for money, writes Helen Kelleher.

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Made in Munster Property Guide: South Cork sets tongues wagging as demand boosts prices

Made in Munster Property Guide: South Cork sets tongues wagging as demand boosts prices

The many new-build developments in south Cork are ideal for those looking for easy access to the city, writes Brian Moore

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Made in Munster Property Guide: North Quays provide the buzz as Waterford sales stall

Made in Munster Property Guide: North Quays provide the buzz as Waterford sales stall

There are some signs of a bright new dawn after the stagnation and uncertainty of recent times, writes Kevin O'Neill.

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Made in Munster Property Guide: Four-bed semi prices soar in Limerick with new builds set to sell

Made in Munster Property Guide: Four-bed semi prices soar in Limerick with new builds set to sell

Developments in Limerick are nearing completion and there is interest at all levels of the market, says Kevin O’Neill

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Made in Munster Property Guide: New build shortages drive prices up in Co Clare

Made in Munster Property Guide: New build shortages drive prices up in Co Clare

Asking prices in Co Clare have soared in the last year but a lack of new builds and issues facing first-time buyers have slowed down the market.

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Made in Munster Property Guide: Asking prices hit heights as new builds sought in Tipperary

Made in Munster Property Guide: Asking prices hit heights as new builds sought in Tipperary

A lack of new builds is undermining the potential of the housing market in Co Tipperary.

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Made in Munster: Up close and very personal with the Limerick legend of Mixed Martial Arts

Made in Munster: Up close and very personal with the Limerick legend of Mixed Martial Arts

Catherine Costigan isn't joking when she says she's "not a very good thrash-talker". Instead, she's a very smart spokesperson for Mixed Martial Arts (MMA)

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Made in Munster Property Guide: Brexit blues stalls holiday house sales in Kerry

Made in Munster Property Guide: Brexit blues stalls holiday house sales in Kerry

The UK’s impending departure from the EU has had an impact on the property market in Co Kerry, making a big dent in the sale of holiday houses in particular.

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Made in Munster Property Guide: City's northside could be apple of Cork’s eye

Made in Munster Property Guide: City's northside could be apple of Cork’s eye

The Tánaiste along with developer Michael O’Flynn says the northside has massive potential.

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Made in Munster Property Guide: Southside shows strong buyer appetite despite development delays

Made in Munster Property Guide: Southside shows strong buyer appetite despite development delays

Several factors define city market, including parents buying for children and foreign demand writes Kevin O’Neill.

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Made in Munster Property Guide: Munster feels property chill as builders battle the odds

Made in Munster Property Guide: Munster feels property chill as builders battle the odds

Residential property data shows a slowdown in the level of house-price increases, particularly in the Dublin region. Alan Healy examines the figures and speaks to industry experts about the impact on Munster

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Made in Munster: The best of Cork and Kerry sustainable foods on show at Cork City Hall

Made in Munster: The best of Cork and Kerry sustainable foods on show at Cork City Hall

With sustainable, locally-made goods in high demand, the best Cork and Kerry food producers are coming together to showcase their products as Munster’s largest indoor food market returns to Cork CIty Hall, writes Ciara McDonnell.

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Made in Munster: Three months, three steps to a financial reboot

Made in Munster: Three months, three steps to a financial reboot

As part of our Made in Munster series, we are talking to local firms devoted to helping individuals and families make the best of their finances, writes Gráinne McGuinness.

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Made in Munster: Making cider and brandy is a successful rural enterprise attached to Longueville House

Made in Munster: Making cider and brandy is a successful rural enterprise attached to Longueville House

Making cider and brandy is a successful rural enterprise attached to this four star country house hotel and restaurant

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Made in Munster: Art helps to soothe Limerick hospital stress

Made in Munster: Art helps to soothe Limerick hospital stress

The Arts Council loan initiative, which sees works put on display across the country, is proving particularly therapeutic in hospitals — for staff, patients and their families, discovers Helen O’Callaghan.

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Made in Munster: Art and craftmanship woven together in age-old tradition

Made in Munster: Art and craftmanship woven together in age-old tradition

North Cork basket-maker Diane Carton is optimistic that a growing interest in sustainability and climate change will help revive what was once a flourishing Irish craft, writes Ellie O’Byrne.

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Made in Munster: Meet Cork thatcher Liam Broderick

Made in Munster: Meet Cork thatcher Liam Broderick

Purchasing a thatched cottage was a decision that would change Liam Broderick’s life. Kya deLongchamps meets the long-time thatcher

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Made in Munster: Dáithí Ó Sé on his journey from circus star to media ringmaster

Made in Munster: Dáithí Ó Sé on his journey from circus star to media ringmaster

RTÉ TV presenter Dáithí Ó Sé develops his own style of parenting from hs past experiences as a ringmaster in Duffy’s Circus and as a singer on stage with The Chieftains.

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Made in Munster: Lace-making a labour of love rather than laborious industry

Made in Munster: Lace-making a labour of love rather than laborious industry

Lacemakers in Limerick want to preserve their unique craft for future generations and hope to gain UNESCO heritage status, writes Ellie O’Byrne.

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Made in Munster: ‘I was down to a euro’ - Watch The Young Offenders actors tell of struggle to make it in acting

Made in Munster: ‘I was down to a euro’ - Watch The Young Offenders actors tell of struggle to make it in acting

Friends and Young Offenders actors Shane Casey and Dominic MacHale speak to Pat Fitzpatrick about struggling to make it but why they are not seeking out fame.

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Made in Munster: ‘I turned my hobby into a business’

Made in Munster: ‘I turned my hobby into a business’

Karen Cunneen-Bilbow Owner, Fabricate Ireland

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Made in Munster: Shopping local has never looked this good.

Made in Munster: Shopping local has never looked this good.

Put provenance first this season and make 'Made in Munster' the label to be seen in. With outstanding craftmanship and commitment to quality, these homegrown designers are making Munster-made fashion wish list worthy around the world. Shopping local has never looked so good. Carolyn Moore reports.

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‘It’s the clash of the ash, not the clash of the carbon-fibre’

‘It’s the clash of the ash, not the clash of the carbon-fibre’

Charleville hurley maker Tony McCauliffe lives and breathes GAA. He inherited the North Cork business that makes custom hurleys for some of Munster’s biggest stars from his father, writes Ellie O’Byrne.

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Made in Munster: The best interior shops in country towns

Made in Munster: The best interior shops in country towns

Carol O’Callaghan continues her round-up of home interior shops in country towns and the outer reaches of our cities, finding more treasure troves which offer something new and a touch of exclusivity

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Made in Munster: The tech giant Apple harvesting food from Fota Gardens

Made in Munster: The tech giant Apple harvesting food from Fota Gardens

Volunteers from the multinational tech company harvest food fresh from Fota Gardens, writes Peter Dowdall.

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Made in Munster: The ancient art of súgán-making is woven into Irish family history

Made in Munster: The ancient art of súgán-making is woven into Irish family history

John’s chairs will last a lifetime, but he is also passing on his knowledge to a new generation, writes Ellie O’Byrne.

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IDA Ireland: Era of optimism with growth evident in all sectors

IDA Ireland: Era of optimism with growth evident in all sectors

IDA Ireland is experiencing its highest ever level of employment in client companies with all regions experiencing growth.

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Enterprise Ireland: Rural job creation enjoying a record high in Munster

Enterprise Ireland: Rural job creation enjoying a record high in Munster

In today’s uncertain world, it is more than ever vital that Irish business takes every possible step to ensure growth and profitability.

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Global computer giant in recruitment mode

Global computer giant in recruitment mode

Apple has been operating in Ireland since 1980 when it opened a manufacturing facility in Cork.

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Made in Munster: Harvesting power of gut bacteria

Made in Munster: Harvesting power of gut bacteria

Clodagh Finn visits UCC’s world-leading microbiome centre, where researchers are exploring new ways to use intestinal bacteria to improve our mental and physical health, including the possibility of developing a probiotic capsule to help control weight

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Made in Munster: Wish list of the best products in the province

Made in Munster: Wish list of the best products in the province

Esther N McCarthy mixes it up with spins on kitchen classics, Munster-based design news plus an absolute diamond of a pouf

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Johnson Controls puts diversity and inclusion firmly in spotlight

Johnson Controls puts diversity and inclusion firmly in spotlight

“My mum said, ‘Why would you go to a manufacturing plant where you’re the only woman?’”

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Made in Munster: The best breaks to book in the province

Made in Munster: The best breaks to book in the province

The best getaways might be closer to home than you think. Thomas Breathnach showcases some of the top holiday destinations our province has to offer

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Made in Munster: Meet the West Cork dollmaker who uses bio-degradable materials for her craft

Made in Munster: Meet the West Cork dollmaker who uses bio-degradable materials for her craft

Laura Whalen is a Munster-based dollmaker and mother-of-five, and the founder of the Bábóg project, a community crafting drive to make a commemorative doll for all the babies born in Irish mother and baby homes.

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Made in Munster: So many treasure troves for the interiors enthusiast

Made in Munster: So many treasure troves for the interiors enthusiast

Munster offers so many hidden gems with bargains, ideas and must-have products for the interiors enthusiast who is always on the lookout for something new, writes Carol O’Callaghan.

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Made in Munster: 'My advice? Be free in your style’ - Ceramicist Hedi O'Neill

Made in Munster: 'My advice? Be free in your style’ - Ceramicist Hedi O'Neill

Aileen Lee in conversation with ceramicist Hedi O'Neill.

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Made in Munster: Reinventing the household chair

Made in Munster: Reinventing the household chair

Kya deLongchamps talks to Alison Ospina who has reinvented the household chair.

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Made in Munster: Plants that are unique to a province

Made in Munster: Plants that are unique to a province

Fiann Ó Nualláin follows in the footsteps of the Fianna as he explores a province’s hills and vales.

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