Houses in Gordon Street in Dublin with the Gasworks apartment complex in the background. Figures released on Wednesday by the CSO suggest property prices in Dublin suffered their   biggest monthly fall in three years in January.

Residential property prices fell at their sharpest rate in three years last month with the decline in Dublin put at just under 2 per cent, according t(...)

Elizabeth Arnett: “Landlord and tenants can confirm details at any time.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Landlords, including local authorities, have been warned that they have just weeks to contact Irish Water with the names of tenants or they may be hel(...)

Dominique McMullan: ‘Waltzing in water’ I allow my first swimming session to be a toe-dipping experience. Sitting in the water at the side of t(...)

Fair play: The label means the product offers a better deal. Photograph: Jean-Christophe Magnenet/AFP/Getty Images

  Fairtrade Fortnight? What’s that about? It starts today and runs for the next – you guessed it – two weeks. There will be talks and (...)

Irish Rail says it will ensure it is clear that customers can leave a voicemail to change a booking in future

William O’Connor contacted us to complain about Irish Rail and their online tickets. “I purchased a return Athenry to Dublin ticket on the Iris(...)

75-78 St Stephen’s Green: bought by Charles Stuart Parnell in 1867. Photograph: Eric Luke

75-78 St Stephen’s Green In 1867 Charles Stuart Parnell bought four houses – 75-78 – on the southern side of St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2, from S(...)

The research  by financial analyst Karl Deeter, Frank Quinn of the Blackrock Further Education Institute and David Duffy of the Economic and Social Research Institute looked at streets across Dublin city

The most recent property crash was just one in a long line of Irish booms and busts recorded over the last 300 years and not even close to being the w(...)

The service has slowed significantly as a result of an increased demand following a glut of passport applications. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Major delays are being experienced by users of the Passport Express service after the official anticipated waiting times for the expedited service wer(...)

Will Electric Ireland shed some light on this situation?

John Healy writes to say his grandson has been confronted with a “truly Orwellian situation” when dealing with Electric Ireland. John’s grandson is(...)

Valrhona Guanaja

VALRHONA GUANAJA €4.50 for 70g, €64.28 per kg Okay, let’s deal with the negatives first. This chocolate is not cheap and it is not easy t(...)