Looking ahead: The obvious release valve on price pressure will be the construction of new homes in desirable areas in 2015

The new year brings with it fresh speculation as to how the property market will perform in 2015. But if anything was learned last year, it’s that (...)

In the dog days of January thoughts turn to escape, and the buyers of Drishane Point in west Cork have secured a permanent escape to rival most fol(...)

The Hollybrook scheme is the final part of the Robswall development in Malahide

A new homes scheme in Malahide is using the holiday period to attract prospective buyers by taking the unusual step of launching over Christmas. Holly(...)

The top selling houses of 2014: €7.9 million,  Deepwell, Blackrock, Co Dublin

If 2013 was the year when the tumbling property market found a floor, 2014 was the one where property values, particularly in the capital, not only(...)


Experiences of the recent past have knocked a serious dent in the national obsession with property ownership. This, combined with an increasingly m(...)

Big Soda Clothing is a small design house making and printing T-shirts and sweaters that are giving Abercrombie, Superdry and the rest a good run f(...)


Three years ago when the bottom of the falling property market seemed unfathomable, two young brothers from Arklow began buying sites for developme(...)

Paddy McKillen senior: the expression of interest was issued in recent weeks by solicitors for Soundwave, a company owned by the McKillen property development family. Photograph: PA

Blackrock Bowling and Tennis Club, one of Dublin’s oldest bowling clubs, has been approached to swap its 108-year-old grounds for a five-acre site be(...)

For a house that started life as a modest Regency villa on Nerano Road – off Dalkey’s Sorrento road – Khyber Lodge has had more than its share of d(...)

Would that I could describe for you the carefully crafted lunch I tote to work daily. A clever compartmentalised designer box replete with keen-wa (li(...)