The largest allocation was in Dublin city where some 330 homeless families and individuals were housed. Photograph: Getty Images

At least half of all social housing available in Dublin city and county is to be allocated to homeless people until the end of next January in an atte(...)

The Dublin Housing Supply Task Force said there was enough zoned land in the greater Dublin area to meet housing demand for the next six years. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters

More State investment is needed in Dublin city than in the other three Dublin local authority areas combined in order to make priority zoned lands us(...)

Almost 100,000 new homes could be built on available zoned land across Dublin, the report states. File photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

State funding of €165 million is needed to allow the zoned land in Dublin city and county be developed for housing, according to an unpublished Govern(...)

Developers have been given  permission  to build somewhere between 18,000 and 20,000 homes in Dublin

Last year the State’s Housing Agency calculated the number of homes that would be needed in Dublin over a five-year period – a minimum of 37,700, risi(...)

Dublin Institute of Technology’s Grangegorman site.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Only 10 per cent of students can live on campus at the new €200 million Dublin Institute of Technology in Grangegorman, Dublin, under “fast- track” (...)

Gutter Bookshop, Cow’s Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Dublin City Council is to sell off the commercial assets of Temple Bar Cultural Trust, the State company disbanded last year following controversy ov(...)

 Councillor Mannix Flynn launching an official guide to Temple Bar with artist Marta Wakula-Mac in 2008. Three years later he tabled a motion to move the trust under the  control of the council. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

The final nail in the coffin of Temple Bar Cultural Trust has not quite been hammered home; Dublin City Council must wait for legislation before it ca(...)

The Story of the Irish, a new theatrical and cinematic attraction in Smithfield, Dublin. Photograph: The Story of the Irish website

A theatrical and cinematic experience celebrating 10,000 years of “Irishness” has opened at the Haymarket in Dublin’s Smithfield. The Story of the Iri(...)

Dublin city traders say  that, while they accept disruption from the latest Luas works will be inevitable, car users, in particular shoppers, must not be forced out of the city. File photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times 1:27

Concern is mounting among Dublin businesses over increasing restrictions on cars in the city centre. The main construction works for the Luas cross ci(...)

A plasterer at work. Photograph: Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

Just over half the minimum number of new homes needed to meet demand in Dublin city and county last year were built, according to new figures from th(...)