Developer Michael O’Flynn at his new development in Lucan. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

“I’m a complete fusspot,” says Michael O’Flynn, standing in the hallway of one of the well-appointed detached houses in his latest housing scheme, Rok(...)

Michael O’Flynn: Blackstone has given property developer €5 million to fit out 137 apartments in the Elysian tower in Cork city. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

It was once a symbol of the Celtic Tiger boom but the Elysian tower in Cork city could now be a emblem for the recovery following an agreement betwee(...)

Stephen Schwarzman, chief executive of Blackstone: “The calibre of this first class of Schwarzman Scholars is truly exceptional”. Photograph:  Sasha Maslov/The New York Times

A current commander of a special operations forces team on a classified mission in Iraq who has completed more than 25 elite athletic competitions and(...)

Johnny Ronan, one of the duo behind Treasury Holdings, exited Nama this year saying he paid off his personal loans to the agency in full.

Depending on how you look at it, 2016 marks either the tenth anniversary of the property boom’s peak, or of the point where the bubble inflated beyond(...)

Catherine Murphy: She pointed out in a Dáil debate that the Mahon and Moriarty tribunals had cost more than €200 million but implementation of their recommendations had been wholly unsatisfactory. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Government is involved in a “calculated removal of oversight” on matters of public interest, Social Democrats TD Catherine Murphy has claimed. (...)

Project Unclear might have been a better title for the portfolio of loans being sold by Ulster Bank’s parent company, Royal Bank of Scotland. Photograph: Bloomberg

Project Unclear might have been a better title for the portfolio of loans being sold by Ulster Bank’s parent company, Royal Bank of Scotland, given th(...)

Bloodstone Building: completed by property developer Seán Dunne shortly before the property crash in 2008

Blackstone, the world’s biggest private equity firm, is on track to make a profit of €43 million on two office buildings it bought in Dublin’s south d(...)

A still from Eir’s new ad campaign

Eir threw something of a curveball at Minister for Communications Alex White recently. His big plan to connect rural Ireland to high-speed broadband w(...)

 Former Apple chief executive   John Sculley at the  Web Summit in the RDS, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke

If we need any evidence that a reputation is often beyond anyone’s control, consider the case of John Sculley. Not many people, after all, have in r(...)

Developer Michael O’Flynn:    says O’Flynn Construction Group aims to build 10,000 homes, mostly in Dublin and Cork, over the next seven or eight years. Photograph:  Daragh McSweeney/Provision Developer Michael O’Flynn. Photograph: Daragh McSweeney/Provision

Property developer Michael O’Flynn aims to build 10,000 new homes over the next seven to eight years after putting together a €400 million funding pac(...)