Modern 191-bedroom hotel in Cork has extensive conference and leisure facilities. Photograph: Tony Healy

The landmark four-star Clarion Hotel on Cork’s Lapps Quay is on the market at €30 million through joint agents JLL and Savills. If it sells at its gui(...)

One Kilmainham Square: €28.5 million for the five-storey block over basement car park

With Dublin office rents climbing by an average annualised rate of more than 15 per cent over the past three years because of a shortfall in supply an(...)

Sylvia Roche Kelly, from Sixmilebridge, Co Clare, was killed in December, 2007,  while in Limerick celebrating her 33rd birthday.

The State has asked the High Court to halt an action for damages brought against it by the widower of murdered mother of two Sylvia Roche Kelly. The b(...)

Carol Booth in her studio in Abbeyleix, Co Laois. During the heyday of the Celtic Tiger mirrors and overmantels “were flying out the door”. Photograph: Alan Betson

Sunlight in solid form is how the artist Carol Booth describes the effect of the gilded surface. A practitioner of the ancient craft of gilding for th(...)

The Strand Hotel, built in Limerick city in 2007 by John Lally’s Lalco Holdings on the extensive site of the former Jury’s Hotel and overlooking the river Shannon

One of the finest hotels in Ireland’s mid-west region, the seven-year-old Strand Hotel in Limerick, is for sale on the international market. Tom Bar(...)

There were four bidders in the final shake-up for developer Brian O’Farrell’s portfolio. Photograph: Collins Courts

Patron Capital Partners has acquired loans with a face value of €225 million associated with Brian O’Farrell, the north Dublin developer and auctionee(...)

The five-star Westin Hotel and adjoining AIB bank branch on Dublin’s Westmoreland Street and College Green will be of interest mainly to international(...)

Dublin’s Westin Hotel is due to come to the market shortly. Photograph: Cyril Byrne /The Irish Times

A total of 13 hotels worth almost €85 million were sold in the first three months of the year, an increase of 150 per cent on the same period i(...)

Fr Tony Flannery: “In my talks, I hope to give some historical perspective to the main problems we are facing in the church today.” Photograph: Alan Betson

Fr Tony Flannery is in a much better place these days. He’s back in the family home. Back in the east Galway townland where it all began 67 yea(...)

Fota Island resort was sold for more than €20 million last year

There were about €200 million worth of transactions in the Irish hotel sector last year, according to a Savills report. Notable deals in(...)