Brian Comer: Operates on a deceptively simple rule of thumb that if something is for sale in a top city at significantly less than it cost to build, it’s a deal. Photograp: Ken Lennox

Luck and timing count for a lot in the property business as Brian Comer knows only too well. In 1992, whilst driving to work with his older brother(...)

Ronnie Masterson, who has died aged 87, was one of the best-known stage actor of her generation in Ireland from the 1940s to the 1970s, who the(...)

Boomtime buy: the former UCD Veterinary College site in Ballsbridge was bought in 2005 for €171.5 million – the equivalent of €84 million an acre – but is worth just €22.5 million today

The Comer Group, the property investment business owned by Galway-born Luke and Brian Comer, has outbid up to a dozen developers to buy a 2.02-acre si(...)

John Hinshaw, HP’s executive vice president of technology and operations

It has been a week of high drama for computer giant HP, book-ended by board resignations – including the departure of chairman Ray Lane – late last(...)