George’s Dock 2 in Dublin’s IFSC: the building comes with 40 car parking spaces as well as a third-generation fit-out including raised access floors, suspended ceiling and recessed lighting

Irish Life will have the option to upgrade George’s Dock 2 (GD2), a high-profile office building at the entrance to Dublin’s International Financial S(...)

Airside South Quarter near Swords in north Dublin: Two four-storey multi-let adjoining buildings are for sale with a guide price of €12 million

A mixed development of mainly leisure and dining facilities on the edge of the Airside Business Park near Swords in north Dublin is to be offered for(...)

A computer-generated image of the building to replace Hainault House at 69-71 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2

Irish Life Investment Managers is to replace a 1960s office block on St Stephen’s Green with a development adjoining another new office scheme being f(...)

 It’s likely the only way rates will fall  to a level enjoyed by our European counterparts – despite the efforts of Government – is if new entrants come in. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Against a background of increasing pressure from the Government to bring Irish mortgage variable rates into line with European competitors, banks are (...)

“The consolidation of airlines is probably the strongest argument for the sell-off of the State’s stake in Aer Lingus. Yet airline mergers have yet to prove a financial success. Iberia and the largest airline group in Europe, Lufthansa, are struggling.” Photograph: Peter Muhly/AFP/Getty Images

Aer Lingus is back in the spotlight since the British Airways parent IAG formally announced the terms of its offer for the airline last week, valuing (...)

McDonald’s on Grafton Street had been paying €1.15 million until its lease ran out in 2011. The rent subsequently dropped to €600,000. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

McDonald’s fast-food outlet on Dublin’s Grafton Street is among eight retail investments and five office blocks which have just been bought by Irish L(...)

Grafton Street, Dublin: rents on the street have  risen to €5,500 per sq m (€511 per sq ft).  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Grafton Street is often cited as a barometer for the retail sector, and latest figures suggest a recovery in rents and values is well under way. Zone (...)

The late Brian Lenihan, who died in 2011, is featured in the first of the RTÉ Legacy series. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A documentary about the life and political career of the late Brian Lenihan jnr discloses the difficult relationship he had with Bertie Ahern and the (...)

The red-in-tooth-and-claw capitalism that operates in the United States is generally frowned upon in Europe, where fair treatment of employees and a c(...)

Avoca Court, Blackrock: four-storey over basement block was built in 1990

A private investor is to pay over €4 million for a suburban office investment at Temple Road in Blackrock, Co Dublin. Fiona Kennedy of CBRE had been (...)