Ulster Bank had become a shareholder in the group in 2013 following a debt-for-equity deal, agreed after a lengthy restructuring process. Photograph: Adrian Brown/Bloomberg News

Ulster Bank received close to €220 million for its near 25 per cent stake in Jurys Inns just over a year after valuing its shareholding at zero, the S(...)

Canada House: set a new benchmark rent for Dublin city centre of €60 per sq ft

Goodbody stockbrokers, that venerable old Ballsbridge institution, has always been a cultured sort of place, the traditional home of Ireland’s “old mo(...)

Alan Hynes: the loan collateral includes €3.6m personal guarantee Hynes signed with Ulster Bank. Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES

The Wexford accountant Alan Hynes has said he is involved in an effort to buy loans totalling €12.7 million from US investor group Lone Star which bo(...)

Jurys Inn operates 21 UK provincial hotels, four London hotels, five hotels in Ireland and one in Prague. It employs approximately 2,000 people.  (Photograph: Adrian Brown/Bloomberg News)

US private equity group Lone Star Funds has closed its €900 million acquisition of Jurys Inn, following approval by the competition authority.John Br(...)

Ulster Bank has hundreds of guarantees given by property investors and developers which it is trying to sell. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

  Property movement Property movement Lone Star, the largest single investor in Irish property since the crash, plans to further sell (...)

Long-term interest in Ireland: Luke Comer in the kitchen of the new Hersil Wood development in Knocklyon, Dublin 16. Photograph: Cyril Byrne 5:02

Luke Comer is only half an hour late, which is good going by all accounts. The developer, who with his brother Brian, has built a £2.5 billion prop(...)

The offices of the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation: IBRC closed nine transactions with a combined face value of €18.7 billion while Nama completed 16 deals worth €10.1 billion.

Irish Bank Resolution Corporation and the National Asset Management Agency were the two biggest sellers of commercial real estate in Europe last year,(...)

John Brennan will remain as chief executive of Jurys Inn. He said that the owner is “very committed to the future growth and development of the Jurys Inn brand and business”. (Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES)

US private equity group Lone Star Funds is to pay £680 million (€909mn) to acquire the Jurys Inn chain of 31 hotels from a group of investors. The ho(...)

Dundrum Town Centre: expected to come on the market in the early part of the year and will generate considerable interest at home and abroad. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Six years after the property meltdown, the painful hangover has been replaced by a buying frenzy, much of it at surprisingly high values.The turnarou(...)

Goldman Sachs and CarVal have bought a  €2 billion Irish portfolio from Lloyds. Photograph: Carl Court/Getty Images

UK bank Lloyds has agreed the sale of a €2 billion portfolio of Irish buy-to-let residential and small commercial mortgages to Goldman Sachs and pri(...)