Businessman Denis O’Brien: approach to buy Four Seasons hotel in Dublin. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

Denis O’Brien has made an approach to buy the Four Seasons hotel in Dublin, according to the Sunday Times. The 200-bed hotel is owned by London and Re(...)

Sean Dunne: officially applied to the Connecticut bankruptcy court  to abandon his court bid to seek a fresh financial start.   Photograph: Simon Carswell/The Irish Times

Property developer Sean Dunne has blamed the high costs he faced for his decision to give up his legal fight to walk away from about €700 million in d(...)

Seán Dunne: Under the US legal system, each side will pay their own costs in Nama’s 16-month challenge against the developer. Photograph: Steve Miller/Irish Times

Twenty months after he sought refuge in the US bankruptcy courts and a faster passage away from €700 million of debts that he would have had to naviga(...)

Bankrupt property developer Sean Dunne. Photograph:  Garrett White / Collins

Property developer Sean Dunne has thrown in the towel on his attempt to walk away from about €700 million in debts through the US bankruptcy courts(...)

 The Lagoon Beach Hotel in  Cape Town,  South Africa: one of the properties transferred from ownership of Seán Dunne to his wife Gayle

A dispute over whether bankrupt developer Seán Dunne validly transferred various property assets to his wife Gayle, including a hotel in South Africa(...)

Donnybrook Mall: the seven shops currently trading from the mall are producing a combined rental income of €392,805. Photograph: David Sleator

A private investor has bought the Donnybrook Mall shopping complex in the centre of Donnybrook village in Dublin 4 for €6.6 million in a deal that wil(...)

 Seán Dunne. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Lawyers for the National Asset Management Agency (Nama) have asked a US court to postpone until next May the trial to decide whether property devel(...)

Developer Seán Dunne and his wife, Gayle Killilea Dunne (right). Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

The son and wife of bankrupt developer Seán Dunne have cleared the final hurdle in the planning process to build their $22 million (€17 million) propo(...)

Gayle Killilea Dunne: the paining ‘King and Queen’ was seized during a raid on a house in Co Kildare, the court heard. Photograph: Collins Courts

Gayle Killilea Dunne, wife of developer Seán Dunne, is in dispute with the trustee administering her husband’s Irish bankruptcy over the ownership of(...)

Marian Gale’s boutique in Donnybrook. Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

A judge has set the rent for the 1,540 square foot Marian Gale boutique at The Mall, Donnybrook, Dublin, at €30 per square foot or just over €46,000 a(...)