Christie’s International Real Estate held their annual conference this week at the newly renovated Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times

The Shelbourne Hotel on St Stephen’s Green was only heaving on Tuesday evening with perma-tanned men, perfectly coiffed women and whiter than white sm(...)

Walk-in wardrobes, American white oak staircases with recessed stairlights, cedar benches in small patio gardens – a new homes development in Killine(...)

Anstice Lodge has had many incarnations since it was built circa 1895. Originally the coach house for Ashurst – the 10,000sq ft Gothic pile next door(...)

It was a small ad in this very paper that lured Maura and George Tully out from Mount Merrion to Garden Cottage, one of several properties that form (...)

A brand new house on Dalkey Hill, nearly opposite Torca Cottage – once George Bernard Shaw’s home – is as modern as it could be, with lots of floor-t(...)

Vincent Finnegan’s  new office  is within a stone’s throw of two thriving agencies in  Dún Laoghaire  – Sherry FitzGeral and DNG

Estate agent Vincent Finnegan has opened a new office in Dún Laoghaire, within a stone’s throw of two thriving agencies in the area – Sherry FitzGera(...)

 John, also known as Cornelius, Murphy (66), of Church Road, Killiney, Dublin, arrives at the Dublin Circuit Criminal Court whre he was found guilty of stealing over €18,000  from a charity he founded which sent terminally ill children to see Santa.  Photograph: Collins Courts.

A travel agent who set up a charity which sent terminally ill children to Lapland has been given a suspended sentence for stealing over €18,000 from t(...)

I arrive to work at my usual er-yeah-whatever o’clock and I cop it the moment I swing the old Five Serious into my porking space outside. It’s gone. (...)

A man jailed for 15 years for the rape and sexual assault of a woman whose child he abducted in the same incident has lost an appeal taken against the State after it emerged his solicitors’ calls were recorded while he was in prison. Photograph:Frank Miller/The Irish Times.

A man jailed for 15 years for the rape and sexual assault of a woman whose child he abducted in the same incident has lost an appeal taken against th(...)

Michael Murray (44), formerly of Killiney Oaks, Dublin, was jailed at the Central Criminal Court in 2013 for 15 years for rape, attempted rape, oral rape and aggravated sexual assault, child abduction, threats to kill or cause serious harm, false imprisonment and theft.  Photograph: Frank Miller /The Irish Times.

A man jailed for raping a woman and abducting her child is appealing an unsuccessful High Court action taken after it emerged his solicitors’ calls we(...)