The second and final phase of Belarmine Woods, a new housing development near Stepaside, goes on display this weekend. The new development has been(...)

With this week’s proposal from Fine Gael to cut the amount of VAT on new homes and to introduce a “Help to Buy” to ease the way for first-time buyers,(...)

Dermot P. McArdle, a company manager who is suing his neighbour Colin Kilgannon and his wife Jelena over the felling of trees between their properties.Photograph: Collins Courts.

A Dublin systems engineer had no entitlement to cut down his next-door neighbour’s 50-year-old trees, a judge in the Circuit Civil Court ruled on Frid(...)

Dermot P McArdle told the Circuit Civil Court that in September 2015 he had been trying to sell his property on Kilgobbin Road, Stepaside, Dublin, and had been shocked to find his next-door neighbour Colin Kilgannon had carried out the tree felling. File photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

A Dublin company manager has told a court the value of his home fell by €90,000 after a neighbour cut down seven 50-feet high trees close to their com(...)

Giraffe Childcare at Belarmine, Stepaside, Co. Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

An internal investigation is underway after two children left a Dublin crèche by themselves yesterday and were later located nearby by staff.The Gira(...)