The Elm Park  portfolio was developed just before the property crash at a cost of about €550 million

US investment fund Starwood has emerged as the preferred bidder for Elm Park, the vast office and residential development on Merrion Road, Dublin 4, w(...)

Elm Park: virtually completed when the property market crashed in 2007

A combined offer from Joe O’Reilly’s Chartered Land and the US-based Ares Investment Funds and a rival bid from American investor Starwood have put bo(...)

Blocks three and four in Grove Court, Blanchardstown have an overall floor area of 6,335sq m

IPB Insurance has emerged as the purchaser of two modern office investments at Grove Court in Blanchardstown, Dublin 15. The selling price of €13.4 mi(...)

More than 600 residents of the 298 apartments at Longboat Quay are affected by fire safety notices which empower Dublin Fire Brigade to evacuate the complex should it consider such a step necessary. File photograph: Dara Mac Donaill/The Irish Times

The Longboat Quay Management Company has initiated legal proceedings over liability for funding fire safety works costing of some €3.5 million at the (...)

Longboat Quay in the Dublin Docklands. Photograph: PA

Legal proceedings have been issued against the Dublin Docklands Development Authority by the management company representing residents threatened with(...)

 Sinn Féin deputy leader  Mary Lou McDonald. Photograph: Leah Farrell /

Sinn Féin deputy leader Mary Lou McDonald has said she would personally contact the developer of the Longboat Quay complex if she had his number. She (...)

Longboat Quay apartment block in the Dublin docklands. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

No guarantees can be given that we won’t see a repetition of the Longboat Quay situation because the current building regulations – implemented by for(...)

The Longboat Quay apartment complex in Dublin’s docklands, built by Bernard McNamara. Residents  face a possible evacuation or a  bill of €4 million for fire safety works in the building. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

When the shiny new development went up on the banks of the Liffey a decade ago, its name seemed an appropriate nod to Dublin’s rich Viking past. But (...)

Views of Longboat Quay Apartments on Sir John Rogersons Quay, Dublin. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

More than 600 residents of a Dublin docklands apartment complex face evacuation from their homes on Thursday on the orders of Dublin Fire Brigade, if (...)

The Quartz was completed by Bernard McNamara before going into bankruptcy with debts of €2.7bn

A long-vacant office building at Elm Park on the Merrion Road in Dublin 4 has finally been let to two international companies, a global insurance b(...)