Palmerstown house and estate near Nass in Co Kildare.

The Comer Group plans to create 100 full and part-time jobs at Palmerstown estate over the next year, a hotel it took over from Nama.Palmerstown hou(...)

Brian Comer: Operates on a deceptively simple rule of thumb that if something is for sale in a top city at significantly less than it cost to build, it’s a deal. Photograp: Ken Lennox

Luck and timing count for a lot in the property business as Brian Comer knows only too well. In 1992, whilst driving to work with his older brother(...)

Brian and Luke Comer, Comer Group

The Comer Group is an international commercial property company, and award-winning developer of luxury homes. It has residential and commercial intere(...)

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‘A bonanza . . . bananas . . . both!” says one estate agent in Galway, summing up a property market that bounced back last year at twice the Du(...)

Businessman Jim Mansfield who died on Wednesday at the age of 75. Photograph: Collins

Businessman Jim Mansfield died yesterday at the age of 75. Mr Mansfield, who estimated his own fortune at €1.7 billion in 2007, is best known as the f(...)

Boomtime buy: the former UCD Veterinary College site in Ballsbridge was bought in 2005 for €171.5 million – the equivalent of €84 million an acre – but is worth just €22.5 million today

The Comer Group, the property investment business owned by Galway-born Luke and Brian Comer, has outbid up to a dozen developers to buy a 2.02-acre si(...)

A consortium headed by the wealthy Galway developers Brian and Luke Comer has bought a substantial redevelopment site fronting on to Eyre Squar(...)