Hillside in Rathmichael: one of the few new schemes which has launched in the area

David Hall, Waterford native and former chief executive of Digicel Jamaica, is planning yet another large-scale property development in Rathmichael, s(...)

About 21,000 new homes will be needed each year for the next three years to meet demand, according to a new report by the Housing Agency.  Photograph: Laura Hutton/RollingNews.ie

Housing looks set to be the key issue facing any incoming government. However, as consensus on the issues involved and how best they can be addressed(...)

 AIB chief executive Bernard Byrne (left)   and chief financial officer Mark Bourke  at a press conference to announce pre-tax profits at AIB. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

At the beginning of its analyst briefing yesterday, AIB chief executive Bernard Byrne reminded the audience how the bank’s bottom line performance has(...)

Niall Ó Tuathail, Social Democrat candidate for Galway West, canvassing in Shop Street in Galway city. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

“Since when did your party send out 15-year-old candidates?” Social Democrat candidate for Galway West Niall Ó Tuathail laughs as he recalls the reac(...)

Luas:  Cherrywood to Bray extension proposed

Falls Road in Rathmichael has long been one of the lowest density residential roads within the M50, but that may soon change. Earlier this year, Water(...)

The Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation is attempting  to bring banks, Government, regulators, the courts services, and debt advisory agencies around the table to see if a big-bang solution can be framed for long-term arrears

The new year is only six days old but already there has been a flood of positive economic indicators. New car sales were up 30 per cent in 2015 to l(...)

David Hall, chief execuctive of the Irish Mortgage Holders’ Organisation: “We’ve made a proposal to the banking federation that the time has come for a meeting of all stakeholders to address the long-term arrears issue.” Photograph: Collins Courts

The Irish Mortgage Holders’ Organisation (IMHO) has proposed that banks, insolvency practitioners, the Government, regulators, and various other Stat(...)

Ms Justice Deirdre Murphy: In May, she ruled the Circuit Court did not have jurisdiction to hear a case in which Bank of Ireland Mortgage Bank sought to repossess the home of a Cavan couple. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The confusion caused by two conflicting High Court judgments on the right of the Circuit Court to hear certain repossession cases must be resolved “as(...)

In the Bill, the discharge term for bankruptcy is reduced from three years to one year. Photograph: Getty Images

Legislation before Cabinet on Tuesday to reduce the term of bankruptcy to one year would be “the single most positive thing” the Government h(...)

Lorcan O’Connor, director of the ISI, expects activity to increase over the rest of the year. ( Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES)

There was a significant reduction in demand for debt restructuring during the third quarter of 2015, with figures from the Insolvency Service of Irel(...)