Kennedy Wilson’s acquisition of the Shelbourne Hotel  closes out a near decade of ownership by a consortium of investors that included Bernard McNamara and Jerry O’Reilly. Photograph: Frank Miller / The Irish Times

It was some time in the making but ownership of the Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin, the city’s most famous five-star inn, has finally transferred to Kenne(...)

Staff marking the 190th anniversary of the Shelbourne Hotel in April of this year.

The Shelbourne Hotel has been acquired by US property investment group Kennedy Wilson, which is planning to invest millions of euro into the business (...)

David Courtney was involved in €400 million deal in 2005 to buy the Superquinn chain. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

MARK PAUL The death has taken place of David Courtney, a well-known property investor who came to prominence following h(...)

John Malone, who is the chairman of US media giant Liberty, also owns Humewood Castle in Co Wicklow. . Photograph: Frank Miller

US businessman John Malone has bought the Hilton Hotel at Charlemont Place in Dublin, less than a year after buying the Trinity Capital Hotel o(...)

Overlooking the Grand Canal at Grand Parade: the block has also been the headquarters of the then Irish owned tobacco company PJ Carroll whose manufacturing plant was located in Dundalk

The former headquarters of the Irish Nationwide Building Society goes for sale today with a guide price of €13 million. The seven-storey over basement(...)