John Moran: addressing business leaders on whether Ireland needs another economic hub to balance Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

Does Ireland need a second economic hub to counter-balance Dublin? This will be one of the main topics addressed by former Department of Finance secre(...)

Arena Centre in Tallaght

A mixed portfolio of commercial properties assembled by Green Reit is expected to sell for more than €168.7 million. It is being offered for sale fro(...)

Musgrave, the SuperValu operator with sales of more than €4.5bn and owned by a prominent Cork business family, lobbied the Government for tax breaks for family businesses. Photograph: The Irish Times

John Moran, the former secretary general in the Department of Finance, lobbied the Minister for Finance Michael Noonan in recent months seeking State(...)

The Blanchardstown Centre counts Penneys, Dunnes and Marks & Spencer among its retail offerings. Photograph: Paul Sherwood

The Blanchardstown Centre in west Dublin, Ireland’s biggest retail complex, will be put up for sale next month by its owner, Green Property Group. I(...)

John Moran, of Coolevin, Ballybrack, Co Dublin pictured leaving the Four Courts  after his Circuit Civil Court action for damages was dismissed. Photograph: Collins Courts

A 45-year-old postman, found to have “abused” a bus driver for not giving him a receipt for five cent, on Wednesday lost a €75,000 claim in the Circui(...)

Cranes over Dublin in 2007: large scale construction activity is expected in 2016. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

What would you like to see happening in the commercial property market next year? Sustained demand from investors and a steady supply of assets for s(...)

The St Stephen’s Green Centre in Dublin which is to get a €30 million facelift. Photograph: Alan Betson

Work on the remodelling and refurbishment of Dublin’s St Stephen’s Green Shopping Centre is expected to begin soon, following the sale of a minority (...)

Chief executive of JLL Ireland John Moran and Conor O’Gallagher of Guardian Property Asset Management. Photograph:  Conor McCabe Photography

Agent JLL is to offer a residential property service for the first time following its acquisition of Guardian Property Asset Management, a Dublin agen(...)

Property investor Paddy McKillen wants full access to 12 documents which he believes will show the Department of Finance engaged in “inappropriate” contacts with representatives of the billionaire Barclay brothers about his loans with State-owned IBRC and Nama, the High Court has heard. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire.

Property investor Paddy McKillen wants full access to 12 documents which he believes will show the Department of Finance engaged in “inappropriate” co(...)

Mary Lou McDonald of Sinn Féin: seeking ‘urgent response’ to claim made by Mike Aynsley. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

The final report by the Oireachtas banking inquiry is facing a delay of up to six weeks and is unlikely to be completed until early 2016. The delay m(...)