The Rhode Parish Wind Turbine Action Group intends to seek leave to appeal the High Court decision.

Opponents of a Co Offaly wind farm say they are “absolutely devastated” at the failure of their High Court challenge, but intend to appeal to the Sup(...)

Earlier this week, a number of organisations opposing the plan to locate the National Children’s Hospital at a site at St James’s  Hospital in Dublin   launched a petition to build it  on a greenfield site at Connolly Hospital Blanchardstown. File photograph: Getty Images

A decision on planning permission for the new National Children’s Hospital has been delayed by up to three months. An Bord Pleanála was due to make a(...)

While politicians are busy trying to convince voters that they have the solution to the housing shortage, they seem to have forgotten our planning sys(...)

The 2.17 acre Leisureplex site, with ‘district centre’ zoning, which fronts the Lower Kilmacud and Old Dublin roads in Stillorgan

The Leisureplex site in Stillorgan sold for €65 million in 2006 – now it’s back on the market for €10 million through DTZ Sherry FitzGerald. It is b(...)

The Irish Catholic sign on a building in  Gardiner Street, Dublin. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

A Dublin hostel’s application to replace a “mundane and ugly” Irish Catholic sign on the facade of the building with the word “Paddywagon” has been re(...)

An Bord Pleanála has refused permission for a huge wind farm in north Meath. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Planning permission for a controversial €240 million wind farm development at in north Meath has been refused by an Bord Pleanála. Element Power had (...)

 Paul Gogarty: he said he and his colleagues were trying to prevent over-development in the area. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Builder New Generation Homes is set to clash with county councillors who are bidding to have a site that it has already earmarked for housing rezoned (...)

The case now looks set to go to a full trial and Mr Justice Brian McGovern has scheduled it for May 3rd in the High Court

O’Flynn Capital Partners’s (OFCP) High Court challenge to Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council’s decision to refuse planning for a €75 million housin(...)

When the sky over Broadhaven Bay in northwest Mayo turned “pure orange” last New Year’s Eve, it was evident that gas had finally come ashore after yea(...)

Led by chief executive Pat Crean (left) and founder Greg Kavanagh, New Generation Homes has spent more than €300 million buying development sites in Dublin. Photograph:  Nick Bradshaw

When he arrived on the property market five years ago at the trough of the recession, New Generation Homes founder Greg Kavanagh attracted plenty of a(...)