The cranes may be back on the Dublin skyline, but will it mean more residential units for sale? Photograph: Alan Betson

Last June, Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly sent what now seems like a subtle warning to Dublin City Council, telling it not to put any “unreas(...)

The number of people on the social housing waiting list has increased by almost 1,400 in just six months

More than 43,500 people are waiting to be housed by Dublin City Council, the highest number ever. The number of people on the social housing waiting(...)

Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly with Labour’s John Lyons. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

More than 1,000 homes are currently under construction in Dublin, three-quarters of which are apartments, according to new figures from Dublin City Co(...)

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(...)

Artists are urging Dublin City Council to provide affordable work and exhibition space to deal with a growing “crisis” in studio availability brought(...)

What remains in Nos. 14- 17 is significant and evocative; the restoration of these buildings, showcasing their 18th century features and allowing visitors to see the 1916 attempts to tunnel between the houses, will make it a significant attraction and permanent monument to the status of Moore Street in the 1916 story. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

As a rallying cry, “Save Moore Street” seems compelling as the centenary of the 1916 Rising approaches. The cry has been adopted by various politician(...)

An artist’s impression of the new Dalymount Park which would include a new realigned artificial pitch and two new stands.

Dublin City Council has produced detailed plans for the new Dalymount Park with a realignment of the pitch and a staged construction envisaged for a p(...)

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band in the RDS, Dublin in 2012. Photographer: Dara Mac Dónaill/ The Irish Times

Bruce Springsteen is to play Croke Park in Dublin for the first time on Friday, May 27th, forcing the rescheduling of two GAA Leinster championship ga(...)

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(...)

A poster for Renua’s Terence Flanagan has had its “public meeting” sticker begin to peel off in the wind (left), while other posters have seen the stickers removed completely (right). Photographs: Stephen Ray

Storm Henry may have left some disgruntled election candidates in its wake after Monday night’s strong winds blew stickers off public meeting posters,(...)