Panda Waste is poised to buy rival Greenstar from US fund Cerberus, according to a report.

Recycling group Panda Waste is poised to buy rival Greenstar from US fund Cerberus, according to the Sunday Times. The newspaper reported that ther(...)

A spokesman for Roscommon County Council said of the properties offered, 75 were identified between two “very tiny villages”, 32 in Ballintubber and 43 in Keadue, where there was “no demand whatsoever”. Photograph: PA

None of the properties identified by Nama for social housing in Leitrim and Longford were deemed suitable by the local authorities, the agency has sai(...)

The measures won’t make a dent in existing rents, and it’s far from certain that they will make renting a viable long-term option. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

After months of inter-Coalition wrangling, and years of escalating rents, the Government has come up with a solution to Ireland’s rental-accommodation(...)

Irish Rents have been rising steadily since 2013, particularly in Dublin. Rents in the capital rose 9.2 per cent in the year to the end of June, an(...)

Nama chair  Frank Daly at Leinster House in Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

The National Assets Management Agency (Nama) spent just in excess of €9 million on consultancy fees during the sale process for the Project Eagle port(...)

Independent TD Mick Wallace told Taoiseach Enda Kenny that “we need to build social housing through the local authorities. Not until then will you solve the housing crisis.”  File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A cartel of predominantly foreign investors are now controlling the rental market, it has been claimed in the Dáil. Independent TD Mick Wallace told T(...)

The entrance to the former Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau with the lettering ‘Arbeit macht frei’ (‘Work makes you free’) in Oswiecim, Poland

Former minister for justice Alan Shatter has expressed his astonishment with Johnny Ronan signing off his written statement to the banking inquiry (...)

Johnny Ronan’s company Treasury Holdings has just exited Nama after repaying €300 million in debt.

Developer Johnny Ronan has claimed the National Assets Management Agency destroyed his business. In a written statement to the banking inquiry,(...)

Former tánaiste Mary Coughlan. File photograph: Bryan O’Brien/The Irish Times

Former tánaiste Mary Coughlan has admitted that nobody in government raised concerns about the supervision of banks before September 2008. Ms Coughla(...)

The Drumroe Village  student accommodation at University of  Limerick. A Higher Education Authority report says third level institutions plan to spend €1.2 billion by 2024 on new bed spaces but a shortage of 25,000 beds will remain. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times.

An inter-departmental steering group has been set up to examine proposals aimed at tackling the student accommodation crisis, including a possible new(...)