Minister for Finance Michael Noonan with Pat Gunn, Green REIT, at the Listing of Green REIT plc on the Irish Stock Exchange, in Dublin. Photograph: Eric Luke.

Recently floated real estate investor Green REIT is in pole position to buy a portfolio of commercial properties from Danske Bank after it was confirm(...)

Fitzwilliam Hall, Dublin 2: the serviced office centre produces a rent roll of €800,000 per annum and has seen interest from parties intent on bidding on all or part of a distressed property portfolio being sold for up to €140 million. photograph: frank miller

Green REIT, Ireland’s first property investment trust, remains favourite to buy a distressed property portfolio being sold by Danske Bank and expected(...)

Agent DTZ Sherry FitzGerald has had over 160 offers for all or part of a distressed property portfolio to be sold for Danske Bank. The response is ea(...)

Developer Michael O’Flynn: up to five investors are understood to be willing to bid at least €950 million to buy the loans given to the property group controlled by him from Nama, although the State agency has yet to put them on the market.

Up to five investors are understood to be willing to bid at least €950 million to buy the loans given to the property group controlled by Michael O’Fl(...)

More than 40 years after the last Apollo astronauts left the moon, Nasa is preparing to launch the small  robotic spacecraft, seen in this artist’s illustration, to investigate after crews reported seeing an odd glow on the lunar horizon just before sunrise.  Image: Dana Berry/Nasa handout

An unmanned Minotaur 5 rocket blasted off from the Virginia coast yesterday to send a small Nasa science satellite on its way to the moon, officials s(...)

The two most lucrative shows at Dublin’s O2 venue last year were those of singer-songwriter Paul Simon, who grossed €1.6 million last July. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Sold-out concerts by One Direction and Van Morrison at Dublin’s 02 last year were not enough to prevent the group operating the venue incurring a 18 p(...)

One Nine Elms is a proposed mixed-used development comprising 1.13 million sq ft of prime residential, commercial and retail space in central London.

Irish developer Green Property has agreed to sell its One Nine Elms development in London to China-based Dalian Wanda Group for £90 million (€105 mill(...)

An Airbus A320, one of the models to be ordered by Apollo. Photograph: Pascal Rossignol/Reuters

Irish-based aircraft and equipment leasing specialist, Apollo Aviation Group, plans to spend $220 million (€165 million) buying aircraft, engines and (...)

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield give a thumbs up after the Russian Soyuz space capsule landed some 150 km southeast of the town of Zhezkazgan in central Kazakhsta. Photograph: Reuters

I feel bereft. My one small comfort is knowing I am not alone. There are 940,118 people on Twitter feeling the same this week. And another 333,(...)

Documents filed in a court in Connecticut show developer Sean Dunne owes debts totalling almost $50 million (€39 million) in “domestic support obligations” arising from two court judgements.   Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons/The Irish Times

Bankrupt property developer Sean Dunne says he owes debts totalling almost $50 million (€39 million) in “domestic support obligations” arising (...)