The larger homes, on roads in and around Grove Avenue and Stillorgan Grove, are also known for their large gardens. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Like many other areas of south Dublin, Stillorgan was very much a small village on the outskirts of the city, until large-scale building took place in(...)

Help-to-buy scheme ‘made housebuilding viable again’. Photographer: Dara MacDónaill

An Bórd Pleanála has received 13 planning applications for developments that could see the construction of up to 4,000 housing units under the Governm(...)

Former Esmonde Motors site in Stillorgan: it  could possibly accommodate a five- or six-storey building with at least 1,858sq m (20,000sq ft) of retail space on the ground floor and up to 80 apartments on the upper floors

A key site which was formerly occupied by Esmonde Motors in the centre of Stillorgan village in south Co Dublin is certain to attract considerable in(...)