'With a significant increase in the number of sales falling through just prior to closing, estate agents must ask themselves if this is truly in the best interests of their clients.'

In the midst of many property market challenges, it may be time to evaluate the selling model for houses and some of the chronic inefficiencies in the(...)

One of the first  Allsop property auctions in 2011 in  Shelbourne Hotel, Dublin Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Private equity house Pollen Street Capital has bought a significant stake in Irish online auction house BidX1. The British company has also committed (...)

Shanagarry Chimney in Dublin’s Milltown is one of the eye-catching lots in the BidX1 online auction, with a reserve of €35,000, and an income of €13,880 a year.

Putative property buyers are now able to borrow to finance up to 70 per cent of their auction purchase, as ICS Mortgages expands its buy-to-let offeri(...)

Allsop-Space  gained prominence during the property crash as a clearing house for residential and commercial properties. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

BidX1, an Irish-owned online property auction house that once operated as Allsops Ireland, has bought UK in-room auctioneers Andrews & Robertson. (...)

 Robert Hoban, then auctioneer at the Allsop property auction at the Library room of the RDS, in 2013. File photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

News reaches the Block of the departure of Robert Hoban from Space Property Group to “pursue other business interests”. The surprise move by the longt(...)

QRE’s William Lyons will lead the Cork office which will be  based in the Penthouse Floor at 5 Lapps Quay

Irish real estate advisory firm QRE is to open an office in Cork as part of its expanding commercial footprint within the real estate sector. QRE was(...)

Rathclaren House at 27 Dublin Road in Bray, Co Wicklow, which  was launched on the market in early September at €400,000,  sold €470,000

Agent QRE has just sold a small office investment in Bray for 17.5 per cent above the guide price using an online sales technique which it has success(...)

Conor Whelan, director of QRE

Space Property Group has launched a new company Quadrant Real Estate (QRE) to provide a full range of real estate advisory services in the commercial (...)