Liam Carroll in 2002: Dubbed the “shoebox king” because of his delivery early on of thousands of one-bedroom apartments, he later upped the quality of his  offering considerably.

Former property developer Liam Carroll has died. One of Ireland’s most prolific and successful builders in the lead-up to and during the Celtic Tiger (...)

Beckett Building, East Wall Road, north Dublin docklands

A vacant office building in the north Dublin docklands bought by the Comer Group in 2013 for around €5 million has been fitted out and sold on to the (...)

North Bank

One of the last remaining large-scale Dublin city centre apartment developments due to be offered for sale in a single lot by Nama goes on the market (...)

 Millennium Tower in Grand Canal Dock, which still holds the record as Dublin’s tallest residential building

Millennium Tower still holds the record as Dublin’s tallest residential building. Located in Grand Canal Dock, it was designed by O’Mahony Pike, and b(...)

Dumbing down apartment design

Nobody would wish to revert to the era of “shoebox flats”, of the type turned out in such large numbers by Zoe Developments Ltd, the principal vehicle(...)