Asset classes: Residential property, deposit income, commercial investments and shares have over the years exceeded and fallen short of expectations.

Do you ever think about that money you could have invested in the stock markets but instead kept on deposit? Or that inheritance you used to buy an ap(...)

Commercial stamp duty: the decision to triple it left readers scratching their heads. Photograph: iStock/Getty

Confusion about the new 6 per cent rate of stamp duty on commercial property transactions was the single biggest issue for readers in Wednesday’s Live(...)

Construction in the Grand Canal Basin area of Dublin Docklands. Dublin faces a glut of offices if construction continues at current levels over the next three years

Dublin faces a glut of offices if construction continues at current levels over the next three years, an asset management firm has said. Speaking at (...)

The retail sector accounted for the majority of the North’s commercial property transactions in the first quarter of 2017. Photograph: Getty Images

Investment in the North’s commercial property market slumped to just £11.6 million, latest industry research shows.That is a shortfall of more than £5(...)

JLL’s head of research Hannah Dwyer says  no one predicted the strength and pace of the recovery which has been seen over the past 12 months

Overall returns from the Irish commercial property market have now been in positive territory for the past 13 quarters. The JLL Irish Property Index p(...)