Taoiseach Leo Varadkar  after voting in Scoil Thomais in Castleknock, Dublin. His Fine Gael party is hoping to make gains in the local elections, although party figures do not expect it to overtake Fianna Fáil as the largest party in local government. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

While much of the attention of the past few weeks has centred on the outcome of the European elections, the local elections are regarded as a more acc(...)

Dún Laoghaire harbour. Photograph: Frank Miller

Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has abandoned plans to construct a controversial berth for cruise ships in the south Dublin suburb. The €30 mil(...)

Renesca: Myles Crofton plans to demolish his dream home, which includes a basement swimming pool

One of Dublin’s most lavish modern mansions looks set to be demolished and replaced with a five-storey apartment block. Renesca, a 1,050sq m (11,300(...)

Explorium: defying gravity at  the sport and science centre in south Dublin

Easter may be late this year, but, with signs that spring is springing, the two weeks off school means there’s a chance to get out and about for some (...)

Cove Lodge: it was withdrawn from market a year after going on sale for €3.5m

It’s all change on Ballygihen Avenue, a narrow suburban road between Fitzgerald’s pub and the sea in Sandycove, Co Dublin. An Bord Pleanála recently r(...)

Accenture is believed to have agreed a rent of about €269 per sq m (€25 per sq ft) on half of the ground floor at Building 11.

Accenture is expanding its footprint in Dublin after agreeing to lease a further 1,300sq m (14,000sq ft) of space in a modern office block in Cherrywo(...)

Swimmers enjoy Dún Laoghaire harbour. File photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

A series of multimillion-euro projects planned for Dún Laoghaire harbour have been thrown into question, including a €5 million urban beach, a €51 mil(...)

CGI of Cherrywood, south Dublin. The undeveloped land bank is set to become a new town with 7,700 new homes

US private equity group Lone Star is lining up Dres Properties, a homebuilder incorporated late last year, to take on a prime 73-acre residential deve(...)

An artists impression of the  proposed town centre at Cherrywood in Dublin.

US private equity giant Lone Star has emerged as the leading bidder for 73 acres of development land that investment firms Hines and King Street Capit(...)

This year 2019 is the 50th anniversary of Beckett being awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature and the 30th anniversary of his death in 1989.

Samuel Beckett returns to his native Foxrock, Co Dublin, later in March to the church which he liked to attend with his mother when the Tullow Church (...)

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