Bella Vista, 3 Poulshone, Gorey, Co Wexford

Lying just 50m from the water’s edge along the sheltered shores of Poulshone Beach in Co Wexford are four identical properties. Constructed in 2007, t(...)

Making their mark: architects Tom O'Brien and Jane Larmour

Jane Larmour and Tom O’Brien, winners of the RIAI Future Award, started their careers at an early age Visitors to the Rock of Cashel might be fo(...)

San Elmo Lodge, Torca Road, Dalkey

For househunters in search of privacy and panoramic sea views, San Elmo Lodge ticks all the boxes. This property, located behind a restored granite wa(...)

52 Glen Road, Craigavad, Holywood, Co Down: on an elevated 0.6 of an acre, it is just a 15-minute drive from Belfast city.

According to the latest House Price Index published by the Department of Finance in Northern Ireland this week, between the third quarter of 2017 and (...)

Retro Christmas: would you go for a traditional look? Illustration: iStock/Getty

White or coloured lights? Real or artificial trees? Where do some of the nation’s top design talent stand when it comes to decking the halls wit(...)

Shelly McNamara and Yvonne Farrell, of Grafton Architects, at their office in Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Dublin-based architectural firm Grafton Architects led by Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara has won the inaugural architecture prize for new public (...)

Ross Cahill O Brien at the steel maple staircase in his home. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Architect Ross Cahill O’Brien’s designs have provided the backdrop to many a Dubliner’s social life. Having designed countless 1990s and Noughties ho(...)

Heydar Alijev Cultural Centre, Baku, Azerbaijan  designed by Zaha Hadid. Photograph: Getty

When Zaha Hadid died suddenly at the end of March, a seismic jolt of sadness mixed with panegyrics on her legacy ran through the world of architectur(...)

Brooklyn apartment featured on the Houzz site

It’s been seven years since Houzz, the brainchild of wife and husband team Adi Tatarko and Alon Cohen emerged out of the frustrations they experienced(...)