More than 100 front-line Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland  staff and  senior management  have attended training sessions on transgender issues in the past two months. File photograph: Google Street View

A new policy on gender identity published by the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland aims to provide a supportive environment for transgender and gen(...)

  Last year was the best year for house price growth in seven years, according to the latest house price survey from MyHome.ie.  Photo: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

Last year saw the sharpest rates of house price growth in seven years and 2015 will see further price increases, although at more modest levels, accor(...)

The national average asking price grew by 1.3 per cent in the second quarter – the first such increase since the peak of the market in the last quarter of 2006. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

The average asking price of homes in Dublin went up by 4.5 per cent in the second quarter of the year, the highest jump since the height of the prope(...)

Recovery in the Dublin property market continues to gather momentum, according to property-listing websites. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Recovery in the Dublin property market continues to gather momentum, according to property-listing websites Daft and MyHome.ie(...)

Houes stock levels are “approximately half” what is needed for a functioning market, according to Caroline Kelleher of DKM Economic Consultants.

Recovery in house prices is fragile and prices could start plummeting again in coming months if banks flood the market with repossessed homes, a new r(...)