Micheal Mahon

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More than half the  professionals questioned for the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland/PwC Construction Monitor believe work will continue to decline over the next 12 months. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Covid-19 will continue to impact on building work in the Republic over the next year, property surveyors fear. The pandemic reduced construction acti(...)

Cranes on Dublin’s skyline: “It remains to be seen what proportion of projects that were paused get restarted,” says SCSI president Micheál Mahon. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Growth in the cost of building commercial property slowed dramatically in the first half of this year due to Covid-19, figures from the Society of Cha(...)

The design, construction, and delivery of new homes – particularly apartments – needs to adapt to new work and lifestyle modes. Photograph: Getty Images

While the global pandemic has had a hugely negative effect on certain industries such as travel, hospitality and retail, it has not all been doom and (...)

Construction costs account for less than half the overall cost of building a three-bed semi-detached house in Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw / The Irish Times

The cost of building a three-bed semi-detached home in Dublin is now at €371,000 with construction costs accounting for less than half the overall, ac(...)

SCSI vice-president Micheál Mahon said it was critical that Government take on board the harsh lessons learned from previous crises, especially the financial crash of 2008

Major building projects could take up to two years to get up and running after the Covid crisis unless the Government learns lessons from the last fin(...)

The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland  said high levels of activity in the construction sector were having an inflationary impact on construction prices.

The cost of rebuilding a home in the Republic is now equivalent to what it was at the height of the boom thanks to rapid acceleration in labour costs(...)

The Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland say the actual cost of building a new three-bedroom semi-detached residential building in the greater Dublin area is €330,000, of which €150,000 were building costs.

Construction costs account for less than half of the overall price of building a three-bedroom semi-detached house in Dublin, according to a new surve(...)

When a lease is for land only, no right of renewal will arise, since it does not fall under the definition of a “tenement” as set out in landlord and tenant legislation. Photograph: Getty Images/Creatas RF

Q I wonder could you give me some guidance about the problem that I have in my front hall. The house is over 100 years old and was totally rebuilt in(...)