Commercial property booms after five year slump

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A five-year halt in office space construction between 2010 and 2014 means the vacancy overhang caused by the economic crash has now been digested by the market.

Office-based employment is up five and a half per cent, in the context of total jobs growth of 3.3 per cent, which isdriving the booming demand for office space. A total of €6.7 billion was invested last year in a market in which investors are highly ...