Donal Buckley

Donal Buckley

Strong activity in regional industrial property markets

Strong activity in regional industrial property markets

A key feature across all markets was the ongoing reduction in the availability of Grade A industrial space.

Developers ready to turn the sod in Cherrywood

Developers ready to turn the sod in Cherrywood

William Neville and Sons and US developer Hines gear up to begin building access roads and other infrastructure at the 255 hectare site by year end

Bidding frenzy over Galway properties

Bidding frenzy over Galway properties

Houses in the Dublin commuter belt, as well as investment properties, were among the best seller...

Dublin retail space ‘under-priced’

Dublin retail space ‘under-priced’

Prime Dublin retail properties are currently under-priced by as much as 20 per cent and could ac...

Office space: the latest frontier

Office space: the latest frontier

Nama is behind plans to rapidly boost the amount of office space in the capital.

Dublin’s property rebound one of the fastest in Europe

Dublin’s property rebound one of the fastest in Europe

The pace of recovery of the Dublin property market is one of the fastest in Europe in terms of p...

City living at centre of new plans

City living at centre of new plans

A range of new tax reliefs has been launched to encourage businesses and home owners back into city centre properties.

New tax scheme offers boost to period buildings

New tax scheme offers boost to period buildings

The Living City Initiative will offer tax relief of up to €200,000 for the refurbishment of buildings built before 1915

Have developers really got their mojo working again?

Have developers really got their mojo working again?

With deep-pocketed international funds backing some well-known Irish developers, we may see bidding wars for trophy development sites

Investor caution sees sales fall

Investor caution sees sales fall

Commercial sales advance, while the residential buyers hold back at Allsop’s auctions.

Retail recovery reaches the regions

Retail recovery reaches the regions

Expansion announcements by a number of retail chains have resulted in increased demand for shop space across the country.

Just how many houses are really being built?

Just how many houses are really being built?

The number of home registrations is increasing, but there still seems to be a dearth of houses

New thinking is needed to fund development

New thinking is needed to fund development

Planning permission received for just a quarter of the new housing stock needed to meet demand

More bumper hotel deals in the offing

More bumper hotel deals in the offing

The market is braced for another record year in sales

Strong returns on  the way over next two years

Strong returns on the way over next two years

Andrew Hook of Aviva Ireland’s Irish Property Fund says the outlook for domestic commercial property is a good one over the next two years. Donal Buckley reports.