The crash of Allsop Space's online auction website on Tuesday led to a very quiet week for auction activity, but two other agents sold four properties, including two south Dublin houses.
Prime office rents in Dublin 2 and 4 increased by 15 per cent to Euro 40 per square foot during the second quarter of the year, and could reach Euro 45 by the end of the year.
Donal Buckley: Reits and private investors are bidding for prime properties coming to the market
Real Estate Investment Trusts are not as promising as buy-to-lets bought this year, but they still look a much better bet than bank deposits, writes Donal Buckley.
Auction activity picked up again last week in Dublin and surrounding counties, writes Donal Buckley.
Pubs in three Kildare towns have been brought to the market at prices ranging from €475,000 to €850,000.
Dublin houses failed to sell at last week's auctions.
International funds investing here no longer confine their focus to high yielding prime office investments.
Interest in expensive homes has eased off somewhat, writes Donal Buckley.
Home improvement firms and other retailers are seeing an upswing. Donal Buckley reports.