Donal Buckley

Donal Buckley

Regional shortage of grade A office space is emerging

Regional shortage of grade A office space is emerging

In Dublin the central business district dominates, but in other cities occupiers are opting for suburban locations, writes Donal Buckley.

Movement in the hotels market

Movement in the hotels market

Boost is linked to rise in tourist numbers, writes Donal Buckley

Green Reit - what it bought and what it might buy

Green Reit - what it bought and what it might buy

After announcing that it had splashed out €178 million on a variety of commercial and development properties, it is now believed that Green Reit will target some if not all of the four office blocks which Nama brought to the market this week.

Development land prices triple in less than a year

Development land prices triple in less than a year

Rising house prices, increased office values and a shortage of sites have contributed to a sharp rise in development land values in Dublin and to a lesser extent elsewhere, writes Donal Buckley.

Commercial property auctions generating plenty of interest

Commercial property auctions generating plenty of interest

Nourishing root vegetables are just what the body needs through the long winter, writes Dermot Carey.

Considerable overseas interest in Allsop auction of properties

Considerable overseas interest in Allsop auction of properties

The range of buyers at the auction - which had a strong retail showing - included people with Israeli, Thai, Hong Kong and British addresses, writes Donal Buckley

Budget is good news for commercial property in a number of aspects

Budget is good news for commercial property in a number of aspects

CGT waiver and Living City tax relief could see market get a new lease of life, writes Donal Buckley.

Sharp rise in value for prime Dublin offices

Sharp rise in value for prime Dublin offices

Prime Dublin offices saw their values increase by as much as 10.7 per cent in the third quarter of this year, writes Donal Buckley.

Dublin commercial property market among Europe's hottest

Dublin commercial property market among Europe's hottest

A DTZ report says foreign capital will continue to surge into Irish investment market.

Sharp rise in value for prime Dublin offices

Sharp rise in value for prime Dublin offices

Prime Dublin offices saw their values jump by as much as 10.7 per cent in the third quarter of 2013, as bargain-hunting foreign and local investors scoured the capital.

Property briefs

Property briefs

It's been a busy season for some of the country's largest estate agents, not least for Ganly Walters and HT Meagher O'Reilly.

Office rents rise in Dublin

Office rents rise in Dublin

Fresh fluctuations of demand and supply are contributing to the spike in office building rents in the centre of the capital, writes Donal Buckley.

Investment market gets new life

Investment market gets new life

The investment market is set for a busy final quarter, as buyers seek to take advantage of a CGT waiver and a rise in supply of properties, writes Donal Buckley.

Kilmacud 1.4 acres on sale for €1.8m

Kilmacud 1.4 acres on sale for €1.8m

A re-development site with planning permission for 15 houses between Dundrum and Stillorganis being offered for sale for €1.8 million.