Gillian Nelis

Gillian Nelis

Gillian Nelis has been managing editor of The Sunday Business Post since 2012, having previously been assistant editor and property editor. She specialises in long form interviews and news features, and has a particular interest in the food industry, writing the paper’s restaurant reviews as well as a weekly food news page in the magazine.

Shankill house with expansive gardens

Shankill house with expansive gardens

Offers of over €4.25 million will be considered by Douglas Newman Good for Carezza, a 1930s house which sits on around 0.8 of an acre on the Dublin Road in Shankill.

Chicago Spire’s Dublin exhibition time is extended

Chicago Spire’s Dublin exhibition time is extended

The selling agents for the Chicago Spire, the 150-storey residential skyscraper which Irish developer Garrett Kelleher is planning to build overlooking Lake Michigan, have extended an exhibition of the project in Dublin for two weeks.

Fuerteventura properties on the market from €186,000

Fuerteventura properties on the market from €186,000

Prices at a new sale and leaseback development of apartments and bungalows on the Canary Island of Fuerteventura start at €186,000 for a one-bedroom unit.

Two-bed close to Grafton Street

Two-bed close to Grafton Street

City-centre pads don’t come much more central than 11 Castle Way, a two-bedroom apartment in Dublin 8 for which Sherry FitzGerald is seeking €635,000.

Stuttering through the language of love

Stuttering through the language of love

Beginner’s Greek. By James Collins, Fourth Estate, €19

What is your house worth now?

What is your house worth now?

Estate agents are reporting an increase in enquiry and viewing levels, as buyers realise there is value to be had.

Celbridge scheme planned if €750m revamp is approved

Celbridge scheme planned if €750m revamp is approved

Over 750 apartments and houses will be built in Celbridge, Co Kildare, if a planning application for a €750 million extension to the town centre is approved.

Spire units go on sale

Spire units go on sale

Units in one of most ambitious projects ever undertaken by an Irish property developer will go on sale in Dublin next week.

Three-bed apartment on Dublin’s south docks for sale

Three-bed apartment on Dublin’s south docks for sale

The south docks is Dublin’s fastest-growing area, with a range of new apartment, office and entertainment facilities having been built there over the past few years. On the market in the area, through Savills Hamilton Osborne King, is 610 Longboat Qu

Housing turnabout

Housing turnabout

Spring is usually a busy period for estate agents, but this year activity looks like being much lower.

More homes are launched at the Ballintyre scheme

More homes are launched at the Ballintyre scheme

Glenkerrin Homes is one of the first developers out of the starting blocks in 2008, having released apartments and penthouses in its Ballintyre development in south Dublin for sale through Savills Hamilton Osborne King.

Oceanico to launch golf resort in North Carolina by mid-2009

Oceanico to launch golf resort in North Carolina by mid-2009

The Oceanico Group expects to launch the first properties at the Little River golf resort in Pinehurst, North Carolina within 18 months.

Big drop in number of house sales in Dublin

Big drop in number of house sales in Dublin

Just 24 per cent of the properties that went to auction in Dublin this year found a buyer, while the number of homes going under the hammer plummeted by more than 70 per cent.

No let-up in slowdown

No let-up in slowdown

It has been a long time coming, but the slowdown in the Irish property market is likely to continue into 2008.

St Lucia condos on market

St Lucia condos on market

The weak dollar is prompting increased interest in property not just in the US, but also in a number of Caribbean islands where properties are generally priced in US dollars.