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.
Given the turmoil in the financial markets and the continuing difficulties with the sub-prime mortgage sector, you would be forgiven for thinking that Irish property investors would be running a mile from the US.
Buyers seeking an affordable home in the exclusive French ski resort of Megeve will be interested in Les Loges Blanches, a scheme of 63 studio, one and two-bedroom apartments set within four detached chalets.
The property market is ‘‘in danger of stagnating’’, and public finances are suffering because the government has acted too late in reforming stamp duty, according to the Irish Auctioneers and Valuers Institute (IAVI).