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.

Greystones three-bed bungalow set on 0.8 acres

Greystones three-bed bungalow set on 0.8 acres

A three-bedroom property on 0.8 acres of land close to Greystones and Delgany is new on the books of Sherry FitzGerald.

Units in Adelaide office development for sale

Units in Adelaide office development for sale

Irish buyers seeking a commercial investment overseas may be interested in Aurora on Pirie, a new office development in the Australia city of Adelaide.

Banks clamp down in bid to help make up margins

Banks clamp down in bid to help make up margins

Banks are attempting to make up for lost margins by loading fees and penalties onto distressed businesses, according to property investment consultancy Farrelly & Mitchell.

First person

First person

John Smith, deaf comedian, 43, Nottingham

Going for gold in the pursuit of beauty

Going for gold in the pursuit of beauty

All this talk of recession and economic slowdown may have prompted more of us than ever to start watching the pennies, but that doesn’t mean we can’t still afford the occasional splurge.

Calling all stage-struck nudists . . .

Calling all stage-struck nudists . . .

The founders of a new theatre company are hoping to persuade members of the public to appear nude in their next show – a production of the musical Hair.

Historical thriller simmers with tension and suspense

Historical thriller simmers with tension and suspense

The Creator’s Map. By Emilio Calderón, John Murray, €16.20

Eyecatching development in Balbriggan

Eyecatching development in Balbriggan

Hooke & MacDonald is handling sales at an unusual development in Balbriggan,Co Dublin.

Open-plan living room in new thatched cottage

Open-plan living room in new thatched cottage

Sherry FitzGerald John Rohan is quoting €745,000 for a traditional-style cottage which is being built on a seafront site in the village of Dunmore East in Co Waterford.

Newbridge commercial building on the market for €1.1 million

Newbridge commercial building on the market for €1.1 million

Savills Hamilton Osborne King and Nolan & Brophy Auctioneers are quoting an advised minimum value of €1.1 million for a 371 square metre commercial building in Newbridge, Co Kildare.

Interest-only mortgage holders face huge increases

Interest-only mortgage holders face huge increases

Homeowners who took out interest-only home loans are facing massive increases in their mortgage repayments because of interest rate rises and the need to begin paying back some of the principal.

Trophy property buyers should be protected

Trophy property buyers should be protected

Irish investors who have acquired trophy assets in prime locations are better placed to weather the slowdown in the commercial property market, according to a new report from CB Richard Ellis.

Irish not willing to gamble on Europe

Irish not willing to gamble on Europe

Irish buyers have reassessed their investment strategies and are no longer prepared to take a gamble on those overseas markets which they perceive as risky, according to a new report on the European investment market from property consultant DTZ.

Estate agents sanguine about prospect of rate hike

Estate agents sanguine about prospect of rate hike

Falling prices, the credit crunch and now a possible increase in interest rates - good news has been thin on the ground for the property market over the past number of months.

Dunnes drops anchor in Fermoy

Dunnes drops anchor in Fermoy

Dunnes Stores is set to anchor a €100 million retail and leisure scheme on Courthouse Road in Fermoy, Co Cork.