Róisín Burke

Róisín Burke

Roisin Burke is Senior Business Correspondent with The Sunday Business Post and pens the Week in Business column. Burke joined the newspaper in 2014 from the Sunday Independent, where she was a business reporter for the past four years. She previously worked at the Sunday Tribune and the Sunday Times. Burke holds a degree in Spanish and English from NUI Galway and a Masters in Journalism from the Dublin Institute of Technology.

Developer McNamara's creditors are asked to declare their interest

Developer McNamara's creditors are asked to declare their interest

Creditors of developer Bernard McNamara have been asked to declare their interest by the start of November, a notice posted in the press last Friday said.

New €1bn fund will back Irish developers

New €1bn fund will back Irish developers

By Róisín Burke A Swiss and British-based fund has teamed up with Irish partners to provide an alternative to banks and finance housing development here. Aalto Invest, founded by two ex Morga

Harvey Norman Ireland boss frustrated' with landlord IBRC

Harvey Norman Ireland boss frustrated' with landlord IBRC

IBRC branded stubborn and uncommercial.

Property fund bosses question Nama's role as developer

Property fund bosses question Nama's role as developer

Two major property investors have expressed reservations about Nama's conversion from toxic loan handler to development force.

Dublin bars finally get their buzz back

Dublin bars finally get their buzz back

The era of the superpub is well and truly over, replaced by a wave of craft beer bars that cater for the discerning drinker.

Vernon's way: Saddle up for a boomy ride

Vernon's way: Saddle up for a boomy ride

Stephen Vernon of Green Reit doesn't believe in soft landings, but the property investor reckons we're now in for a long development boom.

Irish start-up prepares for US launch

Irish start-up prepares for US launch

Bags delivered for €34 door to door.

Top homebuilder calls housing market recovery

Top homebuilder calls housing market recovery

The chief executive of Ireland's only stock market-quoted home builder has said a return to a normal Irish housing market is well in sight.

Celtic tiger-era six star' Dunboy Castle up for sale US investor is believed to have opened negotiations

Celtic tiger-era six star' Dunboy Castle up for sale US investor is believed to have opened negotiations

West Cork's Dunboy Castle is on the market, with negotiations ongoing with an American buyer.

Profile: John and Bernie Gallagher

Profile: John and Bernie Gallagher

The discreet millionaires

McManus expected to bid for five-star Adare Manor

McManus expected to bid for five-star Adare Manor

Bidders for the Adare Manor resort include JP McManus, Lough Erne resort buyer Tony Saliba and another wealthy US investor.

Smurfit-backed tech firm ploughing ahead

Smurfit-backed tech firm ploughing ahead

A fledgling tech firm backed by Michael Smurfit’s family trust launched to market at the National Ploughing Championships last week.

The Sunday Interview: Danielle Ryan

The Sunday Interview: Danielle Ryan

Ryanair heiress and entrepreneur Danielle Ryan is taking on the worlds of film, fragrance, and publishing, all from the same building in Dublin.

NTR: blood on the carpet

NTR: blood on the carpet

The Roche family took serious abuse at the NTR agm last week, but are determined to plough ahead with controversial European investments.

O’Brien’s Digicel seeking major investment in Pacific island

O’Brien’s Digicel seeking major investment in Pacific island

Digicel is reported to be in discussions with the prime minister of the south Pacific island of Vanuatu about establishing mobile TV interests there.