Developing with long-term sustainability in mind

Social and sustainable issues are now driving property development and retrofitting, and all stakeholders need to think about the bigger picture, the 9th National Property Summit heard

From left: Fiona Cormican, chief commercial officer, Clúid; Bob Jordan, chief executive, the Housing Agency; Ivan Yates, entrepreneur, broadcaster and Summit host; Clare Connolly, managing director, Clare Connolly Estate Agent Ltd; Conor O’Connell, director, housing and planning, Construction Industry Federation and Carol Tallon, chief executive, Property District. Pictures: Maura Hickey

With 2022 coming to a close, there was much to take in at the 9th National Property Summit. Taking place in Croke Park on December 1, more than 250 people attended to see industry leaders, key stakeholders and more discuss the burning topics in the industry.

The summit chair Ivan Yates, entrepreneur and broadcaster, set the scene for the day stating the sheer number of factors that have impacted all markets and the factors that ...