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In Miami’s property scene, former F1 star Eddie Irvine is flying off the grid

3rd June, 2018
Eddie Irvine has just sold 126 West San Marino Drive in Miami for $17m Pic: Getty

In the years after he retired from Formula One, Eddie Irvine invested in two Dublin pubs with mixed results, but in the decade since then he has emerged as a shrewd property speculator.

He capitalised on the glut of foreclosures in the US and bought up seafront houses in Miami that needed a bit of love a few years back. He would do them up – they were often 1930s builds that needed complete remodelling...

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