Saturday June 6, 2020

The new Barons of Ballsbridge

Developers, some new and some very familiar, are active on projects in Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

8th November, 2015
Brian and Luke Comer (left) Johnny Rohan (centre) and Joe O'Reilly (right)

It seems to be a case of plus ça change when it comes to the property game in Ballsbridge, Dublin’s most exclusive enclave.

Developer Johnny Ronan’s €200 million deal to clinch part of AIB Bankcentre headquarters, located across from the RDS, mirrored the same amount paid by Sean Dunne for the site in 2006. That original deal, along with Dunne’s extraordinary €260 million acquisition of Jury’s Hotel and the Towers the previous...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Martin warns Taoiseach that his earlier remarks could ‘undermine’ case for action

Aiden Corkery | 7 months ago

Robbie Fox, the man behind Renards and the Pink Elephant, reflects on the recent closure of his D4 eatery Belluccis and the future of hospitality in a changing city

Róisín Burke | 7 months ago

The party is down to 24 per cent, completely wiping out the gains it had made in the previous Sunday Business Post/Red C poll last month

Michael Brennan | 7 months ago