Dublin office market hopeful for 2021

Working from home is expected to continue well into next year, but estate agents are optimistic that the office will remain a favoured option for many employers and their workers

The Dublin market is heavily reliant on US tech, and global real decisions regarding future real estate strategies will ultimately determine what path the Dublin office market takes.

This will go down as a year to forget for the Dublin office market.

The year started with a bang, with over one million square feet leased in the first quarter – the top five deals were all in excess of 100,000 square feet with Mastercard/ Slack/ Indeed/ Google and Dropbox all committing to large office footprints in the city. The subsequent take up figures of 75,000 square feet (Q2) and 235,000 square feet (Q3) ...