Dundrum developers shift focus from retail to residential

Old shopping centre landowners are now tweaking their planning request in favour of more ‘mixed use’ developments

An aerial view of the old shopping centre in Dundrum, Dublin 14, which set to be redeveloped into a residential project

Conversion of the old Dundrum Shopping Centre lands from retail to a mainly residential development have been copperfastened by two recent moves by the owners Dundrum Retail Limited Partnership (DRLP), a joint venture between Hammerson and Allianz.

A spokesperson for Hammerson told the Business Post it expected to undertake a pre-application SHD submission to An Bord Pleanála within the next six months with a full application to follow.

In advance of that, DRLP has requested ...