Commercial Property

Residential lags other sectors in booming Sandyford Business District

Office, warehousing and retail are on the up, but only one housing development is currently under way in the area

Sandyford Central: computer generated image of how the Richmond Homes scheme will look

Differing trends are evident in key sectors of the property market in Sandyford Business District in south Dublin. Demand is strong for warehouse space in the former industrial estate, but only three units are available according to Ger Corbett, chief executive of Sandyford’s business improvement district, or BID.

In contrast, supply of office space appears to be plentiful and demand relatively healthy, as it is in retail with a number of retail units recently let ...