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Irish Property Review, 4th March

  Our offices have been closed since Tuesday evening and while I have long been a vocal proponent of remote working, it is less fun with snow drifts higher than 5ft blocking the doors and windows  – on the plus side, I have a new appreciation for […]

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How the Property Grown-Ups Use Facebook

  At least once every week I listen while an estate agent, or builder, or engineer or even the occasional old-school marketer tells me that Facebook is for teenagers. Those people are wrong, it is as simple as that; wrong and out of touch with their prospective buyers […]

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Guide to Social Media for Irish Estate Agents

Recently, an estate agent readying his business to embrace social media asked me for examples of other agencies that are doing it well, so I used the excused to look through the profiles (and that all important ‘engagement’) of our most social property sellers.  Here are just […]

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NewstalkFM: Dublin’s Rental Crisis

I believe that the millennial generation is not rejecting home ownership, they are rejecting the servitude and constraints that traditional housing models and mortgages impose.   Last weekend, former Bank of Ireland chief Richie Boucher told an interviewer that millennials do not aspire to homeownership to the […]

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Irish Property News & Development Updates 11th February

Below is a weekly catch-up on the property stories that caught my attention.  As always, please do let me know if I have missed out on any interesting property news by emailing  carol@caroltallon.com. In terms of the broadsheets, for the second week in a row, the Sunday […]

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Digital Transformation of the Property Industry: #Proptech for Estate Agents in Ireland

  As regular readers will know, Tom Courtney of Irish proptech company Property Basecamp organised a #Proptech meet-up last Monday and we were delighted to welcome UK guests James Dearsley of Proptech Consult together with Eddie Holmes and Sammy from the UK Proptech Association.     Nicholas […]

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Weekly Irish Property Market News & Development Updates

This week, I am challenging industry readers to open their minds and take a few minutes (perhaps over coffee..) and read this opinion from the TED site: Why the actions of cities — not nations — will be the key to our survival on earth:  https://ideas-ted-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/ideas.ted.com/opinion-why-the-actions-of-cities-not-nations-will-be-the-key-to-our-survival-on-earth/amp/   […]

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Irish Property Market News & Weekly Updates

The Sunday Independent newspaper is definitely the one to pick up this week. It carries the 2018 Rich List with details of the 250 wealthiest people in Ireland, or hold an Irish passports.  Unsurprisingly, the consistently rising property prices over the past number of years in Ireland, […]

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The ABC of Modern Leadership

By Carol Tallon, MPRII at PropertyDistrict.ie, Ireland’s only Communications & PR agency working exclusively with members of the planning, construction and property industries. Mentor to the emerging Proptech sector.   “The Art Of Communication Is The Language Of Leadership.” ~  James Humes   Over the holiday break I […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, December 31st

If you are taking the time to read this, I imagine that you are already tiring of the holiday excesses and are looking forward to easing yourself back into work next week.  Below are the main stories over the last  seven days and the last of 2017.  […]

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