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Sunday Property Round-Up, October 15th

Budget 2018 (AKA: The weekend after the week before, a national economic hangover…) As expected, the broadsheets are packed with budget analysis and post-mortems. Some of the main criticisms are that the numbers simply don’t add up and that there is an over reliance on potential tax […]

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New-look Nama Tasked with Delivering Housing

Originally published in the Irish Daily Mail #Budget18 Analysis, October 11, 2017 by Carol Tallon, Author of the Irish Property Buyers’ Handbook and the Property Insiders series   Another Budget Day speech, another quango in the making. While the overall housing package for 2018 is €1.83 billion […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, October 8th

We have a quick round-up today as most of the commentary this week is speculation!  The big pre-budget story in all the broadsheets today is how Paschal Donohoe the finance minister will target large property owners in Tuesday’s budget.   Stephen O’Brien political editor of the Sunday […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, October 1st

Skills shortage is the next industry crisis to be dealt with When Sean Mulryan speaks, we listen. “Radical new thinking, a sense of urgency, and joined-up thinking are essential in solving the housing crisis.” As founder of the Ballymore Group, he does not speak to the media […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, September 17th

Here’s a quick round-up of the industry news you might have missed this week: Sunday Independent   The front page carries the headline ‘Varadkar proposes high-rise at Poolbeg to solve housing crisis’ as opposed to urban sprawl, which is exactly what private planners and developers have been […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, September 10th

The big property news stories of the week – on the residential side at least – came out of Minister Eoghan Murphy’s housing summit (and that’s without comment on any person changed to the railings of the Custom House).   Most of that news has been shared through […]

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Rent a Room: Survival Guide for Owners and Tenants

  This week many people’s lives are going to change; university students will leave home for the first time, parents will feel the nest emptying and for brave home-owners  who answered the crisis call to rent out a room, they will learn what it is like to […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, September 3rd

It has been another busy property week, with the new selling season definitely upon us but before we get carried away, it’s important to reflect on what is still broken within the system.  Over the past week, three people who were classified as homeless in different parts […]

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Using #Proptech to Manage Major Road Bridge via ARUP

  I came across the following interesting article from ARUP recently entitled: How do you use technology to better manage a major new road bridge? We have featured many AI-empowered sensor systems to enhance, or rather pre-empt, routine maintenance within facilities management; however, this is the best […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, August 27th

  With September 1st just around the corner, construction and housing news is starting to ramp up again after the summer lull.  Here’s a quick round-up of the industry news you might have missed this week: The Sunday Times   On the front page, Valerie Flynn writes […]

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