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Sunday Property Round-Up, November 26th

Firstly, as awards season closes in there were four different awards events on this week,  with three on the same night. Congratulations to all those worthy companies short-listed and to each of the winners.  Entering prestigious awards is a massive job and the short-listing criteria is tough […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, October 22nd

The broadsheets today are dominated by the aftermath of storm of Ophelia and the ongoing tracker mortgage scandal, which seems to deepen as more stories emerge.  The Sunday Business Post leads  with the headline ‘Tracker scandal: Banks face and junctions over repossession cases’.    Tiny homes, big […]

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CIF Women in Construction, Breakfast Briefing

    CIF Women in Construction Breakfast Briefing – September 26th. #BuildingEquality   The Construction Industry Federation is hosting a breakfast briefing for women in construction on Tuesday, September 26th at their offices on Canal Road in Dublin. Under the theme of #BuildingEquality this event highlights the […]

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After Ireland, next step New York for #proptech?

Last week I had a call with the smart people at MetaProp NYC (thank you Leila and Aaron!) about progressing opportunities for our Irish proptech innovators who are ready to make a splash in the US marketplace. Firstly, their world-renowned, 22-week accelerator programme is gearing up for […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up, July 16th

As regular readers will know by now, the property supplements slow or stop altogether for the summer months so I will be taking a look at property and broader property-related stories from across the main broadsheets. You are welcome to email me with any industry news and […]

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Digital Future of Urban Planning

#ProptechTuesday June 27, 2017 Podcast   Finally, I caught up on Property Basecamp founder Tom Courtney’s Ordinary Man: Step-by-Step podcast series as he discusses the highs and lows he is experiencing throughout the founding stages of his proptech company Property Basecamp.  In his most recent episode, Tom […]

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Sunday Property Round-Up

Apologies, I know that last week’s offering was not up to scratch.  I was too distracted by the scenic Wild Atlantic Way (Bundoran to Ballybunion!) to really knuckle down.  Although, on my travels I did keep a note of all the derelict and deserted properties that we […]

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A Guide to Social Media for Irish Estate Agents

Estate agents in the Irish market enjoy a wide and varied role with sales and marketing at its core. While the tools of the trade have certainly changed over the past two decades, marketing is still at the core of the business.   Online sales portals like […]

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Sunday Property Round Up: June 4, 2017

The expectation for today’s broadsheets was a full analysis of our Housing Minister’s keenly fought battle for Fine Gael leadership, which he lost out on to Leo Varadkar. Instead, all the Sunday papers, broadsheet and tabloid (with the noted exception of The Sunday Business Post) are dominated […]

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RTE Radio 1: The Business with Richard Curran

Listen back to the RIPPLE story and hear about the evolution of shipping container homes and business popping up all around Ireland with Ireland’s property bloggers:  

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