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Our NEWS section is the most comprehensive publication on the business of property in Ireland, keeping our trade readers fully informed on all developments in the property business and among their competitors.

It gathers together in one place all reports on the market, and goes into much greater detail than does the consumer press on trade issues of interest to estate agents, developers and other property professionals. It summarises property stories from the media, and provides handy links to the full stories. Occasional indepth features and opinion pieces for a fully developed online property magazine. It also acts as a searchable archive of all property matters down the years.

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© The Irish Times 02 Jun '23

Blanchardstown planning granted for 971 apartments in seven blocks

Planning permission has been granted to the owners of Blanchardstown Town Centre for a €450 million apartment scheme with almost 1,000 units despite strong opposition by several major retailers with -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 02 Jun '23

Planners refuse 98 homes in Greystones because town has ‘already hit population target’

Cairn Homes applied to Wicklow County Council in April for permission to construct 89 new homes at Coolegad, on the northern fringe of Greystones, an area close to the local, Temple Carrig School. -  Subscribe
© 30 May '23

Planning permission granted for 852 new homes on site of former Central Mental Hospital

The development will involve over a third of the land involved being converted into public realms, including landscaped green spaces, which will be open to the public for the first time since the hosp -  Subscribe
© 30 May '23

Wicklow council refuses planning permission for €40m boutique resort at Magheramore Beach

Wicklow County Council has refused planning permission to a €40 million ‘bustling’ boutique holiday resort and surf school planned by Paddy McKillen Jnr for cliff top lands overlooking Magheramo -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 29 May '23

Planning permission granted for 852 social and affordable homes on Central Mental Hospital site

The approval granted to the Land Development Agency (LDA) by An Bord Pleanála marks a big step forward for one of the agency’s most prominent projects - but at a scale lower than it wanted. -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 19 May '23

Judge allows neighbouring management company to appeal decision

The proposal by Fitzwilliam DL is to demolish a vacant dwelling on the grounds of St Michael’s Hospital, Dun Laoghaire, and to build 102 apartments. Permission granted was challenged by Crofton Buil -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 15 May '23

Number of planning cases dealt with by An Bord Pleanála drops by half

Draft data shows that by the end of March, An Bord Pleanála had disposed of 366 cases this year, a 49 per cent reduction on the 719 cases it dealt with in the same period in 2022. The planning body h -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 10 May '23

High Court refuses Hines's request to appeal decision quashing permission for 1,600 apartments at former Holy Cross seminary in Drumcondra

Even if the court found in favour of the developer in relation to its questions, the proposed appeal would be moot because the board’s decision failed on other grounds in respect of which no leave t -  Subscribe
© Business Post 07 May '23

House building sector calls on state to pause planning reform bill due to lack of resources

Pat Farrell, CEO of Irish Institutional Property: ‘Get this right and that means they should take the time necessary to ensure that they can fully deliver’. Major house builders and infrastructure -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 02 May '23

Reuben House aparthotel plan rejected after enforcement notice issued to landlord

The landlord, Marc Godart, who owns a large property portfolio, evicted tenants from Reuben House on Reuben Street in Dublin 8 last year. Mr Godart was issued with an enforcement notice in March by Du -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 28 Apr '23

Planning presents significant obstacle to housing delivery, says Knight Frank survey

The planning process is now the greatest barrier to increasing housing output in 2023, topping cost concerns which were identified as the main obstacle to delivery in 2022. These are among the finding -  Subscribe
© 27 Apr '23

DCC greenlights Dublin housing development but reduces height by two storeys

Earlier this year, Malkey Ltd lodged plans for a 133-apartment, ten-storey development including three separate buildings on the site of the former Leydens Wholesalers & Distributors, Richmond Road, D -  Subscribe
© Business Post 23 Apr '23

Bord Pleanála ‘legal problem’ puts planning permission for 27,000 homes at risk

The agency has admitted that it may have no option but to refuse permissions on large housing developments which have already been delayed in the planning system for nearly a year. Oonagh Buckley, -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 20 Apr '23

‘Very strong’ new rules at An Bord Pleanála to avoid conflicts of interest

With a large volume of outstanding files, including approximately 27,000 remaining strategic housing development (SHD) units, Ms Buckley explained a priority system was unavoidable. “We have to m -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 17 Apr '23

An Bord Pleanála concedes in challenge to permission for 205 apartments in Phibsborough

The groups claimed the proposal represents “significant over-development” of the Old Bakery site on Phibsborough Road, near Cross Guns bridge. In their action, with developer Bindford Ltd a notice -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 15 Apr '23

Locals resist 208-unit apartment plans on Carlisle site, near Ben Dunne gym, at Kimmage Road West, Terenure

The Kimmage Dublin Residents Alliance made the claim during an appeal to An Bord Pleanála against the Dublin City Council green light to Lioncor for the 208-unit ‘social and affordable’ apartment -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 08 Apr '23

Paddy McKillen jnr in bid to develop boutique resort and surf school at Wicklow beach

Should it secure approval from the planners at Wicklow County Council, the proposed ITLR complex would comprise a two-storey over lower ground-level building containing a gym, sauna, cinema and an out -  Subscribe
© Other 08 Apr '23

An Bord Pleanála grants planning for 780 units in Dublin: Swords

In a third decision, the board has also given permission to Glenveagh Living Ltd for 432 dwellings, made up of 213 houses, 93 apartments and 126 duplexes, in Ballymastsone, Donabate. -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 29 Mar '23

‘Super-prime’ apartments approved for landmark Donnybrook site at former Smurfit office block

Silver Bloom, the consortium headed up by Hong Kong-based businessman Fergus Lynch has secured planning permission for the construction of a bespoke scheme of 20 “very large” 2,000sq ft apartments -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 27 Mar '23

Reform of planning system to accelerate home building rejected as ‘unworkable’ by planners

The intervention by the Irish Planning Institute (IPI), which represents more than 1,000 private and public sector planners, has called into question sweeping new laws which are supposed to accelerate -  Subscribe
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