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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 26 Jan '23

More than 45,000 homes stuck in planning system despite housing crisis, Mitchell McDermott say

“Delays due to judicial reviews, and spiralling construction inflation have all contributed to the dramatic drop off in commencements we are seeing,” said Paul McDermott, one of the authors of the -  Subscribe
© RTE 25 Jan '23

Amazon lodges plans for 3 new data centres for North Dublin

Universal Developers has lodged plans with Fingal County Council for the three new data centre buildings with a combined power load of 73MW for the Amazon Web Services (AWS) data centre campus on a 65 -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 25 Jan '23

Marlet group chief says decision regarding Raheny site is contrary to ‘common good’ during housing crisis

Patrick Crean said it went against the advice of the council’s chief executive, who said an alternative mix of zoning struck an appropriate balance between ecological protection and the provision of -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 18 Jan '23

Lidl refused planning permission for new store on the Rosslare Road in Wexford

Planners have listed three reasons for their decision to turn down the application – the car park design fails to provide 20% of the area for electric vehicle recharging, a proposed connection to th -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 12 Jan '23

Greystar build-to-rent scheme at Dalguise House Monkstown sees 70 objections being lodged

The residents association said that the quantum of residential development proposed in the LRD is significantly in excess of the 300 units proposed by the Strategic Housing Development (SHD) granted p -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 11 Jan '23

Permission refused for Smyth’s 12-storey Arnotts apartment plan

Dublin City Council has refused planning permission to developer Noel Smyth’s Fitzwilliam Real Estate for a 12-storey, 159-unit build-to-rent scheme over part of the Arnotts store on Henry Street in -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 03 Jan '23

Concern over number of councillors dismissing expert advice and rezoning land in flood-risk areas

A recent rezoning in the east of the country was voted through despite pleas by council management that the move was “crazy”. There have been numerous other instances of elected members rejecti -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 02 Jan '23

‘Penny-wise, pound-foolish’ attitude a big part of our housing crisis, warns planning watchdog

Office of the Planning Regulator chief executive Niall Cussen said there are “very encouraging signs” the Government is trying to put in place a planning system that is fit for the 21st century, b -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 28 Dec '22

Guinness gets green light to refurbish brewhouse into a modern office space

Dublin City Council has given the green light to Marbelsand Holding Ltd for the scheme that involves repurposing the Brewhouse 2 building at the St James’s Gate brewery in central Dublin into a mode -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 16 Dec '22

Cairn Homes granted permission for apartments and hotel on former RTÉ land

Dublin City Council has granted planning permission to Cairn Homes for a major mixed-use development on former RTÉ lands at Montrose in Dublin 4, conditional on the developer paying close to €10 mi -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 12 Dec '22

Resident groups to be barred from taking High Court actions against planning decisions

The ability of An Bord Pleanála and local authorities to make decisions that materially contravene a development plan will be limited. The body will be renamed the Planning Commission with more decis -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 11 Dec '22

Ballymore seeks permission to turn seven-storey office development into mix of 28-apartments

Ballymore applied to Dublin City Council to change the use of the Meridian Building in Dublin 15 to residential. Last week, the council requested additional information on the proposed change of use p -  Subscribe
© Business Post 11 Dec '22

Market Bar landlord objects to tenant’s proposed expansion

Mercroft Taverns, which operates the Dublin bar, is seeking permission to open a ‘tasting room’ in a new space backing onto the current premises. Mark Conan, a property investor and owner of the M -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 03 Dec '22

No scientific case exists for refusal of apartments planned for Raheny, Marlet say

A companion submission on behalf of Marlet by Enviroguide Consulting, which drafted the NIS, contends it appears the council “is simply unwilling to accept the evidence put in front of them” conce -  Subscribe
© Irish Examiner 01 Dec '22

Planning laws to be rushed through Dáil 'to help address housing crisis'

The Minister said the legislation must be rushed due to the need to “address the serious dysfunctionality in An Bord Pleanála as a pressing concern”. The bill will give legal standing to the D -  Subscribe
© Business Post 27 Nov '22

Concerns raised over Glenveagh nominees to Kildare council planning committees

David Caffrey, Glenveagh Properties’ director of planning, has been nominated to the county’s economic development, enterprise and planning committee. Wesley Rothwell, Glenveagh’s chief commerci -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 26 Nov '22

Marlet lodges appeal over refusal of Raheny apartments scheme

Last month city council concerns over the light-bellied Brent goose put paid to the contentious residential plan for the 16.5 acre site on lands to the east of St Paul’s College at Sybil Hill. -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 16 Nov '22

Planning to be sought for 491 apartments in Monkstown

Most of the scheme surrounding Dalguise House, 488 units, by GEDV Monkstown Owner Ltd is to be based on the build-to-rent model. In 2020, An Bord Pleanála granted planning permission for 300 units an -  Subscribe
© Business Post 13 Nov '22

Google’s landlords seek to block office redevelopment

Irish Life, owner of the Velasco Building, is one of two firms objecting to Hibernia Real Estate’s proposed construction of an eight-storey office block on Clanwilliam Place in Dublin 2 -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 13 Nov '22

Plans for 850 State-subsidised Dublin homes at Oscar Traynor site to be lodged next month

Developer Glenveagh will seek permission from the council for the 853 homes at Oscar Traynor Road in Santry under a deal approved by city councillors last November. Under the agreement, 40 per cent -  Subscribe
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