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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 15 Nov '20

Eason seeking rent discounts seems like a rich read

The owners of the Shop Street property might well wonder why Eason can’t dip into the sale proceeds to help the store weather the storm. But that money has already been accounted for. Last month som -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 04 Nov '20

DEAL: Premium Irish retailer acquires 12 Wicklow Street, Dublin 2 for just over €2 million

Nigel Kingston of Colliers International represented the purchaser. Stephen McCarthy of Savills, who represented the vendor, said: “The sale represents a strong vote of confidence for the Dublin cit -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 01 Nov '20

Retailers seek rent-free ‘Covid clauses’ from landlords

In an interview with the Sunday Independent, Brian O'Callaghan, a property partner specialising in retail at legal firm William Fry, and Fergus Doorly, a partner in the firm's litigation and dispute r -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 29 Oct '20

Grafton Street landlord cuts high street property values by 26%

The valuation drop across Iput’s high street retail portfolio is sharper than figures contained in the latest MSCI/SCSI Irish property report, published earlier this week, which indicated that Graft -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 28 Oct '20

Property values on Ireland's top retail streets slump by a fifth

The latest MSCI/SCSI Property Index shows that the value of retail properties on Grafton Street have fallen 18pc since March while those on Henry Street have dropped 19pc. That’s some setback for tw -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 28 Oct '20

Aldi offering finder's fee of 1.5pc “for suitable referrals” in a bid to source new sites

It comes as Aldi announced it is looking for new sites for potential future stores in the Greater Dublin Area, including Counties Kildare, Meath and Wicklow. Aldi is seeking freehold in a town-cent -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 21 Oct '20

Why cinema multiplexes will die: Adrian Weckler

It looks as if we may not be seeing you in quite the same numbers ever again. It's not the smartphone beams, the sticky seats or the reek of nachos. -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 21 Oct '20

Landlords win court case over Monsoon

TWO Irish landlords of the liquidated Monsoon business have won a High Court challenge in which they claimed their leases to the women’s fashion stores remained in full force here despite a UK credi -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 16 Oct '20

Eason owners move ahead with €20m property payday plans

Three sites – including the landmark store on Dublin’s O’Connell Street – have not hit the market yet due to the pandemic, which has significantly challenged most bricks-and-mortar retail busi -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 06 Oct '20

Foot Locker says its Grafton Street rent shouldn't be owed for period of virus lockdown

The landlord, Percy Nominees Ltd says the claim is "nothing more than a transparent and ill-judged attempt to unilaterally renegotiate the terms of the lease for the commercial benefit of Foot Locker" -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 05 Oct '20

Footlocker and landlord in dispute over Grafton St store rent

Foot Locker claims the lease it holds on the store has “been entirely frustrated” by the Covid-19 restrictions. The landlord, Percy Nominees Ltd, says this is “nothing more than a transparent an -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 21 Sep '20

Supermac’s McDonagh eyes fuel group expansion with Ennis plaza

Mr McDonagh said his rural outlets were currently outperforming those in urban areas. “City centres are getting hammered right across the country. Not alone are they short of people working from hom -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 18 Sep '20

NatWest considers closing Ulster Bank in the Republic

Ulster Bank’s UK parent is actively considering winding down the lender in the Republic, as the challenge of turning around a business struggling with high costs and low profitability has become eve -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 14 Sep '20

Avoca closes store as it plans to carry out 'case-by-case' assessments

Avoca, an Irish food and lifestyle retailer, has permanently closed its store in Letterfrack, Co Galway, as it assesses its other closed locations on a "case-by-case" basis. -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 09 Sep '20

No rent from hairdresser tenant since March. Is the lease broken?

Declan Bagnall replies: This is a sensitive issue. On the face of it you were always entitled to receive your rent. That is, unless there is a specific clause within the contract that allows the tenan -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 27 Aug '20

Aldi aiming to double its number of stores in Dublin, says Ireland MD

The retailer currently has just 22 stores in the Dublin area, with a total of 143 around the country. "It's important that we keep doing what we're doing in terms of expansion," Mr O'Connor told th -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 17 Aug '20

Boots stops paying some landlords as it seeks post-Covid rent deals

Boots joins a growing list of high-profile retailers in disputes with Irish shopping centres and institutional landlords, including shoe brand Schuh; fashion retailer New Look; Topman; jeweller Fields -  Subscribe
© Business Post 04 Aug '20

Rents likely to fall at shopping centres, says Blanchardstown owner

Blackstone president Jon Gray has said the future for enclosed malls is likely to be ‘very challenging’ -  Subscribe
© The Irish Times 04 Aug '20

Owner of Dundrum Town Centre to sell prized assets

Hammerson has collected just over 30 per cent of the rent it was due for the third quarter, according to the statement. It has about £2.4 billion (€2.73 billion) of debt, according to a company fil -  Subscribe
© Irish Independent 27 Jul '20

Where now for Ireland's silent shopping streets?

Marie Hunt of CBRE believes there could be an evolution in this country towards turnover-based rents. Many major UK landlords are already moving to such a system in London, for example. -  Subscribe
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