Glenveagh acquires portfolios with potential for over 2,000 residential units

Glenveagh CEO Justin Bickle   Housebuilder Glenveagh Properties said it has acquired two “substantial” land portfolios for a combined price of €106m, which it says are capable of delivering an additional 2,235 residential units. The two portfolios include development sites in Tallaght and Donabate in Co. Dublin, Bray in Co. Wicklow, Dunboyne and Stamullen in […]

Marlet wins ‘ransom strip’ case over €100 million docklands development site

Pat Crean, CEO Marlet Property Group.   Marlet Property Group has won its High Court case against a company linked to developer Johnny Ronan over an alleged “ransom strip” that Marlet claimed is holding up an estimated €100 million Dublin docklands development. Chambury, whose directors include Mr Ronan’s daughter, Jodie Ronan, had appealed a previous Circuit Court finding that Marlet’s Balark […]

60,000 more to pay local property tax bills

Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy intends to prevent massive property tax increases for the majority of households by adding tens of thousands of new homeowners to the scheme, the Sunday Independent can reveal. The minister’s overhaul of the property tax system will include abolishing exemptions for 60,000 homeowners who have avoided paying the tax since it was introduced […]