Blackstone building up €10bn war chest to invest in property

    The Commercial Property team at HWP.ie estate agents stumbled across an interesting article in the Irish Times recently. Blackstone Group, the private equity firm controversialy locked in a legal battle with developer Michael O’Flynn over the future of O’Flynn Group is preparing to raise around $13bn (€10.2bn) to invest in property. The US-based […]

Kennedy Wilson plans to build 320 apartments in Dublin

    Calls for ‘built to rent’ scheme to boost rental supply   The Residential Property team at HWP.ie estate agents found a new report, in the Irish Times stating; Real estate investor Kennedy Wilson plans to build 320 apartments at two sites in Dublin, according to the managing director of its European business, Peter […]

Hope for first-time buyers as 10% deposits to return

    Kenny plans scheme to bypass Central Bank’s stricter home-loan rules The Residential Property team at HWP.ie estate agents found a new report, in the Irish Times stating the following; FIRST-time home buyers will be able to get on the property ladder with a 10pc deposit, despite Central Bank plans to limit the size […]