Luxury Real Estate Blog and News

Irish property prices continue to rise at rapid rates

January 16, 2018 - Ireland
Ireland’s official house price index has leapt to an eight-year high with prices in Dublin up by 88% since 2013.

Sotheby's International Realty expands to Ireland

April 20, 2016 - Ireland
Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC is expanding to Ireland with the formation of Ireland Sotheby’s International Realty.

Property prices in Ireland growing faster outside of Dublin

November 02, 2015 - Ireland
Property prices in Ireland increased 1.3% nationwide in September and are 8.9% higher year on year, the latest official figures shows.

Asian investors tempted by Irish commercial property

May 06, 2015 - Ireland
The Irish real estate industry looks set to welcome an increased number of foreign direct investments in 2015, especially in the commercial sector.

Ashford Castle up for sale again

November 05, 2012 - Ireland
Ashford Castle, Ireland’s most spectacular hotel and resort, is to be offered for sale on the international market at half the price paid for it five years ago.

Google to Buy Dublin Office Building

February 21, 2011 - Ireland
Google Inc. is expanding its operations in Dublin by agreeing Thursday to pay €99.9 million ($135.6 million) for the city's tallest office building, in one of Ireland's largest property deals since the financial crisis.

Price slashed for Ireland's most expensive property

June 01, 2010 - Ireland
The Lavish Co Kildare estate owned by the late Tony Ryan, founder of Ryanair, has had its price cut by €30 million in a renewed bid to sell the 600-acre property. Tony Ryan is said to have spent 100 million restoring the state before his death in 2007. Last year the tycoon’s sons, Declan and Shane Ryan, put the Co Kildare estate quietly on the market at €80 million – the highest price ever asked for an Irish house. No buyer emerged and this week Lyons Demesne was offered on the open market – for €50 million.

Timbers Resorts and Kiawah to Launch Residence Club at Doonbeg

August 24, 2009 - Ireland
Timbers Resorts, a leading developer of intimate luxury resort properties, announced Aug. 18 its partnership with Kiawah Development Partners (KDP), master developer of Kiawah Island and other premier golf course communities, to launch and oversee the new private residence club at Doonbeg in County Clare, Ireland called The Links Cottages at Doonbeg. The Links Cottages will allow residential interest ownership in one of Europe`s most desired golf and lodging destinations, with a setting featuring five-star services and amenities.