More positive news for the office sector

There is more great news for the office sector here in Ireland this week as Chinese based social media giant Tik-Tok has committed to renting the entire 210,000sq ft Sorting Office in Dublin’s Docklands for 15 years. The move will see the company have over 2000 new staff members move into the Mapletree Investments owned […]

All positive signs from first quarter

It seems strange that despite the obvious hurdles and losses in other sectors, the signs coming out of the first three months of the year are overwhelmingly positive regarding the property market in Ireland. Most noticeably is the €1.2 billion investment in Commercial property in the first quarter. This is despite commercial and retail being […]

Property improvements

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As a landlord in 2021, it’s wise to always be on the lookout for ways to improve your property that can help bring in increased revenues to you and help attract the right  tenants.  It is that time of year again after all, sun shining, lambs leaping, and who doesn’t love a 2 hour que […]

Investing in property abroad in the age of Covid

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With a rare few days of beaming sunshine upon us, I’m drawn to the thoughts of sunny beaches and dinner alfresco listening to the waves crashing in the background. Bliss.. But for those who had planned to invest in such luxuries in the near future, what lies ahead in the age of Covid? Travel The […]

Current State of Irish Markets

House prices to rise by up to 6% in 2021

With Covid-19 still presenting daily challenges to the economy, with the rollout of vaccination programmes around the world we can begin to see the end in sight. We are far enough along now also to have a real sense of the damage caused over the last 12 months to various sectors in the property industry […]

Common Landlord Mistakes

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As a landlord, both new and experienced in the field, you’re likely to make a mistake from time to time, however by understanding the possible risks you could mitigate their likelihood. Without experience it can be easy to lose money, time and potential tenants by making some of the following mistakes. A common mistake may […]

The importance of networking can never be underestimated.

Landlord Networking

The importance of networking can never be underestimated. Getting to know other landlords in your area can not only help you improve your immediate ability to be a better landlord but can also help your professional growth. Networking also gives you a deeper understanding of market trends; the wider your contacts are, the more confident […]

Help for new landlords

It’s been a very strange 12 months over the last year. Many have fallen on hard times due to government restrictions on – well everything. On the other hand, others have taken the opportunity to increase their savings, and are potentially looking at investing, now that properties in sectors such as retail can be picked […]

EU Model of Build-to-Rent takes hold in Irish Market

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For new investors in the market, Build To Rent (BTR) may be an unfamiliar term, but build to rent is currently a thriving sector in the Irish property market. It has become a viable, stable and attractive investment for Irish investors and developers. Approximately €898m was spent on BTR investments in the first half of […]