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Weekly Irish property market news and insights – for the industry,by the industry  

Before we get stuck into the general property news of the week, below are the local and international stories that might be of particular interest:

If you missed last week’s round-up, you can catch up here: https://propertydistrict.ie/sunday-roundup/

As always, you might let me know if I have missed out on any relevant property news by emailing  carol@propertydistrict.ie.

(Apologies in advance for any typos, it’s difficult to get good help on a Sunday. Also, I use voice to text dictation so just sound out anything that really doesn’t make sense in a strong rural accent and that should help!)

SUNDAY LISTEN

This week on iPropertyRadio… 

#Property Roundup

*Making sense of Dublin’s property data*

On #PropertyRoundup, this week Donald MacDonald, Director at Hooke & MacDonald, joins us to discuss Ireland’s property market with a focus on development land, new homes, PRS and the wider investment market in advance of their forthcoming Residential Investment Bulletin. The discussion also covers ‘Housing For All’ identifying what appears to be working in the marketplace, and what is not…

Property Roundup is sponsored by Irish Property District, your industry communications partner: https://propertydistrict.ie

*Watch/ listen back: https://ipropertyradio.com/property-matters/

#Proptech Hot Seat

In the Proptech Hot Seat is Shane Brady, Chief Operations Officer with SmartWorkPlus, an intelligence hub that transforms facilities management by optimising operations, cutting costs and improving sustainability. Listen back to the full interview to learn more!

https://www.smartworkplus.com/

Proptech Hot seat is sponsored by Proptech Ireland, the hub for innovators, investors and industry leaders https://prop-tech.ie/

Watch/ listen back: https://ipropertyradio.com/proptech-hot-seat/

#BreakingGround

“The barriers that are there, are barriers you are making yourself..”

This week on #BreakingGround host Carol Tallon is joined by Dr Aidan Kenny, Apprenticeship Manager at the School of Architecture, Building and Environment (SABE), TU Dublin.

Aidan tells his own apprenticeship journey, and how varied a career in construction can be. He points out that you really can shape your own career through apprenticeships by focusing on what you enjoy. For the next generation of construction professionals, make sure to check out Generation Apprenticeship- https://apprenticeship.ie/ 

Breaking Ground is sponsored by PLACEengage – Your Virtual Town Hall, a data-driven platform for more successful public consultation and community engagement for your next development project https://placeengage.com/

*Watch back and listen back: https://ipropertyradio.com/breaking-ground/

Watch back and listen back to all shows at: https://ipropertyradio.com/shows/

Produced by Katie Tallon, with Hear Me Roar Media on sound  https://hearmeroarmedia.com/

PLACEMAKING

OPEN PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS AND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

  • Locals call on Cork City Council to avoid development on Murphy’s Rock: The green area has been used as an amenity by people from all across the northside, especially Blackpool, Ballyvolane and Dublin Hill residents for generations. https://www.echolive.ie/corknews/arid-41241112.html

ISSUES IMPACTING RURAL IRELAND 

  • RURAL IRELAND: There is a new group being set up for housing developers, property investors and estate agents trying or intending to deliver new homes, businesses or important infrastructure in rural Ireland – email in confidence to carol@propertydistrict.ie. 

CONSTRUCTION, MMC & DEVELOPMENT NEWS

  • NEW environmental, health, and safety company has officially launched in Cork with an investment of €5m. Led by EHS specialist Chris Mee, EHS International currently has a team of 20 and hopes to create at least 80 new jobs within the next 12 months. https://www.echolive.ie/corknews/arid-41240851.html

PROPTECH, ESG & CONSTRUCTION INNOVATION

  • Proptech Ireland is updating the database of 2023 Irish technology providers for the built environment – From smart design and planning right through to the smart property transaction, where does your Irish-led or Ireland-based proptech  or MMC business sit?  Pease take five minutes to add or update your details to our internationally-shared listing here: SIGN UP HERE: *https://prop-tech.ie/register/ * and email product or service details to hello@prop-tech.ie
  • Proptech Ireland: Ireland’s CONSTRUCTION and REAL ESTATE ESG technologies resource hub. Confused about how and where to start on your ESG journey? Contact us 👉https://prop-tech.ie

ENERGY, CLIMATE & ENVIRONMENT  

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY NEWS (including PRS)

COMMERCIAL PROPERTY NEWS

  • ‘Retail is decimated’: Cork city traders voice concern over impact of roadworks on business – Works have been taking place in the area as part of the MacCurtain St Public Transport Improvement Scheme. https://www.echolive.ie/corknews/arid-41240857.html

INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY NEWS

FACEBOOK GROUP FOR IRISH PROPERTY BUYERS & INVESTORS

Crowd-sourcing answers topical property questions:    

As many of you might know, my annual property book The Irish Property Buyers’ Handbook (since 2011) was rebranded in 2018 and now appears as part of The Property Insider series, published by Oak Tree Press, the first three titles are now published and available here: https://www.amazon.com/Carol-Tallon/

To ensure the content remains topical and we are now doing this by crowd-sourcing home buyer and investor queries, with crowd-sourced and editorial team answers. 

Join the 1,000+ members in our Facebook Group here to contribute: https://www.facebook.com/groups/IrishPropertyBuyers/

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