Weekly irish property new

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 – iProperty Radio

#Property Roundup

*From Construction to Property*

This week on #PropertyRoundup on iPropertyRadio.com, host Carol Tallon  is joined by Kevin Kirrane MIPAV REV MMCEPI CIPS NAR, estate agent with APP Kirrane Auctioneering in Galway and Mayo to discuss his own career journey from construction to property, selling property in the crash and the availability of the local market.  👉 https://www.kirraneauctioneering.com/

*Also, the iProperty Radio team, in partnership with Daft.ie, will be travelling across the country in 2024, meeting estate agents and learning about rental and sales trends on the ground. If you would like to get involved in these ‘Property Roundup’ shows, email hello@ipropertyradio.com.

*Property Roundup is sponsored by Daft.ie, Ireland’s most visited property website 

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

#Proptech Hot Seat

The Power of Data in Real Estate

In the Proptech Hot Seat on iProperty Radio this week is Harry Walston, Vice President of Sales at Outra. Harry joins host Carol Tallon this week to discuss Outra, who the platform was built for and why the data is unique! Listen back to the full interview to hear about future plans for Outra. Check out the Outra website here 🔗  https://www.outra.co.uk/

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

*Understanding Workplace Stress across Construction*

On #BreakingGround on iProperty Radio  Radio this week Dr. Patrick Bruce, Research Assistant Lecturer with TU Dublin.  Patrick joins us to mark April, Stress Awareness Month, and to discuss his research on stress across the construction industry and key findings, some of which will definitely be of interest to construction managers and site managers. 

*We also talk about the research and student opportunities within MMC Ireland, contact the organisation for further information info@mmcireland.ie

The impact of mental health issues is also discussed within and this is a reminder that the Lighthouse Construction Industry Charity is a free service available to members of the construction industry and their families. You can contact the team 24/7 on 1800 939 122.

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

ISSUES IMPACTING RURAL IRELAND 

  • RURAL IRELAND: In light of the most recent anti-rural policy kite-flying, there will be an online meeting on April 16th of the new industry group established for housing developers, property investors and estate agents trying or intending to deliver new homes, businesses or important infrastructure in RURAL IRELAND – if you wish to receive an invite link this, please email carol@propertydistrict.ie  and ensure you have completed the group survey.

PLANNING, DEVELOPMENT & MMC/CONSTRUCTION NEWS

  • St Vincent de Paul apply for planning permission to develop housing in Cork city: The application, lodged with Cork City Council, seeks permission for eight semi-detached bungalows at SVP’s site at Deerpark House at Friars’ Walk https://www.echolive.ie/corknews/arid-41366182.html

PROPTECH, SMART CITIES & CONSTRUCTION INNOVATION

  • Proptech Ireland is updating the database of 2024 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

  • Irish firms’ desire to get workers back in the office could delay gender equality by a generation: While hybrid work has shattered the traditional 9-to-5 paradigm, taking this away now may result in the biggest female brain drain we have seen from the workplace https://www.irishexaminer.com/business/economy/arid-41365663.html

INTERNATIONAL PROPERTY NEWS

FACEBOOK GROUP FOR IRISH PROPERTY BUYERS & INVESTORS IN 2024

Building upon the learnings of the annual ‘The Irish Property Buyers’ Handbook’ series 2011-2018, and The Property Insider series thereafter,  (https://www.amazon.com/Carol-Tallon/), all current updates are available daily asJoin the Facebook Group here to contribute: https://www.facebook.com/groups/IrishPropertyBuyers/

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