723,000 sq ft of office space let in Dublin in Q1 According to Knight Frank

Q1 letting activity was 62% higher than the same period last year with 723,221 sq ft of space transacting. This strong start to the year suggests that full year 2016 take-up could even surpass the stellar levels achieved in 2015 and indicates that the business community have not been delaying occupational decisions in the context Read more about 723,000 sq ft of office space let in Dublin in Q1 According to Knight Frank[…]

€347 million was invested in the Dublin Office Market in Q1 2016

Quarter one 2016 represented another very strong year for commercial property sales in Ireland with €744 million worth of transactions changing hands. While Dublin confirmed its position as the preferred location for commercial investment, accounting for 64% of the market, there was a significant share of transactional activity outside of Dublin which accounted for 36% Read more about €347 million was invested in the Dublin Office Market in Q1 2016[…]

How does Dublin’s residential market compare on the European and Global stage?

  Following on from the publication of the latest Global House Price Index, the launch of the first edition of Knight Frank’s Global Residential Cities Index, which examines mainstream residential property prices on a city rather than a country basis, has provided some interesting insights into how Dublin’s residential market compares at a European and Global level. The Read more about How does Dublin’s residential market compare on the European and Global stage?[…]

New Stamp Duty Changes in the UK Could Benefit Ireland

Since the 1st April 2016, UK buyers will pay an extra 3% in stamp duty if the property is a buy-to-let property or a second home. The measure, which was announced by Mr Osborne in his 2015 Autumn Statement, is designed to discourage wealthy buyers from purchasing second homes so that cash-strapped first time buyers Read more about New Stamp Duty Changes in the UK Could Benefit Ireland[…]