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Doesn't look like Bernard McNamara will be giving ANYONE his number
# Not Playing Ball
# Not Playing Ball

Doesn't look like Bernard McNamara will be giving ANYONE his number

Oct 8th 2015, 4:55 PM 20,868 Views 62 Comments

His responses to the banking inquiry could most generously be described as… unhelpful.

He's back!: Johnny Ronan, property and the Celtic Tiger
# Celtic Phoenix
# Celtic Phoenix

He's back!: Johnny Ronan, property and the Celtic Tiger

Apr 1st 2015, 10:48 PM 49,090 Views 112 Comments

One of Ireland’s most well-known property developers has exited Nama.

NAMA fights back against claims of illegality
# NAMA
# NAMA

NAMA fights back against claims of illegality

Dec 20th 2013, 12:33 PM 6,506 Views 29 Comments

NAMA’s bosses told an Oireachtas committee this morning that although they have not been presented with the specific allegations, they are “satisfied that they are unfounded”.

Forty ghost estates targeted for demolition
# Ghost Estates
# Ghost Estates

Forty ghost estates targeted for demolition

Nov 18th 2013, 10:23 AM 28,675 Views 119 Comments

None of the estates being considered by the government for demolition are currently occupied.

"Will we f**k": The Mahon Tribunal in quotes
# Mahon
# Mahon

"Will we f**k": The Mahon Tribunal in quotes

Mar 22nd 2012, 8:00 AM 9,634 Views 12 Comments

From Bertie Ahern and his Holy Communion money to the Bailey brothers laughing at the idea of getting a receipt, here’s some of the most striking quotes from the Mahon Tribunal over the past 15 years.

Vacant buildings could be used for art in new Dublin plan
# Pretty Vacant
# Pretty Vacant

Vacant buildings could be used for art in new Dublin plan

Feb 10th 2012, 9:53 AM 2,277 Views 18 Comments

A new initiative is encouraging property owners to allow artists to stage temporary events in unused buildings.

Protesters take over NAMA-owned building and open it to the public
# Unlock NAMA
# Unlock NAMA

Protesters take over NAMA-owned building and open it to the public

Jan 28th 2012, 12:33 PM 5,420 Views 42 Comments

The Unlock NAMA group has taken over a building in Dublin’s city centre this morning – and plans to open more of NAMA’s buildings to the public.

Column: Herd mentality led the UK riots – and it’s also what got us into economic trouble
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Herd mentality led the UK riots – and it’s also what got us into economic trouble

Aug 15th 2011, 7:00 PM 87 Views 6 Comments

Former trader Nick Leeson argues that, while it might not seem obvious at first, the psychology behind street rioters is not dissimilar to that which drove the markets, the bankers and property developers into a speculation frenzy.

Column: In Ireland, we got the bankers we deserved
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: In Ireland, we got the bankers we deserved

Jul 12th 2011, 7:20 PM 133 Views 14 Comments

Banks and property developers held the reins as the country galloped into economic crisis – and all because we put them in the saddle, writes historian Conor McCabe.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

May 7th 2011, 7:49 PM 2,928 Views 0 Comments

In today’s Daily Fix: Video of Bin Laden watching video of himself; a reduction on Ireland’s bailout interest rate; cheaper rail fares, David Beckham in a car accident; and an incredible new flexible phone.

Poll: What should be done about Ireland's ghost estates?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: What should be done about Ireland's ghost estates?

Feb 18th 2011, 8:59 AM 4,954 Views 6 Comments

The latest figures on the ghost estate crisis reveal that 348 ghost estates have been abandoned by developers. We want to know what you think should be done with them.

McKillen begins Supreme Court appeal against NAMA
# NAMA
# NAMA

McKillen begins Supreme Court appeal against NAMA

Dec 15th 2010, 12:09 PM 265 Views 0 Comments

Transfer of €2.1bn of McKillen’s loans from BOI to NAMA is on hold until the outcome of appeal is known.

Developers will be forced to finish 'ghost estates'
# Ghost Estates
# Ghost Estates

Developers will be forced to finish 'ghost estates'

Oct 22nd 2010, 10:05 AM 1,231 Views 1 Comment

An expert group will tackle the problem of the 2,800 ghost estates littered across the country.

Dozens of Irish developers have died by suicide since recession hit
# Stressed
# Stressed

Dozens of Irish developers have died by suicide since recession hit

Oct 12th 2010, 9:56 AM 3,093 Views 0 Comments

The use of “terror” tactics by the banks has been blamed for rising psychiatric problems.