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#Under the Hammer

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

RTÉ is selling four paintings at an auction in London today

The struggling broadcaster is selling a fifth artwork in a private sale.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

Former Apollo House site put on the market

Apollo House site goes on sale with permission for a new office-block in its place.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Modigliani painting owned by Irish horse breeder John Magnier sells for record €116 million Under The Hammer This post contains videos

Modigliani painting owned by Irish horse breeder John Magnier sells for record €116 million

Modigliani’s masterpiece Nu couche (sur le cote gauche) fetched the highest price in Sotheby’s history.

# under-the-hammer - Sunday 26 November, 2017

Chance to recreate the Shelbourne Hotel at home as furniture to be auctioned

Some of the furniture is unused and still in it’s original packaging.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Want to buy-up pieces of old Dublin? Today's your chance

Original seats from the Stella Cinema in Rathmines are also up for grabs.

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 17 August, 2017

'An extremely special day for us': Cork outsourcing giant Voxpro has been sold

Canadian group Telus International snapped up a majority stake in the company.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Four popular shopping complexes for sale at €80 million

The collection was originally part of a loan portfolio that was sold by Nama in 2013.

# under-the-hammer - Sunday 21 February, 2016

Lock of John Lennon's hair sells for thousands at auction

The four-inch lock of hair was purchased by a UK-based memorabilia collector.

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Slaven Bilic denies West Ham have made an approach for Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge

The striker has been linked with an £18 million move to West Ham following injuries to Andy Carroll and Diafra Sakho.

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 10 September, 2015

The spikes Sir Roger Bannister wore during his record-breaking run have sold for big money

The running shoes were expected to reach somewhere between £30,000 and £50,000.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Pope Francis' iPad sells for $30,500

The Pope had last year given the iPad to a priest, who in turn donated it to a local school in Uruguay.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

You could've bought a big hotel for under €1m today, but someone else did

The Shandon Hotel in Donegal went for just over €800k.

# under-the-hammer - Friday 23 January, 2015

This woman was accused of bribing Titanic crew not to go back for survivors

A letter she wrote after surviving the tragedy sold at auction today for almost $12,000.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

This 18th century house could have been yours for €765k

Sure you’d find that down the back of the couch, right? If only…

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

From €10k houses to an entire shopping centre: A look at today's Allsop auction properties

If you’ve a few grand or a few million to spare, or just fancy a look at what’s on offer — there are some unusual lots up for sale in the RDS today…

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 26 June, 2014

Rush for homes as property market "changes dramatically" in Galway

An all-day auction is set to take place in Galway on Friday.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Half of house hunters are willing to spend up to €350k on a home

Three out of four property buyers want to buy within the next six months.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Fancy owning Rory Gallagher's amp or Michael Jackson's hat? They're up for grabs

Beatles, Elvis, Jon Bon Jovi fan? There’s a piece of memorabilia from pretty much every rock star for sale at an auction in Dublin.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Francis Bacon triptych expected to make $80m at New York auction

The Irish-born artist’s ‘Three Studies of Lucian Freud’ sold for $142.4 million last year.

# under-the-hammer - Friday 2 May, 2014

Ever wanted to live in a nice old mill? Now you can...

This listed mill in Wexford is going under the hammer later this morning as well as a number of other properties including a Georgian house in Dublin.

# under-the-hammer - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Going, going, gone: Criminal Assets Bureau sells Rolex on eBay for €8,200

The last watch the CAB sold on the auction website went for €7,000.

# under-the-hammer - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Gardaí called to auction sit-in protest in Maynooth

Organisers called on the REA Coonan estate agent to sign an agreement that no properties that are in legal dispute should be sold.

# under-the-hammer - Monday 24 February, 2014

Allsop signs agreement to end auction protestors' sit-in

The auctioneers have agreed not to sell any properties where there is a legal dispute between the owner and the bank.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

A golf course, a petrol station and a Christmas tree farm up for auction

Allsop Space auctioneers has a massive auction planned for next month, with 150 properties to go under the hammer.

# under-the-hammer - Friday 4 October, 2013

This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday

Goffs described the sale of the thoroughbred colt as ‘extraordinary’.

# under-the-hammer - Monday 9 September, 2013

Ever dreamed of owning a life-sized Maggie Thatcher puppet? Read on...

The iconic Spitting Image doll goes under the hammer at a Whytes auction in Dublin this weekend…

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 4 July, 2013

No date for rescheduled property auction after protesters force cancellation

Allsop Space were forced to abandon the event this morning after a handful of demonstrators entered the venue and demanded it be called off.

# under-the-hammer - Monday 27 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge Undies worn by Elvis Presley to be sold at auction For Sale This post contains images

Undies worn by Elvis Presley to be sold at auction

Unwashed underwear worn by ‘The King’ could fetch £10,000 at a UK auction next month.

# under-the-hammer - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Distressed properties net over €15m at auction

Ireland’s second auction of distressed property has taken place in Dublin – with many properties achieving above the rock-bottom asking prices.

# under-the-hammer - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

Rare James Joyce letter to go under the hammer

The letter from Joyce to his friend, Italian writer Carlo Linati, sees the frustrated Irishman decry the censorship of his books.