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New Housing Estate In Dublin Refused Permission

New Housing Estate In Dublin Refused Permission

An Bord Pleanála has refused permission for a development of 74 houses beside Adamstown in west Dublin after its inspector determined the estate would be too small for the site. Minister for Justice and local Fine Gael TD Frances Fitzgerald had appealed to the board not to approve the development proposed by Crekav Landbank Investments Limited, the company fronted by ...

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Top 5 Coolest Places You Should Visit In 2016

Top 5 coolest places

In this article, we will share with you a list of top 5 coolest places you should visit in 2016 It is another year of possibilities and another opportunity to gain new grounds and enlarge coasts. For those who love traveling, the world can only get bigger and you list of places visited should lengthen each year. As your wish ...

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Scott Disick buys new luxurious bachelor pad for $5.96 million

Scott Disick buys new luxurious bachelor pad for $5.96 million

Kourtney Kardashian’s baby Daddy, Scott Disick has spent $5.96million on a bachelor pad close to Kourtney Kardashian lives. It has been six months since The 32-year-old, Scott Disick and Kourtney Kardashian split and he moved out of their home. But now the entrepreneur and businessman has found his own bachelor pad. Disick, purchased a seven-bedroom, seven-bathroom home in the Hidden ...

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Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors Kick-off New Measurement Standards

Nigeria’s real estate

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has introduced a new standard that will bring transparency and consistency to global real estate markets. The International Property Measurement Standard for Offices (IPMS for Office Buildings) came into effect on January 1. It replaces the existing Code of Measuring Practice and is in line with the International Property Measurement Standard (IPMS), and ...

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Firm Plans 18-Storey Wooden Residential Tower In Vancouver

Firm plans 18-storey wooden residential tower in Vancouver

Canada’s Acton Ostry Architects, in collaboration with tall wood advisor Architekten Hermann Kaufmann, has begun construction on the appropriately named “Tall Wood Building,” an 18-story, 53-meter residential tower for Canada’s University of British Columbia (UBC) upper year and graduate students. The tower will be the world’s tallest wooden residential tower, but may not hold that title for long: MGA’s 35-story ...

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Exquisite Sydney Harbour Mansion Bought For $52m By 27-year-old Chinese Property Mogul

Property Management Exquisite Sydney Harbour Mansion Bought For $52m By 27-year-old Chinese Property Mogul

A 27-year-old Chinese property mogul has splashed out on a $52 million mansion with views of Sydney Harbour. Shangjin Lin, known also as Jim, made the off-market purchase on the waterfront trophy home Villa Igiea after six months of property hunting in Sydney’s exclusive suburbs, Domain reports. The 1920s mansion in Vaucluse will potentially take second place on Sydney’s record sales list ...

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Dubai Real Estate Sales Hit AED225 Billion In 2015

Dubai Real Estate Sales Hit AED225 Billion In 2015

The value of real estate deals and sales concluded in 2015 in the emirate of Dubai amounted to a total of AED225 billion, according to a survey by the Al Bayan newspaper. The figure signals a growth rate of three per cent or AED7bn compared with the AED218bn recorded in 2014 in the emirate. In December, property sales and deals ...

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Dubai Property Giant Vows To Restore Hotel Damaged In Fire

Dubai Property Giant Vows To Restore Hotel Damaged In Fire

Dubai property giant Emaar Properties promised Saturday to restore its luxury 63-storey hotel in the emirate, which was damaged in a spectacular fire on New Year’s Eve. “We are determined to restore it to all its glory, and even surpass the splendid architectural standards,” said chairman Mohamed Alabbar. “Further timelines and plans will be shared as they are finalised,” he ...

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Property Tycoon Who Once Worth £3billion Embroiled In Bitter Divorce Battle Over Property

Property Tycoon Who Once Worth £3billion Embroiled In Bitter Divorce Battle Over Property

A reclusive property tycoon who was once worth £3billion is reportedly embroiled in a bitter secret divorce battle with his Lithuanian-born wife over property and assets worth millions. Syrian-born investor Simon Halabi started as the director of a UK property firm in the 1980s and going on to become Britain’s 14th richest man – before losing almost everything and becoming ...

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United Kingdom Property Prices To Rise By 8% In 2016

Rising London property costs could lead to firms relocating, says study

Residential property prices in some locations in the United Kingdom could increase by as much as eight per cent in 2016 as the recovery that has taken hold in London ripples out across the country. But overall price growth is expected to be around six per cent across the country during the year, according to the forecast from the Royal ...

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