FAC has played a vital role in helping Global Student Accommodation achieve a grant of permission for a 571-bedspace student housing development in Dublin 7. The scheme also includes ground floor retail space and community facilities.
Future Analytics Consulting has assisted BAM Property in securing planning permission for a 303-bedspace student accommodation scheme in Dublin 8. This forms part of a larger project that also includes a 202-bedroom hotel, business incubation hubs and office space. The development will play an important role in the ongoing regeneration of the Liberties and Newmarket areas of the city.
“We will consult on possible amendments to the planning guidelines to support the construction of… retirement villages for the elderly.’
The recently publishedA Programme for a Partnership Government document includes interesting policy initiatives, based on a five-year timeframe, such as the pledge to examine how the planning system may be used to develop housing for our ageing population.