On Friday, the new Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government, Eoghan Murphy, T.D. signed the Commencement Order and supporting Regulations to enable planning applications for large-scale housing developments of 100 units or more, and large-scale student accommodation projects, to be made directly to An Bord Pleanála.
The second volume of Census 2016’ summary results were published yesterday by the Central Statistics Office; informing on another 9 key themes, including employment, socio-economic grouping, education, travel patterns and health, among others.
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Future Analytics Consulting Ltd, in conjunction with commercial property specialists CBRE, released a very interesting report this week focusing on the increasing appetite in the Irish market for investment in alternative sectors.