Winter 2015/2016 Archive

GeoHive – new online tool for surveyors

Ordinance Survey Ireland (OSI), which is mandated to produce accurate geographical maps, has launched GeoHive (

Leaseplan gets a refurb

The Building Consultancy has completed the refurbishment of Leaseplan Treasury’s offices at No. 6 Suffolk Street, Dublin 2.

Building regulations will create a two-tier housing market

The changes to the Building Control (Amendment) Regulations 2014 (BCAR) have been brought in less than two years after...

Cost of building a house

There has been much discussion of late about the typical cost of building a house in Ireland.

A new deal for tenants?

At the time of going to press, the much-publicised Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill is expected to come...