Why Ireland’s property market is a safe haven

The Republic of Ireland’s property market faces a number of headwinds, but the good news is that there are none that could lead to a “spectacular crash” as the market continues to remain a safe haven for investors.

That is not to say there aren’t challenges. Recent news that Ireland’s largest REIT is up for sale has led to speculation over whether the firm is calling the top of the market.

Green REIT, whose €1.5bn portfolio consists mainly of Dublin offices, is on the block at a time of rocketing demand for