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# celtic-tiger - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Longboat Quay residents will still have to find '€2 million' for repairs after final offer of help
# Legacy
# Legacy

Longboat Quay residents will still have to find '€2 million' for repairs after final offer of help

Oct 1st 2015, 4:30 PM 18,709 Views 55 Comments

The Authority said it would contribute some of the costs.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Johnny Ronan use of notorious Nazi work slogan 'beyond comprehension': Shatter
# You What?
# You What?

Johnny Ronan use of notorious Nazi work slogan 'beyond comprehension': Shatter

Sep 24th 2015, 4:44 PM 40,665 Views 114 Comments

The Fine Gael TD said the phrase was “synonymous with Nazi inhumanity”.

This week’s vital property news: Rising rents and a Celtic Tiger estate for sale
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

This week’s vital property news: Rising rents and a Celtic Tiger estate for sale

Sep 24th 2015, 4:23 PM 2,668 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# celtic-tiger - Monday 27 July, 2015

5 charts that show how much Irish jobs have changed in less than one generation
# Nine To Five
# Nine To Five

5 charts that show how much Irish jobs have changed in less than one generation

Jul 27th 2015, 6:10 AM 35,914 Views 16 Comments

There have been some big changes in the country over the past two decades.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Financier compares himself to Ronaldo, says emigrating was "very painful"
# Banking Inquiry
# Banking Inquiry

Financier compares himself to Ronaldo, says emigrating was "very painful"

Jul 9th 2015, 2:20 PM 19,531 Views 33 Comments

Derek Quinlan moved to Switzerland after the crash.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 11 June, 2015

11 things that could have only happened during the Celtic Tiger
# Eye Of The Tiger
From The Daily Edge
# Eye Of The Tiger

11 things that could have only happened during the Celtic Tiger

Jun 11th 2015, 9:30 PM 18,592 Views 15 Comments

We all partied…

# celtic-tiger - Monday 1 June, 2015

QUIZ: What are these Celtic Tiger models promoting?
# Quiz
# Quiz

QUIZ: What are these Celtic Tiger models promoting?

Jun 1st 2015, 8:30 PM 45,108 Views 31 Comments

Girls in bikinis, boys in lumberjack shirts.

# celtic-tiger - Saturday 30 May, 2015

This €40-per-box 'beauty chocolate' may be the clearest sign yet that the Celtic Tiger's back
# A Bit Rich
# A Bit Rich

This €40-per-box 'beauty chocolate' may be the clearest sign yet that the Celtic Tiger's back

May 30th 2015, 8:30 AM 21,405 Views 44 Comments

Good grief, what’s this?

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

18 worrying signs that the Celtic Tiger is back
# Getting Boomier
From The Daily Edge
# Getting Boomier

18 worrying signs that the Celtic Tiger is back

Apr 28th 2015, 1:17 PM 17,838 Views 13 Comments

RAARRRRRRR.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Conor McGregor has brought the Celtic Tiger back
# Tattoo Zoo
From The42
# Tattoo Zoo

Conor McGregor has brought the Celtic Tiger back

Apr 14th 2015, 3:57 PM 8,475 Views 14 Comments

Look! That tiger has got a belly button on its nose.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 12 April, 2015

A plea to my generation: as property prices rise again, proceed with caution
# Opinion
# Opinion

A plea to my generation: as property prices rise again, proceed with caution

Apr 12th 2015, 8:45 AM 57 Views 47 Comments

It is now that millennials’ supposed thirst for life experiences over amassing assets is going to be tested.

# celtic-tiger - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

He's back!: Johnny Ronan, property and the Celtic Tiger
# Celtic Phoenix
# Celtic Phoenix

He's back!: Johnny Ronan, property and the Celtic Tiger

Apr 1st 2015, 10:48 PM 48,712 Views 112 Comments

One of Ireland’s most well-known property developers has exited Nama.

# celtic-tiger - Saturday 28 March, 2015

An estate agent has been appointed to sell Priory Hall 2.0 (don't all queue at once)
# Bust To Boom
# Bust To Boom

An estate agent has been appointed to sell Priory Hall 2.0 (don't all queue at once)

Mar 28th 2015, 7:15 AM 19,896 Views 49 Comments

Buy-to-let owners at the complex are “very hopeful for a name change”.

# celtic-tiger - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Manual workers were 140% more likely to die than professionals during the boom
# Celtic Tiger
# Celtic Tiger

Manual workers were 140% more likely to die than professionals during the boom

Feb 25th 2015, 12:30 PM 10,504 Views 25 Comments

Rich or poor, life expectancy for all groups in Ireland is at an all time high – but the gap between those groups has increased.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

16 reasons to say 'what recession?'
# Boom Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Boom Baby

16 reasons to say 'what recession?'

Feb 3rd 2015, 1:12 PM 10,469 Views 4 Comments

We’re losing the run of ourselves, again.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 1 February, 2015

These ghostly photos show the buildings the Celtic Tiger abandoned
# Fallout
# Fallout

These ghostly photos show the buildings the Celtic Tiger abandoned

Feb 1st 2015, 5:00 PM 31,278 Views 17 Comments

The changing face of Ireland’s landscape.

# celtic-tiger - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Klaus Regling has said the Irish were 'obsessed' with property
# Obsessed Much?
# Obsessed Much?

Klaus Regling has said the Irish were 'obsessed' with property

Jan 21st 2015, 5:08 PM 14,171 Views 76 Comments

The ECB man told the banking inquiry it is hard to overstate the part our ‘cultural attitude’ played in the crisis.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 18 January, 2015

QUIZ: You've driven past them, but where are these roadside monuments?

QUIZ: You've driven past them, but where are these roadside monuments?

Jan 18th 2015, 6:30 PM 52,612 Views 45 Comments

Ah, Celtic Tiger road art.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Property prices in Dublin actually FELL last month
# Boom Boom Boom
# Boom Boom Boom

Property prices in Dublin actually FELL last month

Dec 23rd 2014, 11:38 AM 12,515 Views 22 Comments

But they are still way higher than at this time last year.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Finally! You'll soon be able to play golf and buy a BMW at the same time
# Back To This Again
# Back To This Again

Finally! You'll soon be able to play golf and buy a BMW at the same time

Dec 18th 2014, 11:00 PM 15,626 Views 19 Comments

Wait, what year is this?

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Making your outdoor space work for you
# Green Thumbed
# Green Thumbed

Making your outdoor space work for you

Dec 4th 2014, 4:08 PM 2,537 Views 1 Comment

TheJournal.ie spoke to top garden designer Sean Keighran about the best way to revamp your outdoor space.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 12 October, 2014

IN IMAGES: 'Blood from a f***ing stone' - a decade of Budgets
# Budget 2015
# Budget 2015

IN IMAGES: 'Blood from a f***ing stone' - a decade of Budgets

Oct 12th 2014, 6:30 PM 16,353 Views 18 Comments

10 years in 15 seconds.

# celtic-tiger - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Poll: Are we repeating the mistakes of the boom era?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are we repeating the mistakes of the boom era?

Sep 24th 2014, 9:06 AM 15,616 Views 62 Comments

President Higgins has issued a warning. Do you agree?

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Opinion: Forget the 'Celtic Phoenix' nonsense – Ireland's Special Olympians should be our inspiration
# Ireland's Future
# Ireland's Future

Opinion: Forget the 'Celtic Phoenix' nonsense – Ireland's Special Olympians should be our inspiration

Sep 23rd 2014, 8:00 PM 55 Views 16 Comments

Special Olympians have risen above the sort of hardship most of us can barely imagine; their spirit should inspire Ireland’s national recovery.

# celtic-tiger - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Looks like deciding to queue for four days for a Dublin semi-d paid off...
# Property Bubbly
# Property Bubbly

Looks like deciding to queue for four days for a Dublin semi-d paid off...

Sep 6th 2014, 5:07 PM 66,995 Views 109 Comments

People have been queuing at the new development since Tuesday, no doubt causing some passers-by to wonder if they’d traveled back in time to the days of the Celtic Tiger.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Opinion: How will Ireland's rise, fall and humble recovery affect us as a nation?
# National Psyche
# National Psyche

Opinion: How will Ireland's rise, fall and humble recovery affect us as a nation?

Aug 21st 2014, 8:00 AM 39 Views 44 Comments

Ireland is back on track – according to the ratings agencies anyway – but we aren’t the same people we were ten years ago. And we never will be again.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Daft report: More houses coming onto market, Dublin prices up by 21 per cent
# Property Prices
# Property Prices

Daft report: More houses coming onto market, Dublin prices up by 21 per cent

Jul 1st 2014, 6:33 AM 8,434 Views 28 Comments

There were also price rises in Cork and Galway, but decreases in Limerick and Waterford cities.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 18 May, 2014

8 Google search trends that prove Ireland's glory days are truly over
# It's Going Down
From The Daily Edge
# It's Going Down

8 Google search trends that prove Ireland's glory days are truly over

May 18th 2014, 8:15 PM 61,504 Views 35 Comments

“Luxury spa weekends in Athlone”.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Estate agents report "mini-boom" as price increases spread outside Dublin
# Roar
# Roar

Estate agents report "mini-boom" as price increases spread outside Dublin

Mar 25th 2014, 5:27 PM 27,947 Views 69 Comments

A survey by the Real Estate Alliance reveals an average rise in prices across the country of 6 per cent.

# celtic-tiger - Friday 21 March, 2014

Tiger's gone: Inventor of Celtic Tiger resigns
# Put Down
# Put Down

Tiger's gone: Inventor of Celtic Tiger resigns

Mar 21st 2014, 4:38 PM 13,484 Views 18 Comments

Banker who coined the phrase for Irish economic ‘miracle’ has worked for several powerhouse financial institutions.

# celtic-tiger - Saturday 22 February, 2014

Cecilia Ahern says Bertie ‘has always genuinely cared and always put Ireland before himself’
# Ahern
# Ahern

Cecilia Ahern says Bertie ‘has always genuinely cared and always put Ireland before himself’

Feb 22nd 2014, 9:45 AM 36,396 Views 341 Comments

The best-selling author and daughter of the former taoiseach has defended her father in an interview to be broadcast tomorrow.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 20 February, 2014

7 rules Irish people have for talking about money
# Made Of Money
From The Daily Edge
# Made Of Money

7 rules Irish people have for talking about money

Feb 20th 2014, 1:05 PM 37,828 Views 32 Comments

They MUST have won the Lotto.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Ex-DDDA boss to explain "significant expenses" in Lillie's Bordello & elsewhere
# Celtic Tiger
# Celtic Tiger

Ex-DDDA boss to explain "significant expenses" in Lillie's Bordello & elsewhere

Feb 6th 2014, 2:04 PM 15,616 Views 31 Comments

Thousands of euro in expenses on food, drink and entertainment were racked up by the Docklands agency during the mid-2000s.

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 12 January, 2014

7 foods that simply did not exist in Ireland before the Celtic Tiger
# Notions
From The Daily Edge
# Notions

7 foods that simply did not exist in Ireland before the Celtic Tiger

Jan 12th 2014, 1:00 PM 97,375 Views 175 Comments

Our pre and post Celtic Tiger diets.

# celtic-tiger - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Over 550 unfinished estates have been resolved in the last year, but 1,200 remain
# Ghost Estates
# Ghost Estates

Over 550 unfinished estates have been resolved in the last year, but 1,200 remain

Nov 28th 2013, 2:32 PM 8,280 Views 28 Comments

The Minister for Housing says that progress is being made on unfinished housing estates.

# celtic-tiger - Monday 25 November, 2013

9 signs you've been living without storage for too long
# Apartment Story
From The Daily Edge
# Apartment Story

9 signs you've been living without storage for too long

Nov 25th 2013, 9:30 PM 30,240 Views 24 Comments

You never thought you’d grow up to be an adult dreaming of storage solutions, did you?

# celtic-tiger - Monday 11 November, 2013

Prices for NAMA artworks slashed to achieve faster sale
# Derek Quinlan
# Derek Quinlan

Prices for NAMA artworks slashed to achieve faster sale

Nov 11th 2013, 11:03 AM 9,851 Views 23 Comments

Four paintings that once belonged to financier Derek Quinlan will go on sale later this month.

# celtic-tiger - Friday 8 November, 2013

NCAD wants Dublin 8 acknowledged as 'leading cultural and creative quarter'
# Design
# Design

NCAD wants Dublin 8 acknowledged as 'leading cultural and creative quarter'

Nov 8th 2013, 4:17 PM 9,288 Views 37 Comments

The college’s head of design said today that the area’s role in the country’s creative economy must be officially recognised.

# celtic-tiger - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

9 worrying signs that Ireland has developed 'notions'
# Notions
From The Daily Edge
# Notions

9 worrying signs that Ireland has developed 'notions'

Nov 5th 2013, 1:00 PM 68,779 Views 152 Comments

Remember what happened last time?

# celtic-tiger - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Column: The Celtic Tiger mauled Ireland, so why are NI politicians trying to mimic it?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The Celtic Tiger mauled Ireland, so why are NI politicians trying to mimic it?

Oct 20th 2013, 12:00 PM 153 Views 85 Comments

The fascination some politicians in Northern Ireland have with the Republic’s boom years is creating some strange political bedfellows and confusing policies, writes David McCann.