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# sold - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Copy of Proclamation sells for €190k at auction

It was expected to fetch between €100k and €150k.

# sold - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

The government has agreed to buy an airport in Connemara

Cabinet approved plans to buy the airport, which is 28 kilometres west of Galway City, this afternoon.

# sold - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Kurt Cobain's cigarette-singed cardigan sells for €300,000

Cobain wore the cardigan during Nirvana’s 1993 Unplugged performance.

# sold - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Ulster Bank sells portfolio of 3,175 mortgages to Pepper

There are 2,800 home loans and 375 buy-to-let loans included in the portfolio.

# sold - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

From The42 Bolton Wanderers back from the brink as takeover deal completed Sold

Bolton Wanderers back from the brink as takeover deal completed

The League One club had been given 14 days to find a buyer or face extinction.

# sold - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

From The42 Atletico Madrid sign veteran Porto defender in €20 million deal Sold

Atletico Madrid sign veteran Porto defender in €20 million deal

30-year-old Felipe will swap the Portuguese giants for Atleti.

# sold - Thursday 29 November, 2018

PTSB transfers thousands more of its customers to vulture fund servicer

Many of the mortgage-holders sold today had engaged with the bank and reached arrangements.

# sold - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Marie Antoinette pendant fetches €31 million at Sotheby's auction

The sale price shattered the pre-sale estimate of €1.75 million.

# sold - Thursday 6 September, 2018

Galway businessman and solo sailor Enda O'Coineen agrees deal to buy Sunday Business Post

O’Coineen, who is not based in Ireland, said he sees this new venture as “a reason to spend more time on the island”.

# sold - Friday 31 August, 2018

From The42 Moussa Dembele departs Celtic as forward agrees €20 million deal to join Lyon on five year contract Sold

Moussa Dembele departs Celtic as forward agrees €20 million deal to join Lyon on five year contract

Celtic have confirmed that they have agreed a deal to sell Moussa Dembele to Ligue 1 club Lyon.

# sold - Sunday 5 August, 2018

PTSB defends timing of letters to homeowners about mortgage sale to vulture fund

The announcement was made about the loans earlier this week – and it has since emerged that the portfolio included performing loans.

# sold - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Gary Neville calls on failing Man United stars to be sold

It’s the players or the manager, according to the ex-England man, who can’t see the Portuguese leaving Old Trafford any time soon.

# sold - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

The famous Jonathan Swift ferry that runs from Dublin to Holyhead is being sold

Irish Continental Group is offloading the vessel for over €15m.

# sold - Friday 22 December, 2017

Lily O'Brien's chocolate manufacturer bought by Polish company for €40 million

Lily O’Brien’s was founded by Mary Ann O’Brien in the kitchen of her home in 1992.

# sold - Saturday 16 December, 2017

10,000-year-old skeleton of woolly mammoth sells for over €500,000 at auction

The giant skeleton was bought by the chief executive of a French waterproofing company whose logo is of the prehistoric mammal.

# sold - Saturday 9 December, 2017

Photos: East German village sells for €140,000

Only about 20 mostly retired people still live in the cluster of decaying homes.

# sold - Friday 2 June, 2017

Sale of iconic Harold's Cross greyhound stadium for €23m gets go-ahead

The 89-year-old stadium shut in February and a school will be built on the site.

# sold - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

Harold's Cross Stadium is being sold to make way for schools

But nobody is saying for how much.

# sold - Friday 27 January, 2017

'Emotional day' for family as Westport House sold to local businessmen

It was an emotional day for the Browne family, as they finalised the sale of their home.

# sold - Thursday 26 January, 2017

RTÉ to sell off part of its Donnybrook HQ in the coming months

The national broadcaster has been financially struggling.

# sold - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Central Bank completes sale of its Dublin HQ for €67 million

The iconic Dame Street building has been sold to real estate investors Hines Ireland and Peterson Group.

# sold - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Renters in Limerick apartments to be evicted after homes bought by vulture fund

One local councillor said there are only a handful of properties for rent in Limerick City.

# sold - Thursday 1 September, 2016

€945 million sale of Blanchardstown Shopping Centre was most expensive in Ireland's history

New research found Q2 of this year was Ireland’s strongest ever in the commercial property market.

# sold - Friday 12 August, 2016

This Dublin office building has sold for €242 million

The sale of the 21,000 square metre Dublin office block is one of the most high profile office investment sales to occur in Ireland.

# sold - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Copy of Proclamation sells for €150,000 at auction

A bundle of keys for the GPO also sold for €3,400.

# sold - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Handcuffs used on Countess Markievicz to go under the hammer

The handcuffs will be sold later this month with an estimate of €5,000 to €8,000.

# sold - Friday 11 March, 2016

One Earlsfort Terrace sold for €19.2 million

The rent will now rise to €1 million per annum this September.

# sold - Saturday 2 January, 2016

This is the surprising first thing ever sold online

It wasn’t pizza.

# sold - Friday 18 December, 2015

Major end-of-year property auction pulls in €35 million

Allsops has noted a number of vacant residential properties being bought in Dublin.

# sold - Monday 2 November, 2015

Arnotts has been bought by international retail group Selfridges

The company also owns Brown Thomas.

# sold - Friday 9 October, 2015

From The42 Jersey worn by Irish-born former All Blacks captain sells for world record €243,000 Sold

Jersey worn by Irish-born former All Blacks captain sells for world record €243,000

Dave Gallaher was born in Ramelton, Donegal.

# sold - Friday 10 July, 2015

Ryanair has voted to sell its Aer Lingus shares

The decision paves the way for the sale to IAG to be completed.

# sold - Friday 12 June, 2015

Watch: Locks changed in Clerys as shocked workers told all the jobs are gone

Liquidators were appointed to the company.

# sold - Friday 5 June, 2015

Desperate times? UTV sells off radio station Juice FM 'to cope with the mounting losses from UTV Ireland'

The company is selling off assets in order to “reduce existing group indebtedness”.

# sold - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

After four long months, the government is set to FINALLY sell its stake in Aer Lingus

Transport minister Paschal Donohoe officially announced the sale’s approval at a press conference this evening.

# sold - Monday 11 May, 2015

Company behind Waterford crystal sold for €390 million

Waterford Wedgwood went into receivership in 2009 and was bough by KPS which today agreed the sale.

# sold - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

A whole estate of 46 houses sold for nearly €3 million today

Sixty-five grand a house. Not bad.

# sold - Saturday 28 March, 2015

From The Daily Edge This sassy granny's property listing is simply hilarious

This sassy granny's property listing is simply hilarious

She could probably sell ice to the Eskimos, in fairness.

# sold - Thursday 22 January, 2015

That escalated quickly... There are now over a hundred 'shipping glitter' sites for sale

File this one under emerging markets…

# sold - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Put down that glass of raw milk, say Ireland's food safety experts

(You can boil it before drinking it though)

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