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McCarthy Developments News
Work commenced recently in Jacobs Island to provide services to the 5 sites which are in the process of being sold- Only 1 currently remains available with strong interest from a number of different parties
New build completed
Congratulations to the latest resident who purchased one of the serviced sites available in Jacobs Island and has constructed,complted and moved into their new house. Only 1 site remains with construction to commence shortly on the other sites
Capital gains tax holiday
Any land/building acquired between 7/12/2011 and 31/12/2013 and owned by the same person for a period of at least 7 years will be exempt from CGT on any gain arising in the seven year period following the date of acquisition. The land/buildings must be acquired at market value. If acquired from a relative, consideration of at least 75% of the market value must have been given by the purchaser
Cork Harbour-Special Protection Area
Cork Harbour has been designated as a Special Protection Area (SPA). The Harbour is an acknowledged site for bird watching, supports large numbers of waterfowl, and forms a key component of Ireland’s wetland heritage. The designation as an SPA marks it as a site of European importance, and reflects the value in terms of its wild bird populations and the habitats that support their conservation.
New Year 2014
Happy 2014 to all our clients, customers and friends from all at McCarthy Developments.
Sheen Falls Lodge
Congratulations to our partners in Sheen Falls Country Club as Sheen Falls Lodge were awarded the best Hotel in Ireland by the Travel Media Awards. To give the awards a point of difference to other travel industry awards, the winners were voted for by members of the media and were independently compiled and validated by the School of Hospitality Management and Tourism - DIT.
Haven Charity Update
Haven hosted a 6 Nations Rugby Lunch on Friday 18th March and used some more of the weeklong stays at The Courtyard Sheen Falls Country Club which were donated by McCarthy Developments- This function raised over €68,000 and will help Haven to complete 2000 homes by June 2011.
Following the donation of 10 x 1 week stays at Sheenfalls Country Club by McCarthy Developments and Sheenfalls Lodge to The Haven Charity - we are happy to report that the first fundraising event took place in Dublin 0n 26th February and raised over €55,000-Well done to all concerned.
Down Sydrome Cork
Down Syndrome Cork who operate a Speech and Language Therapy Service from our premises in Centre Park Road have recently expanded further and now occupy more rooms. We welcome Julie and her team and wish them the best of luck. Contact Email: email@example.com Office Tel: 021 4649 500
Phase 8 (Blocks 7 & 8)& Phase 9 (Blocks 3 & 4) of Jacobs Island have been granted planning extensions until 2016. It is intended to commence this phase when the econmic climate is more favourable.
Cork Science and Innovation Park Advisory Board
Tom McCarthy has been appointed by the County Manager to a high level Advisory Board to develop Ireland's first Science and Innovation Park at Curraheen. The Manager said "The Advisory Board is a major step towards the establishment of the appropriate management framework for the project. We are confident that the first stage of Cork Science Park could be in built by early 2012."
62 - 77 Longshore Drive, Jacobs Island
SOLD OUT 16 Superb designed and well laid out houses with an abundance of space in each room. Choose from 4 bed semi-detached of 121 sq mtr or 5 bed detached of 254 sq mtr.
Longshore Drive, Jacobs Island
The final sale has now been completed in Longshore Drive. This area located adjacent to the Joe McHugh 18 acre parkland has proven to be very popular with families, trader uppers and first time buyers.
Phase 3 - The Falcon and The Kestrel, Jacobs Island
2006 - Construction has now completed on the 78 units which make up The Falcon and The Kestrel. All of these units are sold out. A waiting list has been opened for the next phase which will consist of 106 apartments - please register to firstname.lastname@example.org to be inclued on the waiting list.
Launch of The Heron and The Kingfisher, Jacobs Island
Today saw the launch of Phase 5 of Jacobs Island development. This phase consists of The Heron and The Kingfisher - 106 contempory apartments located in 2 blocks over 8 stories directly overlooking the waterfront. Since the initial commencement of the waterside scheme sales have been very strong with already a large number of units sold off plans prior to commencement.
The Heron and The Kingfisher, Jadobs Island
July 2007 We are delighted to announce that construction has completed on The Heron and The Kingfisher with owners receiving keys from July - The internal apartment fit out has now commenced and we would like extend our best wishes to all the new home owners.
Hartys Quay SOLD OUT
Hartys Quay, Corks premier waterfront development consisting of 175 apartments is fully complete and sold out. This award winning development was designed to lie in harmony with its surroundings and we are proud that this has been successfully achieved. See our other waterfront development located across the estuary at Jacobs Island.
Fabulous waterfront sites for sale
There are only a limited number of waterfront serviced sites for sale with magnificent views of Cork Harbour. Planning has been granted for 5 & 6 bed detached houses. These are 2300-3300 sq ft in size,in a cul de sac setting . To register your interest email email@example.com
To date we have completed 331 of 600 planning permissions for residential homes at this superb waterfront development. We are delighted to announce the extension of remaining planning permissions to 2016. We are also currently engaged with the planning department in relation to the Commerical and Retail area of this development.
2 Former show apartments for sale at Jacobs Island
Two former show apartments at Jacobs Island. These 2 apartments are fitted to a very high standard and offer an owner occupier or investor the opportunity to move in with minimum effort as all fixtures and fittings are included in the purchase price. For further information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sheen Falls Launch April 14th 2007
We are delighted to announce the launch of Sheen Falls Country Club on April 14th. The first phase of this unique development is the launch of “Mountain View” and “Forest View” incorporating four bedroomed detached houses ranging in size from 165-230 sq metres. See link for more details.
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