Stephen Mc Carthy
Conor is the co-founder of QRE and has over 20 years’ experience in the Irish commercial property market. He is a recognised expert in the Irish office and investment markets and provides strategic asset management advice to QRE Clients. He has represented many high profile corporates and private individuals in the acquisition and disposal of commercial real estate in Ireland. He also is a specialist in Tenant Representation and works on behalf of some of the most well known occupiers in the country. Clients include Horizon Therapeutics, Emergent Bio Solutions, DLR Properties, Oakmont, Core Capital, Castlepark, Deloitte, Goldman Sachs, Duff & Phelps, Bank of Ireland and AIB.
Conor Whelan MRICS MSCSI
Prior to joining Space Property Group as Commercial Director Eunan was Managing Director of Core Consulting a specialist business transition consultancy firm. He is well known within the Irish property sector having previously been Managing Director of the Gunne Residential Group. Eunan has over thirty years commercial experience across the real estate, professional and financial services sectors, where he has built an extensive network of domestic and international clients.
Eunan O Carroll
Paul McElearney heads up QRE Advisory and brings to the role his extensive property experience and knowledge, having worked in the industry for over 38 years as a property professional in Ireland.
Paul held the position of Head of the Property Valuation Team in IBRC’s NAMA unit, and Property Manager in the Asset Management Team in Bank of Ireland.
For ten years, Paul successfully established himself as a specialist commercial property surveyor offering clients a personal service tailored to their needs, matching his specialist knowledge and skills with an understanding of the client’s needs.
Paul is a Fellow of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (FSCSI) and Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS). Paul also has a Diploma in Arbitration Law (UCD) and was elected as a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and is a member of the Presidents Panel in the SCSI.
Paul McElearney FRICS FSCSI
Bryan has over 10 years of experience in the commercial property market. As Divisional Director of the investment team, he advises both institutional and private landlords on disposals and acquisitions throughout Ireland. As a result, he has an in-depth knowledge across all major and alternative asset classes. Key clients include Goldman Sachs, CarVal Investors, Cerberus together with multiple private, pension and high net worth investors.
Bryan Garry MRICS MSCSI
Lisa has over 17 years’ experience in the Irish commercial property market across all asset classes. Lisa specialises in acquisition advice, both in representing tenants with their occupational needs and advising investors / developers in acquiring investment properties and development land. Lisa is a trusted property advisor and asset manager with excellent problem – solving skills and a practical approach to property issues. Clients include a number of QRE private clients, overseas investors, DLRP, Castlepark, Horizon Pharma, Emergent Bio solution, Kouchin Holdings and Theratechnologies.
Lisa McInerney MRICS MSCSI
Caitriona joined QRE in 2018 and has over 15 years experience in the Irish Commercial Property Market, specialising in Professional Services. Caitriona is a highly skilled surveyor and advises clients on Valuations, Rent Reviews, Rating, all aspects of Landlord & Tenant and various Tribunal cases. Caitriona is experienced across all sectors of the market from office to retail to industrial and has recently been involved in challenges to the Vacant Site Register.
Caitriona Ryan MRICS MSCSI
Jenny has over 9 years experience in the commercial property market. Having specialised in the retail sector for the past 5 years, Jenny heads up our retail division and represents a number of key landlords both private and institutional. She also acts for a number of tenants active in the market.
Jenny Donnelly MRICS MSCSI
Sarah Byrne joined QRE in 2018 and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Property Studies from Dublin Institute of Technology. She is a Qualified Chartered Surveyor and a member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
Sarah has over 9 years’ experience in the property industry having worked with our Sister company BidX1 for almost three years and CME Auctioneers prior to that. Her areas of expertise include residential sales, valuations and appraisals, residential lettings, commercial lettings and auctions (both online and in room). Sarah has also taken part in large valuation projects of residential properties across the country.
Sarah Byrne MRICS MSCSI
Brian has over 10 year's property experience in both the commercial and residential property markets. Brian has recently joined the sales and lettings team after spending the past 3 years working with QRE in the Professional Advisory Department.
Brian brings a proven track record as a professional property advisor having provided strategic property advice to the top 5 accounting firms, Government Bodies and private clients.
Hugh has over 40 years’ experience, focusing on the retail market. He was a director of Lisney for 20 years before stepping down from the board in April 2014 and retiring from the firm in March 2019. He is a Fellow of both the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland.
He is a Deputy Chairperson of the Valuation Tribunal. This Tribunal is an independent statutory body which hears appeals against decisions of the Commissioner of Valuation on the valuation and re-valuation of commercial properties for rating purposes under the Valuation Act 2001. It also hears appeals made by owners of derelict sites against the determination by local Authorities of the market values of those sites under the Derelict Sites Act 1990.
He is a member of the Dispute Resolution Committee of the Residential Tenancies Board.
He specialises in Landlord and Tenant matters, particularly pertaining to retail property and regularly act as an expert witness before the courts. He also acts as an Arbitrator and Independent Expert in rent reviews.
His clients include broad range of landlords and occupiers including individual and institutional owners and single, national and multinational tenant occupiers.
Hugh Markey FRICS FSCSI
Timothy joined the QRE team after graduating from Ulster University in 2018 with a BSc (Hons) degree in Property Investment, Appraisal and Development. Timothy works within the Valuation and Advisory department specialising in valuations of commercial property and development land and for lending institutions as well as private clients.
Timothy Jordan BSc Hons
Orla Keenan has 11 years’ experience in the property industry in Commercial Relocations, with expertise in the delivery of full life-cycle projects. Orla is Prince 2 Practitioner certified and holds a Professional Diploma in Project Management. Orla is Office Manager for the Sales, Leasing, Advisory, Valuations, Tenant and Investor Rep teams.
Gareth has recently joined the team as a Chartered Surveyor in the investment department at QRE. Gareth is a RICS Registered Valuer, member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (MSCSI) and of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (MRICS). Gareth also has an MSc in Real Estate from the Dublin Institute of Technology.
With over 6 years’ experience in the commercial property market, Gareth previously worked in the investment/retail and professional services department at Cushman & Wakefield. During his time there, he successfully represented clients in the sale of a wide range of investment properties, both in Dublin and regionally.
Gareth was also part of the lettings team for a large M50 shopping center and has experience in the letting of commercial space. During his time working on this scheme, he helped develop and implement value add strategies. This work helped lead to a successful sale of the asset for his client, NAMA.
Gareth has formerly worked on the valuation of a wide range of commercial assets for purposes such as loan book sales and acquisitions, secured lending, accounts purposes and internal use purposes, during his time as a member of the commercial team in Murphy Mulhall. He also carried out a number of rent reviews acting for both landlords and tenants and was engaged in the sale of a variety of commercial assets.
Clients Gareth has acted for include Bank of Ireland, AIB, Ulster Bank, Deloitte, Mazars, Ernst & Young, KPMG, Duff & Phelps, Grant Thornton, RELM, Finance Ireland and NAMA.
Gareth McKeown MRICS MSCSI
Colin has 5 years’ experience in the property industry, joining QRE this year having previously worked for Lisney and Knight Frank. He is MRICS MSCSI and an RICS Registered Valuer. To date, he has spent time in Property Management, Commercial Agency, and Professional Services / Valuation & Advisory.
Colin has been involved in the valuation of a wide variety of property types and portfolios located throughout Ireland, with a combined value in the hundreds of millions of Euro. Instructions he has carried out include Red Book valuations, brokerage advice, rent reviews and CPO representation on behalf of local authorities. He has also been heavily involved in other bespoke projects such as the second runway at Dublin Airport and Metro North.