Valuations

Formal real estate appraisals and valuations are a critical component in the life cycle of commercial property assets. Valuations will form the basis of sales and acquisition strategies, as well as demonstrating likely returns on investment. The QRE Valuations Team provide comprehensive valuation, advisory and consultancy to a wide spectrum of end users including real estate owners, investors and lenders using the latest valuation software technology, conforming to international standards.

Our valuation team is managed centrally in Dublin by Paul Mc Elearney who has over 35 years commercial property experience in Ireland.

Our valuations team has exclusive use of the most extensive property database in Ireland through the Space Property Group and has access to transactions in all local markets throughout the country to provide quick turnaround and independent comparable backed valuation reports for the following purposes: Property Sales, Portfolio assessment and strategy, Loan Security, Accounting purposes & legal purposes.

  • Red Book - RICS Registered Valuer - 35 Years' Experience
  • Bank Panels - Secured Lending
  • Receivers - Market Value - Capital Gains Tax
  • Argus Enterprise Software - Most up to date software on the Market
  • Development Appraisal from Master Planning

The Valuations Team

Eunan O Carroll
Partner - Commercial Director

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

Partner - Commercial Director

Paul McElearney FRICS FSCSI
Director – Advisory & Valuations

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

Director – Advisory & Valuations

Michael O Connor
Director – Area South West

Michael is a founding director of O’Connor Murphy Real Estate and director of QRE. He has over 30 years’ experience in the property market. As a general practitioner, Michael covers all areas of commercial property market, recently specialising in investments. Michael's network of contacts is extensive, and his unrivalled success is due to his strength in nurturing and preserving relationships. Some of his clients include Alantis Capital, Oaktree, RediResi, Clarendon, Roadbridge and Deutsche Bank.

Michael O Connor

Director – Area South West

Sarah Byrne MRICS MSCSI
Associate

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

Associate

Timothy Jordan MRICS MSCSI
Senior Surveyor

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 MRICS MSCSI

Senior Surveyor

Laura Turley MRICS MSCSI
Senior Surveyor

Laura Turley joined QRE in 2021 as a Senior Surveyor and works within the Valuation and Advisory Team. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Property Studies from Dublin Institute of Technology. Laura is a Qualified Chartered Surveyor, a member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland (SCSI) the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and is also a Registered Valuer.

Laura has over 8 years’ experience in the property industry having worked with Cushman and Wakefield and BNP Paribas Real Estate. Her areas of expertise include specialising in valuations of commercial property, development land and residential property for lending institutions as well as private clients.

Laura Turley MRICS MSCSI

Senior Surveyor

Colleen O Rahilly SCSI RICS
Senior Surveyor

Colleen has over 15 years’ experience in both the residential and commercial property markets. She is an associate member of the Society of Chartered Surveyors and the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors. Colleen started her property career in Residential and moved to Commercial in 2014. She has worked in both Commercial agency and valuations and has assisted in numerous portfolio valuation projects along with large asset disposals for key clients. 

Colleen O Rahilly SCSI RICS

Senior Surveyor

Dillon Pugh
Surveyor

Dillon joined the QRE team in October 2020 and has a MSc (Hons) degree in Real Estate from the Technological University of Dublin. Dillon works within the Valuation and Advisory department specialising in valuations of commercial property and development land and for lending institutions and private clients.

Dillon Pugh

Surveyor