Category Archives: 10 Portman Square

British Land, McAleer & Rushe, Bank of Ireland and NAMA all Subject to Debate and Question in the Irish Parliament – Re-Sale of (planning enhanced) 10 Portman Square (2-14 Baker Street) for 50% of Value Questioned by Senator Mark Daly


Subject: NAMA and Irish Bank Resolution Corporation Transparency Bill 2011, Second Stage Wednesday, 6 June 2012. The proceedings and debate on this Bill in Irish National Parliament makes for interesting reading. It raises serious questions about the responsibility of organisations … Continue reading

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Westminster City Council Bends the Rules for British Land – Who says Graft is Dead?


Park without paying in Westminster, even for a few minutes, means instant fines and worse. At least if you are Joe Bloggs. Step out of line on planning regulations in Westminster and wham – BIG BIG trouble. Block a whole road … Continue reading

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McAleer & Rushe Group: Asleep on the Job – or are Liabilities Forcing an End Game?


One can only wonder what’s going on at McAleer & Rushe Group when these two images are viewed side by side – and coupled with the fact that, according to records at Companies House, McAleer & Rushe Group accounts are now … Continue reading

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10 Portman Square | W1: Can a Name Change Clean up a Dirty Image?


10 Portman Square – the new name for 2-14 Baker Street. Sharper, better sounding and, perhaps a better address without having to move….. The name change may help achieve higher rents, shorter rent free enticements and might well have pointed to … Continue reading

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Plundering Ireland? – Disposing NAMA Assets at 50%+ Below Value – McAleer & Rushe, British Land, Bank of Ireland and NAMA


Image via Wikipedia 2-14 Baker Street | 10 Portman Square There has been much discussion in the media and among individuals about the disposal of NAMA assets at below and at substantially below market value. Is such discussion just speculation or … Continue reading

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Dicing with Death – 2-14 Baker Street (10 Portman Square) British Land Development


Heavy vehicular traffic in and out of the British Land 2-14 Baker Street (10 Portman Square) site, means the roadway access for residents of Bakers Mews and those passing through is very frequently blocked. But it is not just road access that’s … Continue reading

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