• Office take-up in Dublin during Q2 2020 reached only 9,885m2 - the lowest quarterly take-up ever recorded in the capital - as many transactions were cancelled or put on hold as a result of Covid-19 lockdown
  • Boosted by strong activity in Q1, take-up in the first half of 2020 still reached 109,068m2 - down 28% on the same period last year
  • In total, there were only 15 office leasing transactions completed in Dublin during Q2 meaning that only 46 transactions were signed in the capital during the first half of the year, compared to 99 in the same period last year
  • The volume of overall demand fell by 20% quarter-on-quarter, with demand standing at approximately 272,000m2 at the mid-year point, down 37% on the record volume of demand prevailing at the beginning of the year