The Acorn Collection - Residential Investment Opportunity

Dublin, 27 March 2019 – the Acorn Collection, Dublin has been launched to the market today with CBRE. The opportunity comprises an investment portfolio of 122 apartments located in Tallaght, Dublin 24. The collection is situated in two modern residential investment schemes; Abberley Square Apartments and Arena Centre Apartments.

Abberley Square; is a high quality residential led scheme completed in 2005. Situated on the Belgard Road and opposite the Square Shopping Centre, this multifamily investment opportunity provides a complementary mix of 59 apartments, including 20 x 1Bed, 34 x 2Bed and 5 x 3Bed units.

Arena Centre; completed in 2008 Arena Centre is a mixed-use scheme overlooking the Blessington Road and Tallaght Stadium. The Arena investment comprises 63 apartments including 20 x 1Bed, 35 x 2Bed and 8 x 3Bed units. Both apartment schemes are situated adjacent to The Square Shopping Centre and are within walking distance of the Luas red line, providing a direct rail link to Dublin City Centre.

Acorn Collection offers an opportunity to acquire a unique portfolio of residential investment with a stable income stream, effective full occupancy and professional management structure.

Shane Cahir, Director, Residential Capital Markets
We expect considerable interest in this portfolio from both domestic and foreign capital looking to capture a rare investment opportunity located in one of the best rental suburbs in Dublin.
Shane Cahir, Director, Residential Capital Markets

CBRE are quoting €29.8 million for the entire, to be sold in a single lot, representing a gross initial yield of 7.0%. The current gross passing rent is approximately €2.08 million per annum (incl. show apartments) with reversionary potential. The average rental level across the collection is currently €1,425 per month which is below average rents for this location.

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