Breathing life into the wasteland of ghost estates
Published 24/10/2010 | 05:00
Experts say potential for social housing and Exchequer revenue in developments significant
"I would suggest that one should be preserved as a monument to national stupidity, and the Anglo Irish Bank building should be preserved as a monument to national greed."
Fr Sean Healy isn't laughing. The director of Social Justice Ireland is, quite plainly, laying down what he'd do were he a member of the proposed government taskforce charged with cleaning up the 2,800 'ghost estates' littering this country.