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We have grown over 30 years to our present size

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Our Story

100% Irish Owned

First Ireland is proud to be a fully 100% Irish owned and operated company. We are one of the largest brokerages in Ireland employing over 160 people, with our main office in Parkgate St. Dublin and a branch office on Main St. Leixlip.


From humble beginnings as Rooney Gallagher we have grown over 31years to our present size. We rebranded in 1999 to be First Ireland a name that represents our goal of always being first and our pride at being Irish.


At First Ireland we have gained a reputation for quality of service and value for money. We protect our customers interests and ensure you get exceptional prices aligned with quality. We value our reputation ahead of profit and will always put our customers needs first.


Our Directors have collectively over 200 years experience in the business. As they are owners as well as Directors they are interested only in long term value and satisfied customers. See full list of Directors.


Friendly efficient and qualified. All staff conform to Central Bank requirements for competency with many have earned extra awards and qualifications. Our staff understand your needs and strive to always achieve the best possible standards of service.