About Paula Barrett Properties


Paula Barrett
BSc, BSc(Hons), MSCSI, MRICS, ACIArb, Accredited Mediator, Fully licenced Property Professional – Licence Number 001923
Paula is a Director and founding member of Paula Barrett Properties. She has a wealth of knowledge in her field and has over 20 years of experience in the Irish property market.

Paula believes in a straightforward, professional and personalised approach. She strives to ensure that each and every client she works with, whether they are vendors or developers, receives an outstanding service.

Prior to establishing Paula Barrett Properties, Paula worked most recently in Corcoran Jennison Limited as a Senior Property Manager, Valuer and Surveyor. She was responsible for the letting and management of a large portfolio of residential and mixed-use developments.

Paula is experienced in understanding the significant issues affecting a property’s performance. She has the ability to analyse problems, creatively develop solutions and implement these solutions to generate immediate long lasting results to maintain the asset.

Paula is a Chartered Surveyor and is a Professional Assessor with the SCSI/IPFMA. Paula is a member of the Irish Property & Facility Management Association, the Irish Auctioneers and Valuers Institute, a member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, the Society of Chartered Surveyors Ireland and the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Paula sits on the panel for Friarylaw as a Mediator, and also sits on the SCSI Skillnet committee. Paula is fully licensed with the Property Services Regulatory Authority.

Paula has been awarded the Advanced Diploma in Public Procurement Law from The Honorable Society of King’s Inns
Gerry Hargadon
Gerry is a Director and founding member of Paula Barrett Properties, and boasts an accomplished sales, leadership and business background, during a professional career spanning over a third of a century. He has strong commercial business acumen and the demonstrated ability to understand and support the resolution of issues.

A straightforward communicator, Gerry has highly developed negotiation skills. He has been involved with finance and fundraising for more than 30 years, during which time he has worked in several fields including film, real estate and property development, as well as start-up ventures.

Gerry had been instrumental in the success of Splash International Properties, an overseas real estate development. He has spearheaded the company’s growth, procuring tens of millions of Euros in investment capital for property developments in Europe, South America and South Africa.

Gerry is results driven, embraces and instigates change and constantly challenges the norm. He has amassed in-depth knowledge of both the residential and commercial property markets