Some of the other properties listed by Mr Shatter in his declaration of interests are owned in partnership with his wife Carol, while others are owned in partnership with Brian Gallagher, the managing director of the Gallagher Shatter law firm.
…The villa on Marco Island in Florida is currently available for rent and is described by a US letting firm as “an opulent getaway for sophisticated couples” just five minutes from the beach.
…Florida based estate agent Garren Grup estimated the value of the luxury holiday villa would have dropped from the $723,500 (€522,600) Mr Shatter and his wife paid for it in 2004 to around $600,000-plus now.
…Another of the properties is a two-bedroom apartment on Capistrano St, Naples, Florida, which is currently up for rent for $1,300 (€940) per month.
…According to Mr Shatter’s declaration of interests, almost all of his 15 properties were jointly owned with another person. Nine of his 15 properties in which he has an ownership share are located in Dublin, while there are four in Florida and two in London.
…According to information obtained from the Registry of Deeds, Gallagher Shatter managing director Brian Gallagher is a co-investor in four of the properties listed by Mr Shatter in his declaration of interest. One of these properties is 4 Upper Ely Place off St Stephen’s Green where the Gallagher Shatter law firm is located.
…Mr Shatter and his wife Carol are listed as the mortgage holders on two apartments in Bushy Park House in Terenure where apartments are currently being offered for rent for €1,350 per month. Over the years he sold a number of properties, including two houses in Whitechurch, Rathfarnham in his Dublin South constituency.