The company has paid €54 million for 135 homes.
People hoping to buy around 135 newly-built homes in Co Kildare have been told by the selling agent they're no longer on the market.
It's because a real estate investment fund has swooped in with 54 million euro and bought four-fifths of a new housing estate in Maynooth.
The Business Post reports Round Hill Capital will put the brand new homes on the rental market.
Social Democrats co-leader and local TD Catherine Murphy says she's heard from many people hoping to buy their first home who just feel they haven't a hope.
Mullen Park Maynooth gone to Global Investment Firm - Lot of upset and anger from those who expected buy them and set up home here. https://t.co/KtAUWjSE0s— Catherine Murphy (@CathMurphyTD) May 2, 2021