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#Evictions

From TheJournal.ie Majority of revenue on Airbnb comes from rentals which will be hit by new laws Airbnb

Majority of revenue on Airbnb comes from rentals which will be hit by new laws Exclusive

Data scraped from site shows widespread use of ‘domestic’ units as short-term lets.

From TheJournal.ie 'There have been threats against us': Gardai call for clear guidelines around how they police evictions Evictions

'There have been threats against us': Gardai call for clear guidelines around how they police evictions

Many officers are unclear as to how they are expected to operate in these incidents.

From TheJournal.ie Paschal Donohoe met KBC to 'reassure' the bank of support after the Strokestown eviction Roscommon

Paschal Donohoe met KBC to 'reassure' the bank of support after the Strokestown eviction

The bank was criticised for using private security agents to forcibly remove three siblings from their Roscommon home.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested over Strokestown eviction incident released without charge Investigation

Man arrested over Strokestown eviction incident released without charge

The man was arrested earlier today following a search of a house in the Killoe area of Longford.

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Sound the alarm - a proposed EU directive on bad loans will give vulture funds a free rein Opinion

Opinion: Sound the alarm - a proposed EU directive on bad loans will give vulture funds a free rein

A proposed new EU Directive aims to develop a secondary market for non-performing loans and poses a serious threat to the rights of borrowers and consumers, writes Matt Carthy.

From TheJournal.ie More than 50% of people think we should introduce France's winter eviction ban Winter Truce

More than 50% of people think we should introduce France's winter eviction ban

The ‘trêve hivernale’ has been a part of French law since 1956.

From TheJournal.ie Roscommon eviction: Gardaí conduct search operation after Sunday's violent scenes Strokestown

Roscommon eviction: Gardaí conduct search operation after Sunday's violent scenes

Gardaí are investigating an incident of criminal damage and assault that occurred on Sunday morning.

From TheJournal.ie Calls for TDs who are landlords to abstain from anti-eviction Bill vote due to conflict of interest Evictions

Calls for TDs who are landlords to abstain from anti-eviction Bill vote due to conflict of interest

Varadkar said TDs who landlords are able to make a distinction between their personal interests and the public interest,

From TheJournal.ie 'People should fight': Cork locals to protest today against plans for mass evictions Leeside Apartments

'People should fight': Cork locals to protest today against plans for mass evictions

The new owners of the Leeside Apartments say they’re set to substantially refurbish the apartment block.

From TheJournal.ie Beijing evictions of migrant workers stir widespread anger Mass Evictions

Beijing evictions of migrant workers stir widespread anger

“They are chasing people away from apartments and smashing things.”

From TheJournal.ie 'It would make you wonder has anything changed?': Over a century later, Ireland still can't shake its eviction past Notice

'It would make you wonder has anything changed?': Over a century later, Ireland still can't shake its eviction past

The rent uncertainty of today is not only widespread – but goes deep through the ages of Irish history.

From TheJournal.ie Norris lets rip on vulture funds: 'Why were they allowed into this country?' Evictions

Norris lets rip on vulture funds: 'Why were they allowed into this country?'

Speaking about his new Housing Co-op Bill, Norris said people appear to have forgotten that “eviction” is a dirty word in Ireland.

From TheJournal.ie Termination notices sent to Limerick apartment residents to be withdrawn Vulture Fund

Termination notices sent to Limerick apartment residents to be withdrawn

People living in The Strand apartments had been facing eviction.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland 'failing' to provide safeguards to Travellers facing eviction Travellers

Ireland 'failing' to provide safeguards to Travellers facing eviction

A Council of Europe committee also found Ireland is not providing Travellers with adequate accommodation.

From TheJournal.ie Two men arrested as gardaí move Travellers from illegal site Dundalk

Two men arrested as gardaí move Travellers from illegal site

They had been evicted from a halting site in January.

From TheJournal.ie Residents in Cork face mass eviction from homes Evictions

Residents in Cork face mass eviction from homes

This comes in a week in which there has been outcry over the treatment of tenants in Tyrrelstown.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin squatters remain at property after day-long standoff Grangegorman

Dublin squatters remain at property after day-long standoff

Residents say about 30 people live at the abandoned property.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm sleeping on a friend's sofa on the verge of becoming homeless, I don't know what to do' Co Clare

'I'm sleeping on a friend's sofa on the verge of becoming homeless, I don't know what to do'

Karen says she found herself in this situation because there is no social housing available and the rent supplement is just too low.

From TheJournal.ie Can you believe these Clare sisters were photographed 127 years ago? Battling O'hallorans

Can you believe these Clare sisters were photographed 127 years ago?

The O’Halloran girls fought off an attempted eviction from their home in Bodyke.

From TheJournal.ie Protest planned as ex-soldiers and families face eviction from Curragh Camp Defence Forces

Protest planned as ex-soldiers and families face eviction from Curragh Camp

The government has previously said it would be too costly to carry out repairs to the ageing properties.

From TheJournal.ie 'The banks are stinkers': Senator Norris joins protest at Dublin auctioneers Evictions

'The banks are stinkers': Senator Norris joins protest at Dublin auctioneers

The organisers were asking the auctioneers to agree that no properties will be offered for sale where there is a legal dispute.

From TheJournal.ie 'Political bulls**t' won't solve housing crisis: Property expert says government needs to act Evictions

'Political bulls**t' won't solve housing crisis: Property expert says government needs to act

People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett said that tenants have “absolutely no recourse” if their landlord becomes insolvent.

From TheJournal.ie Pan-European study on evictions to report on measures to counter homelessness Evictions

Pan-European study on evictions to report on measures to counter homelessness

A NUI Galway researcher is to lead the €1 million study on evictions in 28 EU member States.

From TheJournal.ie Here’s what happened today: Wednesday News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Wednesday

Everyone’s been talking about a violent assault in Galway, jobs at Twitter and house repossessions.

From TheJournal.ie UN slams France as crackdown on Roma accelerates France

UN slams France as crackdown on Roma accelerates

Forced evictions are placing Roma families in “highly vulnerable” situations, according to UN human rights experts.

From TheJournal.ie VIDEO: Dublin Sheriff's office occupied in protest at Killiney eviction Occupy

VIDEO: Dublin Sheriff's office occupied in protest at Killiney eviction

The protesters are demonstrating against the eviction of Brendan and Asta Kelly from their home in Killiney yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Listen: 'The bailiffs are here trying to break in the door of my house right now' Evicted

Listen: 'The bailiffs are here trying to break in the door of my house right now'

Brendan Kelly spoke to Spin 1038 in the minutes before bailiffs forced him and his wife from their Killiney home.

From TheJournal.ie Homeowners evicted and their houses demolished in Azerbaijan - report Azerbaijan This post contains videos

Homeowners evicted and their houses demolished in Azerbaijan - report

Human Rights Watch says that homeowners have been forcibly evicted and their houses demolished in the area where the arena for the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest is being built.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning…

From TheJournal.ie Column: The Dale Farm circus is the last thing Travellers need Opinion

Column: The Dale Farm circus is the last thing Travellers need

Travellers are getting plenty of media attention at the moment – and it doesn’t help the families who’ll be splintered by evictions, writes Ben Archibald of Pavee Point.

From TheJournal.ie Dale Farm travellers win latest legal battle at the UK High Court Dale Farm

Dale Farm travellers win latest legal battle at the UK High Court

The eviction of residents at the UK’s biggest illegal travellers’ site has been delayed until at least Thursday.

From TheJournal.ie Dale Farm travellers win last-minute injunction against eviction Dale Farm This post contains videos

Dale Farm travellers win last-minute injunction against eviction

Travellers had barricaded the halting site and vowed to resist evictions that were to get underway today prior to a court ruling.

From TheJournal.ie National housing agency says tenants face evictions over repossessions Evictions

National housing agency says tenants face evictions over repossessions

Threshold has called for the new government to amend laws so as that tenants’ rights will be protected.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Ministerial pay cut; 21-year-old questioned about Mayo killing and the identities of the world’s richest people are revealed.