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#rental crisis

From TheJournal.ie The national average rent is €1,122 per month - it's an extra €500 if you want to live in the capital Property Market

The national average rent is €1,122 per month - it's an extra €500 if you want to live in the capital

The average rent in Dublin is now €1,620 per month.

From TheJournal.ie Thousands march through Dublin city centre to protest housing crisis Demonstration

Thousands march through Dublin city centre to protest housing crisis

Today’s protest coincides with the anniversary of Jonathan Corrie’s death near the Dáil four years ago.

From TheJournal.ie 'We're not ignoring the elephant in the room': Officials hope new law can deal with rising student rent Rental Crisis

'We're not ignoring the elephant in the room': Officials hope new law can deal with rising student rent

The Housing Committee was told today that students are sleeping in cars due to high rent costs.

From TheJournal.ie 'It's clearly not working': TDs hit out at Rent Pressure Zone laws as prices continue to soar Rental Crisis

'It's clearly not working': TDs hit out at Rent Pressure Zone laws as prices continue to soar

The latest Daft.ie quarterly report found that the average monthly rent nationwide is €1,334.

From TheJournal.ie AirBnb lobbied officials 49 times in two years on crackdown plan Rental Crisis

AirBnb lobbied officials 49 times in two years on crackdown plan

With Dublin rent now averaging €500 above the boomtime figure, pressure is mounting on Minister Eoghan Murphy to act.

From TheJournal.ie Ireland’s mooted Airbnb ‘licensing’ scheme would only be rolled out in Dublin Housing Crisis

Ireland’s mooted Airbnb ‘licensing’ scheme would only be rolled out in Dublin

If the government goes down the route of a licensing scheme, it would not mean a roll out of blanket rules across the country.

From TheJournal.ie FactFind: Is it cheaper to have a mortgage than rent in Ireland? Crisis

FactFind: Is it cheaper to have a mortgage than rent in Ireland?

We’ve all heard it in the pub, but is it actually true?

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Have you been affected by the rental crisis? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you been affected by the rental crisis?

A new report by Daft.ie shows that rent in Dublin is now €380 per month higher than at the peak of the Celtic Tiger years.

From TheJournal.ie Flat search: Not one property available to rent for a person on rent supplement Rental Supplements

Flat search: Not one property available to rent for a person on rent supplement

A Simon Communities study has found that the number of rental properties on the market has dropped significantly.

From TheJournal.ie The average cost of rent in Ireland has never, ever, ever been higher Rental Crisis

The average cost of rent in Ireland has never, ever, ever been higher

Overall, rents are now 16% higher than their 2008 peak.

From TheJournal.ie We need fines of €1 million for 'unscrupulous' landlords, says senior Dublin City Council official Rental Crisis

We need fines of €1 million for 'unscrupulous' landlords, says senior Dublin City Council official

An RTÉ investigation last night showed widespread breaches in terms of health and safety standards across the private rental sector.

From TheJournal.ie 'Nothing but sharks and vultures' - Calls for enforcement after RTÉ documentary on dodgy landlords Rental Crisis

'Nothing but sharks and vultures' - Calls for enforcement after RTÉ documentary on dodgy landlords

The Prime Time Investigates programme highlighted how some landlords were charging over 20 people hundreds of euro a month.

From TheJournal.ie Airbnb criticised for its 'adverse effect' on the rental market in Dublin Rental Crisis

Airbnb criticised for its 'adverse effect' on the rental market in Dublin

There are more than 5,300 places available to rent on Airbnb in Dublin city alone.

From TheJournal.ie Should compulsory purchase orders be used for vacant properties? Housing Crisis

Should compulsory purchase orders be used for vacant properties?

Fianna Fail thinks they should.

From TheJournal.ie Coveney says he will regulate Airbnb if 'satisfactory arrangement' not reached over renting Rental Crisis

Coveney says he will regulate Airbnb if 'satisfactory arrangement' not reached over renting

The Housing Minister wants to make it very clear that those who want to use AirBnb need to do so responsibly.

From TheJournal.ie Working group to review if AirBnb should face regulations Rental Crisis

Working group to review if AirBnb should face regulations

Housing Minister Simon Coveney vowed to tackle the issue of landlords renting out their properties through AirBnb.

From TheJournal.ie How to fix Ireland's rent crisis? We put your questions to Minister Simon Coveney live Rising Rents

How to fix Ireland's rent crisis? We put your questions to Minister Simon Coveney live

There was a large volume of questions sent in by readers covering a wide range of issues.

From TheJournal.ie Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil have reached a deal on rents Rental Crisis

Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil have reached a deal on rents

Without Fianna Fáil, the government would not be in a position to pass the legislation.

From TheJournal.ie 'New politics my arse' - Gerry Adams is not happy with the rent strategy row Rental Crisis

'New politics my arse' - Gerry Adams is not happy with the rent strategy row

Talks broke up without agreement late last night.

From TheJournal.ie New proposals to prevent landlords using loopholes to evict tenants Rental Crisis

New proposals to prevent landlords using loopholes to evict tenants

The AAA-PBP will bring the motion to the Dáil today.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think the Government's new "rent pressure zones" proposal will be effective? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think the Government's new "rent pressure zones" proposal will be effective?

The Government has unveiled a new strategy in an attempt to combat the ongoing rental crisis.

From TheJournal.ie Eoin Ó Broin TD: 'Minister Coveney failed struggling renters yesterday' Rental Crisis

Eoin Ó Broin TD: 'Minister Coveney failed struggling renters yesterday'

Simon Coveney has given landlords increased level of returns while failing to provide tenants with certainty or security, writes Eoin Ó Broin.

From TheJournal.ie 'Rent pressure zones' to be introduced with immediate effect in Dublin and Cork Crisis Point

'Rent pressure zones' to be introduced with immediate effect in Dublin and Cork

The government has launched its plan to tackle rising rents.

From TheJournal.ie Scammers using Whatsapp and Daft to extort money from desperate renters Rental Crisis

Scammers using Whatsapp and Daft to extort money from desperate renters

The property letting website has asked the messaging app for assistance to shut down the scam.

From TheJournal.ie It's a nightmare to find students digs, so the government is hiring someone to help For Rent

It's a nightmare to find students digs, so the government is hiring someone to help

An allocation of €49,000 has been given for a new student accommodation officer.

From TheJournal.ie What on earth is the solution to the rental crisis? Million Dollar Question

What on earth is the solution to the rental crisis?

Irish rents have broken the €1,000 monthly average for the first time since pre-crash 2008. Where will it all end?

From TheJournal.ie These two men have been talking up the new plan on rents and housing supply Same Hymn Sheet

These two men have been talking up the new plan on rents and housing supply

Full details of the plan agreed between the Finance and Environment ministers will be unveiled next Tuesday.

From TheJournal.ie The first modular homes are being fast-tracked to be in place by Christmas Prefabs