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#Ain't Nothing Goin' On

# aint-nothing-goin-on - Tuesday 14 November, 2017

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

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

# aint-nothing-goin-on - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

The average rent in Ireland is now €1,131 - and there aren't many places to rent

In Dublin, rents are up 13.9%, with the average property in the capital costing €1,668 a month.

# aint-nothing-goin-on - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Fianna Fáil want 'rent pressure zones' extended to Galway, Limerick, and Waterford

Zones are envisaged in Dublin and Cork.

# aint-nothing-goin-on - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Couple sees rent on Dublin apartment go up 51% in one month

“We are a hard-working professional couple and it seems like one hurdle after another.”

# aint-nothing-goin-on - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Rent controls won't fix the Irish market, tenants' board warns

The situation does need to be sorted quickly, though.

# aint-nothing-goin-on - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Bad news for students: rents are up across the country

And there aren’t many properties to rent.

# aint-nothing-goin-on - Monday 12 May, 2014

The average rent in Dublin is now €1,289 - in Waterford it's €601

The average rent nationwide is now €888, up €69 from the lowest point in 2011.