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# conor-skehan - Tuesday 15 January, 2019

'We have very different values': Focus official hits back at Skehan's comments that homelessness is 'normal'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'We have very different values': Focus official hits back at Skehan's comments that homelessness is 'normal'

Jan 15th 2019, 7:58 AM 17,023 Views 46 Comments

Mike Allen appeared on RTÉ’s Claire Byrne Live last night.

# conor-skehan - Tuesday 8 January, 2019

Former top housing official claims homelessness in Ireland is 'normal'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Former top housing official claims homelessness in Ireland is 'normal'

Updated Jan 8th 2019, 10:33 AM 63,740 Views 175 Comments

Former chair of the Housing Agency Conor Skehan made his comments on RTÉ’s Claire Byrne Live last night.

# conor-skehan - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Conor Skehan criticised for claiming disabled homeless boy's family turned down suitable accommodation
# Homeless
# Homeless

Conor Skehan criticised for claiming disabled homeless boy's family turned down suitable accommodation

Feb 1st 2018, 8:41 AM 21,709 Views 136 Comments

Skehan appeared before the Oireachtas Housing Committee yesterday afternoon.

# conor-skehan - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

'I'm careful with my words': Conor Skehan stands by his 'gaming the system' comments
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'I'm careful with my words': Conor Skehan stands by his 'gaming the system' comments

Jan 31st 2018, 5:58 PM 17,041 Views 110 Comments

The chair of Ireland’s Housing Agency is one of the government’s top advisors.

# conor-skehan - Friday 5 January, 2018

Head of Housing Agency who said homeless families may be 'gaming the system' reappointed for another year
# Conor Skehan
# Conor Skehan

Head of Housing Agency who said homeless families may be 'gaming the system' reappointed for another year

Jan 5th 2018, 7:16 PM 24,540 Views 207 Comments

Conor Skehan’s five year stint as chair of the agency was due to end at the beginning of this year.

# conor-skehan - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Housing Minister says his department has 'no evidence' of homeless families 'gaming the system'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Housing Minister says his department has 'no evidence' of homeless families 'gaming the system'

Jan 3rd 2018, 3:20 PM 14,081 Views 107 Comments

Murphy was responding to comments from the outgoing chairperson of the Housing Agency.

# conor-skehan - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

'No evidence whatsoever' to claims by top housing official that homeless families are 'gaming the system'
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

'No evidence whatsoever' to claims by top housing official that homeless families are 'gaming the system'

Jan 2nd 2018, 3:30 PM 34,620 Views 225 Comments

Conor Skehan said that families may be “gaming the system” in order to jump up the social housing waiting list.

# conor-skehan - Monday 13 November, 2017

Government's top housing adviser: 'Homelessness is a normal thing'
# Crisis Levels
# Crisis Levels

Government's top housing adviser: 'Homelessness is a normal thing'

Nov 13th 2017, 1:38 PM 25,476 Views 142 Comments

The chair of the Housing Agency said we need to move from a situation where we use words like “homeless’” and “crisis” continuously.

# conor-skehan - Monday 24 November, 2014

"I would never buy a property again," says Government's top housing adviser. "I rent"
# Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent
# Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent

"I would never buy a property again," says Government's top housing adviser. "I rent"

Nov 24th 2014, 8:01 AM 32,445 Views 148 Comments

Conor Skehan says Irish people must stop thinking of renting as ‘dead money’.

# conor-skehan - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Government housing adviser: This is not a crisis, prices have a "natural braking mechanism"
# Not A Bubble
# Not A Bubble

Government housing adviser: This is not a crisis, prices have a "natural braking mechanism"

Sep 7th 2014, 7:50 PM 29,058 Views 115 Comments

The cost of buying a home in Dublin is up almost 25 per cent on last year, and people have been queuing for houses in Swords this week…