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# Daft

Last month
November 2023
People who rent are now paying over €3,500 more per annum than mortgage holders
Renters in Dublin City Centre pay €8,359 more than mortgage holders.
Rents remain stable in Dublin due to improved supply but rental increases continue elsewhere
Market rents rose by an average of 1.8% nationwide in Q3 of 2023, but increased by just 0.4% in Dublin.
This year
House prices in third quarter of 2023 up 1.1% from one year ago
That’s according to the latest quarterly house prices report by
Rents rise 1% in first three months of 2023
Nationwide, there were just 959 homes available to rent on 1 May.
House prices in Ireland fell by 0.3% in the first three months of the year
The average listed price nationwide in the first quarter of 2023 was €308,497.
Last year
Daft report highlights largest quarterly gain in housing prices in nearly two years
The average listed price nationwide is up almost 10% on the same period last year.
House price growth reaches seven year high at over 15%
Residential property prices hit a fresh seven-year high of 15.2% in March, according to new CSO figures.
Varadkar: 'Far too many people have to spend too much of their income on rent'
Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty says rents are out of control.
Rents up 10% and 'out of control' as properties available hits all-time low
There were just 1,397 homes available to rent nationwide on 1 February, according to Daft.
All time
House prices across Ireland are 9% higher than one year ago
Inflation is highest outisde of cities, with prices rising by 13%.
Daft agrees to develop processes to remove ads that exclude rent allowance tenants
The company came to an agreement with the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission on foot of a 2016 complaint.
Rents in Dublin are falling - but rising everywhere else
The supply of rental properties in Dublin is far higher this February than in February 2020.
Average listed price of a home in Ireland was €269k this quarter - a rise of 7.4% on last year
The 7.4% year-on-year rise is the the largest such increase in three years.
The average sale price of a home in Ireland was €254,000 last month - a fall of 3.3% on last year
The year-on-year change reflects a volatile market according to the latest housing report from
Rents fell by average of 2.1% in April compared to previous month, new Daft report shows says this drop reflects the economic fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Ads for Dublin city centre rental accommodation have 'increased by 75% in the last 12 months '
Daft said that the week-by-week figures suggest that “this surge may now be easing”.
Dublin rent prices jumped by 3.5% in the last quarter, new Daft report shows
The national average price has dropped by 0.1%.
People living near Dart or Luas stops are paying over €4,000 a year more than average Dublin rent
That’s according to new research from
A new record high: The average monthly rent in Ireland is now over €1,400
Areas like Munster have seen large increases in rent prices this year compared to 2018.
Average price of three-bed home near rail station is €439,000 - 10% higher than rest of Dublin
Houses near a Dart line have the highest average price, according to a new report.
The average nationwide rent is now €1,391 per month - a record high
In some areas, the average cost of rent is *much* higher than the average mortgage.
People living next to a Dart or Luas stop can expect to pay over €3,300 a year more than the average Dublin rent
Sandymount Station is the most expensive to live near, with rents averaging at €2,905 per month.
The average cost of renting a property in Dublin is now over €2,000
There are 2,700 homes available to rent nationwide – the lowest recorded number – according to the latest report from
The average cost of a house in Dublin is now €383,000
The national average price in the first quarter of the year was €261,000.
The average monthly rent in Ireland is over €1,300 - €300 higher than the 2008 peak
Rents rose nationwide by an average of 9.8% in the 12 months to December 2018.
'It's clearly not working': TDs hit out at Rent Pressure Zone laws as prices continue to soar
The latest quarterly report found that the average monthly rent nationwide is €1,334.
People are paying an extra €61,000 to live near a Luas stop
Buyers are now paying an average of €446,000 for a property close to a Luas stop in Dublin.
Dublin rental prices now €500-a-month higher than boom time as students 'left scraping the barrel'
The latest rental figures show increases across the country.
This is officially Ireland's most expensive neighbourhood
Ireland now has 4,500 property millionaires.
People are paying an extra €114,000 to live near the Dart or Luas
The most expensive house prices are in Sandymount, Lansdowne Road and Sydney Parade.
'Rent Pressure Zones are not working': What can be done to stop rising rents?
In Dublin, average rent rose by 12.4% year-on-year, and now sits at €1,875.
Average rents in Dublin have hit a new record high of €1,875 a month
According to Daft, average rents for properties listed on its website rose nationwide by an average of 11.5% in the year to the end of March.
Minister says there are rents in Dublin 'at a fraction of headline figures'
“I know everybody always quotes the high areas, but there are rents available at a fraction of the cost quoted on the headline figures.”
Surge in demand for houses which qualify for government-backed mortgages
The Government announced the new scheme as part of its Rebuilding Ireland initiative.
Rents for homes close to new Luas cross-city stops rise by 21%
Overall, commuters living on the Dublin coastline pay the most on average.
Prices of homes near new Luas Cross City increased by 15% over the last year
Overall, commuters living on the Dublin coastline pay on average the most for a property.
House prices across the country rising by more than €50 a day
Prices have risen by almost 47% from their lowest point in late 2013.
21 things you've definitely encountered if you're trying to rent in Dublin right now
Welcome to the Hunger Games. May the odds be ever in your favour.
Got questions or stories about looking for student accommodation? We want to hear from you
We’re holding a Facebook Live on Tuesday evening and we want to hear your stories and your questions.
Almost €1000 a month for a room where the bed is next to the oven: Trying to find a place to live in Dublin
With rental prices high and supply low, renting in Dublin is truly a seller’s market.