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#HOUSING SHORTAGE

# housing-shortage - Tuesday 4 October, 2022

Extract: 'Governments made decisions that led to your housing situation - you are not to blame'
# Generation Rent
# Generation Rent

Extract: 'Governments made decisions that led to your housing situation - you are not to blame'

Tue 7:00 PM 15,357 Views 32 Comments

Housing expert Dr Rory Hearne shares an extract from his new book ”Gaffs’ released this week.

# housing-shortage - Friday 19 August, 2022

Opinion: 'Tánaiste, Fine Gael's housing policy only benefits developers & vulture funds'
# Fine Gael Housing
# Fine Gael Housing

Opinion: 'Tánaiste, Fine Gael's housing policy only benefits developers & vulture funds'

Aug 19th 2022, 2:58 PM 18,106 Views 70 Comments

The SocDem’s Cian O’Callaghan responds to comments on the housing crisis made by Leo Varadkar in The Journal.

# housing-shortage - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Unemployed and flying solo? Living in Leitrim might be your only option...
# Slim Pickings
# Slim Pickings

Unemployed and flying solo? Living in Leitrim might be your only option...

Jan 26th 2016, 12:30 PM 28,389 Views 47 Comments

A new report from the Simon community has shown a rental market squeezed to the limit for those on state supports.

# housing-shortage - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Are prefab villages really the future of housing?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Are prefab villages really the future of housing?

Oct 14th 2015, 8:30 AM 1,123 Views 85 Comments

Innovative solutions are required to solve the housing and homelessness crisis, not “off the shelf” solutions, writes Mary Hughes.

# housing-shortage - Monday 22 December, 2014

These are the regions with the most 'ghost estates' still left half-finished
# Empty Shells
# Empty Shells

These are the regions with the most 'ghost estates' still left half-finished

Dec 22nd 2014, 5:49 PM 20,848 Views 21 Comments

Over three-quarters of all unfinished estates have people already living in them.

# housing-shortage - Monday 19 May, 2014

Government's mortgage plan won't solve housing crisis - Davy
# Guaranteed Loser
# Guaranteed Loser

Government's mortgage plan won't solve housing crisis - Davy

May 19th 2014, 4:23 PM 8,260 Views 33 Comments

95 per cent mortgages are the solution to a problem, but it’s not a problem we have.

# housing-shortage - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

What does this chart tell us about the Irish mortgage market?
# Market Malfunction
# Market Malfunction

What does this chart tell us about the Irish mortgage market?

May 13th 2014, 12:57 PM 11,838 Views 24 Comments

New figures show a big jump in drawdowns, but concerns remain over the structure of the market.

# housing-shortage - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Warning that Ireland's construction sector is facing a skills shortage
# HOUSING SHORTAGE
# HOUSING SHORTAGE

Warning that Ireland's construction sector is facing a skills shortage

Feb 26th 2014, 8:30 AM 10,166 Views 32 Comments

A new report shows that in 2013, just 8,301 residential units were completed, while in 2006 it was 89,000.