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# housing-shortage - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

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

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 This post contains a poll

Are prefab villages really the future of housing?

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

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

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?

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

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