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# rent a room

Last year
Tenants say gardaí 'made eejits' of them after calling for assistance during improper eviction
Students canvass Dubliners to join the rent-a-room scheme in an attempt to increase bed supply
Measures to allow social welfare recipients to earn up to €14k a year in rent being extended
All time
Up to €14,000 can be earned in rent by social welfare recipients under newly agreed rules
'I've had my rent put up twice in seven days - then I was told to leave over bin bags'
Airbnb hosts: 'We've been making the housing crisis worse'
Explainer: What changes did Budget 2015 bring for property?