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# rent a room

Last year
2022
# rent a room
Up to €14,000 can be earned in rent by social welfare recipients under newly agreed rules
The change means that social welfare payments will not be impacted for earning rental income under €14,000.
All time
# rent a room
'I've had my rent put up twice in seven days - then I was told to leave over bin bags'
Homeowners can earn up to €14,000 a year tax free by renting out a room in their home.
# no room at the inn
Airbnb hosts: 'We've been making the housing crisis worse'
Following Revenue’s decision to tax their earnings, some Irish hosts on the homeshare site admit their situation was ‘too good to be true’
# dishing the dirt
Explainer: What changes did Budget 2015 bring for property?
This is what you need to know about changes for tenants, owners and those looking to get into the market.