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# rent - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Mar 15th 2016, 8:50 AM 14,110 Views 0 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.

# rent - Friday 8 January, 2016

This viral rental ad reaches a whole new level of grim
# Keep It Clean
From The Daily Edge
# Keep It Clean

This viral rental ad reaches a whole new level of grim

Jan 8th 2016, 10:00 PM 11,703 Views 9 Comments

Ah, the property market.

# rent - Friday 25 December, 2015

I’m normal, I always pay bills and I've no weird habits, but I still can’t find a room to rent
# Opinion
# Opinion

I’m normal, I always pay bills and I've no weird habits, but I still can’t find a room to rent

Dec 25th 2015, 7:30 PM 250 Views 58 Comments

I’ve queued up with over 30 people to get into view a house. Then you have to pitch yourself, X-Factor style, as to why they should pick you.

# rent - Sunday 20 December, 2015

'I'd love to help a struggling tenant, but if I did I'd be homeless myself'
# A Landlord Speaks
# A Landlord Speaks

'I'd love to help a struggling tenant, but if I did I'd be homeless myself'

Dec 20th 2015, 7:30 AM 17,069 Views 51 Comments

“Landlords answer to banks. We’re still paying the price for austerity.”

# rent - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

Department insists no issue with Joan Burton's 'unusual and concerning' letter to constituents
# Letters Of Note
# Letters Of Note

Department insists no issue with Joan Burton's 'unusual and concerning' letter to constituents

Dec 16th 2015, 6:57 PM 31,109 Views 100 Comments

The letters were delivered in Oireachtas envelopes and headed paper.

# rent - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Will landlords forego extra rent to help families on the brink of homelessness?
# Close To The Brink
# Close To The Brink

Will landlords forego extra rent to help families on the brink of homelessness?

Dec 12th 2015, 10:30 PM 23,135 Views 120 Comments

One charity is asking them to consider it.

# rent - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Here's what only a few stops on Dublin's rail lines can do to your rent
# Red Line Issue
# Red Line Issue

Here's what only a few stops on Dublin's rail lines can do to your rent

Dec 8th 2015, 6:03 AM 24,196 Views 22 Comments

Tenants are paying a premium of up to 30% to move one stop.

# rent - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Given up on owning your own home? Most people have
# Renting For Life
# Renting For Life

Given up on owning your own home? Most people have

Dec 3rd 2015, 6:05 AM 22,737 Views 60 Comments

Three in ten tenants also fear losing their houses.

# rent - Thursday 19 November, 2015

The Tánaiste called Barry Cowen a baby and told him to "shut up" in the Dáil today
# Lads Will Ye Stop
# Lads Will Ye Stop

The Tánaiste called Barry Cowen a baby and told him to "shut up" in the Dáil today

Nov 19th 2015, 2:41 PM 23,756 Views 68 Comments

Ouch.

# rent - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

There was an almighty jump in rents while everyone waited for price controls
# Through The Roof
# Through The Roof

There was an almighty jump in rents while everyone waited for price controls

Nov 17th 2015, 10:35 AM 35,954 Views 83 Comments

Cork and Galway have had their biggest increases in at least 10 years.

# rent - Monday 16 November, 2015

Why a two-year rent freeze could do a lot more harm than good
# Cold Comfort
# Cold Comfort

Why a two-year rent freeze could do a lot more harm than good

Nov 16th 2015, 9:54 AM 12,500 Views 39 Comments

The government’s rent-control measures were announced last week.

# rent - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Poll: Do you struggle to pay your rent?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do you struggle to pay your rent?

Nov 7th 2015, 9:49 AM 19,732 Views 61 Comments

Proposed new legislation could see rent hikes only being allowed once every two years.

Here's how many people are getting the rent supplement in every county
# Breakdown
# Breakdown

Here's how many people are getting the rent supplement in every county

Nov 7th 2015, 7:15 AM 24,819 Views 80 Comments

The number of recipients in Dublin makes up over a third of the overall number of people using the scheme.

# rent - Friday 6 November, 2015

Are rents set to increase ahead of a two-year freeze measure?
# Through The Window
# Through The Window

Are rents set to increase ahead of a two-year freeze measure?

Nov 6th 2015, 10:04 PM 30,093 Views 123 Comments

The PRTB has issued advice to the public over the measures.

These two men have been talking up the new plan on rents and housing supply
# Same Hymn Sheet
# Same Hymn Sheet

These two men have been talking up the new plan on rents and housing supply

Nov 6th 2015, 1:51 PM 16,381 Views 91 Comments

Full details of the plan agreed between the Finance and Environment ministers will be unveiled next Tuesday.

# rent - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

8 landlords who proved landlords can be good people
# Rent
From The Daily Edge
# Rent

8 landlords who proved landlords can be good people

Nov 3rd 2015, 12:05 PM 10,012 Views 5 Comments

“Some old crank rang about a party last night.”

Poll: Have you ever had to move because of high rents?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever had to move because of high rents?

Nov 3rd 2015, 9:40 AM 12,925 Views 81 Comments

Or were you able to weather it out?

# rent - Monday 2 November, 2015

Alan Kelly's big idea to solve the rental crisis could be dead in the water
# Rent Certainty
# Rent Certainty

Alan Kelly's big idea to solve the rental crisis could be dead in the water

Nov 2nd 2015, 11:16 PM 23,814 Views 109 Comments

It comes as a new poll finds strong support for the minister’s rent certainty proposal.

# rent - Monday 5 October, 2015

Debate Room: Should there be a rent freeze?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Debate Room: Should there be a rent freeze?

Oct 5th 2015, 4:45 PM 186 Views 113 Comments

There has been talk about penalties for landlords who don’t accept rent supplement, calls for the ban on bedsits to be lifted and continuous calls for more housing supply — so what is the answer? We asked two experts with different viewpoints what is at play here.

# rent - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Here's why poorer families were hardest hit by post-Celtic Tiger inflation
# The Recession
# The Recession

Here's why poorer families were hardest hit by post-Celtic Tiger inflation

Sep 29th 2015, 5:07 PM 16,228 Views 16 Comments

Inflation for low income households was above the average rate during the recession.

# rent - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Inside the plush pads of ridiculously wealthy students
# Swanky Pad
# Swanky Pad

Inside the plush pads of ridiculously wealthy students

Sep 10th 2015, 6:05 AM 34,341 Views 19 Comments

London has an even greater property shortage than Dublin, but many of its exclusive properties are being rented by wealthy foreign college students.

# rent - Friday 21 August, 2015

We're facing the prospect of students turning down college places because they can't afford to survive
# Accommodation Crisis
# Accommodation Crisis

We're facing the prospect of students turning down college places because they can't afford to survive

Aug 21st 2015, 1:00 PM 367 Views 48 Comments

The student accommodation crisis is a barrier to education, and it needs action now, says USI president Kevin Donoghue.

# rent - Thursday 20 August, 2015

Good news for landlords, bad news for everyone else
# Rent
# Rent

Good news for landlords, bad news for everyone else

Aug 20th 2015, 5:04 PM 7,479 Views 2 Comments

The Daft.ie Rental report has just been released, and it’s not looking good for renters.

# rent - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

The 'last pressure valve' in the housing market is about to blow - and students will suffer
# Room To Rent
# Room To Rent

The 'last pressure valve' in the housing market is about to blow - and students will suffer

Aug 18th 2015, 7:00 AM 36,444 Views 56 Comments

People looking for rental properties in all Ireland’s major cities are in for a rude shock.

# rent - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Inside the London flats that billionaires spend £100 million to rent
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

Inside the London flats that billionaires spend £100 million to rent

Aug 16th 2015, 5:30 PM 40,492 Views 24 Comments

Fancy having someone playing piano in your office? No problem with this kind of money.

# rent - Sunday 2 August, 2015

Homelessness has increased since the action plan after Jonathan Corrie's death
# Rent Supplements
# Rent Supplements

Homelessness has increased since the action plan after Jonathan Corrie's death

Aug 2nd 2015, 7:25 PM 21,114 Views 108 Comments

An extra 172 families are now homeless since the action plan was published last December.

# rent - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Landlord convicted of breaking the law after accepting rent supplement
# Nothing Goin On
# Nothing Goin On

Landlord convicted of breaking the law after accepting rent supplement

Jul 1st 2015, 2:27 PM 38,684 Views 76 Comments

Two landlords had criminal proceedings brought against them.

# rent - Saturday 27 June, 2015

State bureaucracy is helping drive up rents, and it needs to stop
# Opinion
# Opinion

State bureaucracy is helping drive up rents, and it needs to stop

Jun 27th 2015, 8:15 PM 29 Views 25 Comments

It takes a project an average of 79 weeks from the date of planning application till the first builders start clearing the first square foot of the site for construction.

# rent - Monday 8 June, 2015

Student accommodation is an absolute disaster in this country – when will government respond?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Student accommodation is an absolute disaster in this country – when will government respond?

Jun 8th 2015, 11:55 PM 1,032 Views 44 Comments

On-campus accommodation is snapped up a lightning speed, leaving vulnerable young people at the mercy of the inhospitable private market.

# rent - Sunday 7 June, 2015

It's not easy to sell a flat once owned by a well-known serial killer
# Dennis Nilsen
# Dennis Nilsen

It's not easy to sell a flat once owned by a well-known serial killer

Jun 7th 2015, 5:30 PM 36,475 Views 46 Comments

It’s very spacious, at least.

# rent - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Cork rented house covered in dirt, rotten produce, faeces and maggots
# House Of Horrors
# House Of Horrors

Cork rented house covered in dirt, rotten produce, faeces and maggots

Jun 3rd 2015, 10:31 AM 34,392 Views 95 Comments

“If Steven Spielberg tried to create it for a horror movie, he couldn’t.”

# rent - Monday 1 June, 2015

Alan Kelly wants to bring in measures that sound a lot like rent controls
# Flat Rate
# Flat Rate

Alan Kelly wants to bring in measures that sound a lot like rent controls

Jun 1st 2015, 3:15 PM 21,083 Views 111 Comments

The Labour minister wants to put the lid on prices by linking them to inflation.

# rent - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Two landlords have been convicted and fined for not playing by the rules
# Dotted Line
# Dotted Line

Two landlords have been convicted and fined for not playing by the rules

May 19th 2015, 3:23 PM 29,672 Views 43 Comments

Nether registered their tenancy as is required.

# rent - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

In mortgage arrears? Here's how the government plans to help
# State Of The Nation
# State Of The Nation

In mortgage arrears? Here's how the government plans to help

May 13th 2015, 12:00 PM 14,702 Views 34 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in Irish politics right now…

# rent - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Peter McVerry says he'd be embarrassed if he was Alan Kelly
# Social Housing
# Social Housing

Peter McVerry says he'd be embarrassed if he was Alan Kelly

May 5th 2015, 5:35 PM 29,494 Views 155 Comments

The campaigner is not impressed by the government’s housing plans.

# rent - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Pay thy neighbour's mortgage? No thanks
# Opinion
# Opinion

Pay thy neighbour's mortgage? No thanks

Apr 11th 2015, 8:00 AM 168 Views 114 Comments

If county councils pay the difference between what people owe on their mortgages and what they can afford to pay the taxpayer foots the bill, writes Aaron McKenna.

# rent - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Can't pay your mortgage? Your council should do it for you...
# Radical Thinking
# Radical Thinking

Can't pay your mortgage? Your council should do it for you...

Apr 8th 2015, 12:02 PM 20,139 Views 56 Comments

Whatever action the government takes on Ireland’s housing debt crisis will be the ‘biggest political decision since Irish Water’ according to a householders’ group.

# rent - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

'Squatting makes sense': Take a look inside the Grangegorman complex
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'Squatting makes sense': Take a look inside the Grangegorman complex

Mar 25th 2015, 8:36 AM 37,749 Views 81 Comments

Squatters have defended their occupation of the site, saying it provides a home for many young people and services for the community.

# rent - Monday 23 March, 2015

Are you concerned landlord TDs could negatively affect rising rents?

Are you concerned landlord TDs could negatively affect rising rents?

Mar 23rd 2015, 1:25 PM 13,441 Views 62 Comments

The register of Members’ Interests for 2014 has revealed that some TDs are landlords.

# rent - Thursday 19 March, 2015

How much rent would you have been paying in the 1990s?
# THINGS HAVE CHANGED
# THINGS HAVE CHANGED

How much rent would you have been paying in the 1990s?

Mar 19th 2015, 4:36 PM 5,796 Views 3 Comments

Unsurprisingly, you would of been paying quite a bit less.