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# rent - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Half of house hunters are willing to spend up to €350k on a home
# Bubble Bubble
# Bubble Bubble

Half of house hunters are willing to spend up to €350k on a home

May 21st 2014, 9:03 AM 10,844 Views 66 Comments

Three out of four property buyers want to buy within the next six months.

# rent - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Strange Dublin rental accepts your feet in lieu of rent
# Reflexology
From The Daily Edge
# Reflexology

Strange Dublin rental accepts your feet in lieu of rent

May 20th 2014, 8:29 AM 3,721 Views 1 Comment

Sorry lads, it’s women only.

# rent - Monday 12 May, 2014

Poll: Do you think rents in Dublin should be capped?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think rents in Dublin should be capped?

May 12th 2014, 9:15 AM 17,362 Views 153 Comments

The average rent in Dublin is now €1,289.

The average rent in Dublin is now €1,289 - in Waterford it's €601
# Ain't Nothing Goin' On
# Ain't Nothing Goin' On

The average rent in Dublin is now €1,289 - in Waterford it's €601

May 12th 2014, 6:15 AM 22,710 Views 57 Comments

The average rent nationwide is now €888, up €69 from the lowest point in 2011.

# rent - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Dublin woman refusing to leave rental property until she can find a new affordable home
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

Dublin woman refusing to leave rental property until she can find a new affordable home

Apr 26th 2014, 7:15 AM 47,140 Views 215 Comments

People Before Profit MEP candidate Bríd Smith says her story is occurring on a daily basis and legislation must protect those in receipt of rent allowance.

# rent - Friday 25 April, 2014

Good Samaritan saves mum and three kids from living in their car
# Homeless
# Homeless

Good Samaritan saves mum and three kids from living in their car

Apr 25th 2014, 5:19 PM 41,480 Views 147 Comments

Sabrina McMahon’s story is not an unusual one, TD Catherine Murphy has said.

# rent - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

There are 'no plans' to change upward-only rent reviews
# The Only Way Is Up
# The Only Way Is Up

There are 'no plans' to change upward-only rent reviews

Apr 22nd 2014, 6:30 AM 10,927 Views 38 Comments

Alan Shatter says any law may not pass a constitutional challenge.

# rent - Monday 21 April, 2014

Buy to let landlords problems affecting family homes - Threshold
# Letting Us Down
# Letting Us Down

Buy to let landlords problems affecting family homes - Threshold

Apr 21st 2014, 1:46 PM 17,687 Views 69 Comments

Threshold wants tenants to have the same rights and remedies as mortgage holders, pushing for a code of conduct in dealing with receiverships.

# rent - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Average rent for a Dublin apartment is €1,070 - outside capital it's €630
# Still Climbing
# Still Climbing

Average rent for a Dublin apartment is €1,070 - outside capital it's €630

Mar 20th 2014, 6:45 AM 14,897 Views 67 Comments

Despite the continued growth in Dublin rents, they are still 15.5 per cent lower than their boom peak.

# rent - Sunday 16 March, 2014

€373m spent in three years on private rental properties for social housing
# A Place To Call Home
# A Place To Call Home

€373m spent in three years on private rental properties for social housing

Mar 16th 2014, 8:45 AM 9,833 Views 98 Comments

A further €66.9 million has already been spent this year on another leasing initiative that involving private rental property.

# rent - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Open thread: How has Ireland's housing crisis affected you?
# We Want To Know
# We Want To Know

Open thread: How has Ireland's housing crisis affected you?

Feb 18th 2014, 7:30 AM 11,823 Views 106 Comments

Yesterday, four women shared their stories of facing eviction and living with homelessness. We want to hear yours.

# rent - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Sunbeds, Prince Harry, and Superquinn sausages: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Sunbeds, Prince Harry, and Superquinn sausages: The week in numbers

Feb 15th 2014, 7:30 PM 15,209 Views 9 Comments

Plus: What percentage of teenagers have received a sexual message online?

# rent - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Woman sleeping in TD’s office accommodated after a Facebook appeal
# Social Housing
# Social Housing

Woman sleeping in TD’s office accommodated after a Facebook appeal

Feb 12th 2014, 10:15 PM 32,050 Views 83 Comments

Joan Collins said enough is not being done to improve the social housing situation stating that it is at crisis level.

# rent - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Column: Ireland's residential rental market needs a massive shake-up
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Ireland's residential rental market needs a massive shake-up

Feb 9th 2014, 12:00 PM 82 Views 86 Comments

Pension funds investing in residential property could make a significant contribution to supplying a constrained market with much needed accommodation, write Lorcan Sirr and Tom Dunne.

# rent - Friday 31 January, 2014

Arrears, medical cards, job loss: What people sought advice for online in 2013
# Citizensinformation.ie
# Citizensinformation.ie

Arrears, medical cards, job loss: What people sought advice for online in 2013

Jan 31st 2014, 11:42 AM 5,191 Views 5 Comments

Advice websites run by the Citizens Information Board, such as keepingyourhome.ie and all saw an increase in traffic.

Column: The private rented sector is heating up dramatically – yet fails to meet basic needs
# Hang Your Hat
# Hang Your Hat

Column: The private rented sector is heating up dramatically – yet fails to meet basic needs

Jan 31st 2014, 7:00 AM 32 Views 75 Comments

Rent are rising but our pay packets aren’t. Why? Because our housing strategy is based almost exclusively on debt-fuelled private home ownership, writes Mick Byrne.

# rent - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Dublin council blames tenants for drop in rent collection
# Arrears
# Arrears

Dublin council blames tenants for drop in rent collection

Jan 23rd 2014, 6:30 AM 9,981 Views 46 Comments

Dublin City Council now has arrears of over €20 million as a result of residents not paying rent, and says there is a “culture of under-declaration of income”.

# rent - Friday 10 January, 2014

Landlord who refused to register tenancy hit with €3,000 fine
# Rent
# Rent

Landlord who refused to register tenancy hit with €3,000 fine

Jan 10th 2014, 3:15 PM 32,316 Views 58 Comments

Tomas Ronan, from Kilcock, had refused to recognise the authority of the Private Residential Tenancies Board.

# rent - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Aaron McKenna: Calls for rent controls are blatantly stupid
# Opinion
# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Calls for rent controls are blatantly stupid

Jan 4th 2014, 8:00 AM 62 Views 62 Comments

Proposing a simplistic solution to arbitrarily attempt to solve one facet of Ireland’s housing problem is just bad policymaking, writes Aaron McKenna.

# rent - Monday 16 December, 2013

Housing charity in Cork moved 50 children out of homelessness this year
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Housing charity in Cork moved 50 children out of homelessness this year

Dec 16th 2013, 11:01 AM 5,517 Views 12 Comments

In the case of two women moved out of homelessness, they now have appropriate accommodation to have overnight access to their children.

# rent - Thursday 12 December, 2013

The average monthly rent in Dublin is now over €1,000 as prices continue to rise
# Cost Of Living
# Cost Of Living

The average monthly rent in Dublin is now over €1,000 as prices continue to rise

Dec 12th 2013, 6:30 AM 13,086 Views 59 Comments

As with the sale of residential property, the increase in rental values in Dublin is out of kilter with a slower recovery in the rest of the country.

# rent - Monday 9 December, 2013

'We're only barely getting off the ground': Noonan dismisses boom suggestions
# Boom? What Boom?
# Boom? What Boom?

'We're only barely getting off the ground': Noonan dismisses boom suggestions

Dec 9th 2013, 8:39 PM 13,287 Views 70 Comments

The Minister for Finance is in Brussels for a Eurogroup meeting, who said Ireland is “proof” that austerity packages ‘deliver results’.

# rent - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

11 reasons renting in Ireland is the absolute worst
# Desperate Times
From The Daily Edge
# Desperate Times

11 reasons renting in Ireland is the absolute worst

Nov 20th 2013, 1:00 PM 43,238 Views 81 Comments

According to Threshold, it’s getting worse for people seeking rented accommodation.

# rent - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Facebook, Haughey and Love/Hate: The week in numbers
# In Numbers
# In Numbers

Facebook, Haughey and Love/Hate: The week in numbers

Nov 16th 2013, 7:30 PM 11,385 Views 6 Comments

Plus: What’s the average monthly rent in Ireland?

# rent - Monday 11 November, 2013

Rents up again as inflation spreads outside Dublin
# Rent
# Rent

Rents up again as inflation spreads outside Dublin

Nov 11th 2013, 8:45 PM 32,888 Views 117 Comments

The average rent nationwide is now €824, a report has found.

# rent - Monday 19 August, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Aug 19th 2013, 9:03 PM 12,025 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about the four Irish citizens detained in Cairo, CAO, and the Oscar Pistorius murder trial.

# rent - Monday 22 July, 2013

Landlord locks staff out of Dublin café
# Rent Dispute
# Rent Dispute

Landlord locks staff out of Dublin café

Jul 22nd 2013, 12:11 PM 42,140 Views 39 Comments

Following a dispute over rent, the building’s locks were changed early on Saturday morning.

# rent - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Over 500 jobs at risk as Homebase Ireland enters examinership
# Homebase
# Homebase

Over 500 jobs at risk as Homebase Ireland enters examinership

Jul 16th 2013, 9:32 PM 12,450 Views 55 Comments

Retail Excellence said earlier today that a number of other retail operators will follow suit in the coming weeks.

# rent - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

New limits for rent supplement to kick in later this month
# Rent Supplement
# Rent Supplement

New limits for rent supplement to kick in later this month

Jun 5th 2013, 7:45 PM 25,711 Views 60 Comments

Joan Burton is changing the maximum rent limits for rent supplement, which will raise some limits but reduce many others.

# rent - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added awkward text messages
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added awkward text messages

May 8th 2013, 8:01 PM 18,306 Views 2 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# rent - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Former HMV Grafton Street store up for rent for €1 million
# Small Change
# Small Change

Former HMV Grafton Street store up for rent for €1 million

Apr 3rd 2013, 2:56 PM 18,030 Views 92 Comments

The four-storey building is up for rent after HMV closed down all of its Irish stores in February.

# rent - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

B&Q Athlone store to remain open after negotiation on lease terms
# Athlone
# Athlone

B&Q Athlone store to remain open after negotiation on lease terms

Apr 2nd 2013, 3:23 PM 8,264 Views 23 Comments

The store currently employs 45 people and will remain open subject to a successful outcome to examinership.

# rent - Saturday 30 March, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Mar 30th 2013, 11:00 AM 11,557 Views 98 Comments

Here’s our roundup of the best, the most popular and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

# rent - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Residential rents could rise by as much as 7 per cent by 2014
# Rent
# Rent

Residential rents could rise by as much as 7 per cent by 2014

Dec 22nd 2012, 7:30 AM 7,343 Views 49 Comments

Property experts have said families and couples choosing to rent instead of buying has increased dramatically.

# rent - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

NAMA redeems €1.5 billion in bonds
# NAMA
# NAMA

NAMA redeems €1.5 billion in bonds

Dec 19th 2012, 6:54 PM 8,280 Views 19 Comments

This means NAMA has reduced its indebtedness by over €5 billion since its establishment three years ago.

# rent - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Block of 119 apartments for sale for €26m
# Property
# Property

Block of 119 apartments for sale for €26m

Sep 12th 2012, 7:20 PM 18,453 Views 25 Comments

Development in Ranelagh, Dublin 6 being put to market with apartments, office space and car parking in one lot.

# rent - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Top readers' comments of the week
# You Told Us
# You Told Us

Top readers' comments of the week

Sep 1st 2012, 10:00 AM 5,975 Views 2 Comments

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

# rent - Thursday 30 August, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

Aug 30th 2012, 4:46 PM 6,604 Views 3 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

Home ownership drops as number of people renting increases
# Census 2011
# Census 2011

Home ownership drops as number of people renting increases

Aug 30th 2012, 12:01 PM 9,315 Views 34 Comments

Almost half a million households rent their accommodation, according to the April 2011 Census.

# rent - Monday 20 August, 2012

Rental accommodation options for students fall again this summer
# Renting
# Renting

Rental accommodation options for students fall again this summer

Aug 20th 2012, 6:40 AM 5,113 Views 13 Comments

Latest Daft.ie report shows rent rises in Dublin and Cork since last year, and a drop in available rental properties nationwide.