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# rental crisis

This year
Rental crisis in Dublin is a 'contributory factor' in garda resignations
Last year
'Demonised' landlords should get tax breaks if linked to better renters' rights, says Varadkar
New rents 13.7% higher on average as availability hits 'all time low'
All time
Average Irish rent soared by 85% compared to 18% EU average between 2010 and 2022
New Vacant Homes Tax targets unoccupied properties but there are some exemptions
New tax credit worth €500 to be introduced for renters
118 new cost-rental homes open in Clondalkin as housing minister says rental crisis is 'acute'
Poll: How much do you pay a month in rent?
Tax breaks for landlords a 'good idea', but renters should get concessions too, says Varadkar
Govt accused of making 'dog's dinner' of rental crisis, as new rent cap law not ready until November
'It keeps me awake every single night with worry': Your stories of Ireland's rental crisis
Explainer: Berlin has voted to forcibly buy homes from property giants, what happens next?
Opinion: Renters should not be left with a debt burden after Covid-19, writes Eoin Ó Broin
Eoin Ó Broin
UCD students stage tent protest against 'spiralling' cost of campus accommodation
Over 60% of Irish people back rent freeze bill, new survey finds
We have an NCT for cars, so should landlords need one for their rentals?
Dublin City Council need to 'aggressively go after' properties breaching new short-term let laws
Dublin now in top 5 most expensive places to rent in Europe, research finds
The national average rent is €1,122 per month - it's an extra €500 if you want to live in the capital
Thousands march through Dublin city centre to protest housing crisis
'We're not ignoring the elephant in the room': Officials hope new law can deal with rising student rent
'It's clearly not working': TDs hit out at Rent Pressure Zone laws as prices continue to soar
AirBnb lobbied officials 49 times in two years on crackdown plan
Ireland’s mooted Airbnb ‘licensing’ scheme would only be rolled out in Dublin
FactFind: Is it cheaper to have a mortgage than rent in Ireland?
Poll: Have you been affected by the rental crisis?
Flat search: Not one property available to rent for a person on rent supplement
The average cost of rent in Ireland has never, ever, ever been higher
We need fines of €1 million for 'unscrupulous' landlords, says senior Dublin City Council official
'Nothing but sharks and vultures' - Calls for enforcement after RTÉ documentary on dodgy landlords
Airbnb criticised for its 'adverse effect' on the rental market in Dublin
Should compulsory purchase orders be used for vacant properties?
Coveney says he will regulate Airbnb if 'satisfactory arrangement' not reached over renting
Working group to review if AirBnb should face regulations
How to fix Ireland's rent crisis? We put your questions to Minister Simon Coveney live
Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil have reached a deal on rents
'New politics my arse' - Gerry Adams is not happy with the rent strategy row
New proposals to prevent landlords using loopholes to evict tenants
Poll: Do you think the Government's new "rent pressure zones" proposal will be effective?
Eoin Ó Broin TD: 'Minister Coveney failed struggling renters yesterday'
Eoin Ó Broin