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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# rental crisis

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# rental crisis
Scammers using Whatsapp and Daft to extort money from desperate renters
The property letting website has asked the messaging app for assistance to shut down the scam.
# For Rent
It's a nightmare to find students digs, so the government is hiring someone to help
An allocation of €49,000 has been given for a new student accommodation officer.
# million dollar question
What on earth is the solution to the rental crisis?
Irish rents have broken the €1,000 monthly average for the first time since pre-crash 2008. Where will it all end?
# same hymn sheet
These two men have been talking up the new plan on rents and housing supply
Full details of the plan agreed between the Finance and Environment ministers will be unveiled next Tuesday.
# Prefabs
The first modular homes are being fast-tracked to be in place by Christmas
But where will they be put?