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#Rental Market

# rental-market - Thursday 2 September, 2021

New short-term let regulations to be in place by next summer
# Rental Market
# Rental Market

New short-term let regulations to be in place by next summer

Sep 2nd 2021, 7:55 PM 19,459 Views 8 Comments

Property owners will not be able to advertise a short-term let unless they have received the required planning permission.

# rental-market - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

'Business as usual' as 1,100 households given eviction notices since August
# The Good Information Project
# The Good Information Project

'Business as usual' as 1,100 households given eviction notices since August

Jun 16th 2021, 11:49 AM 11,272 Views 14 Comments

Sinn Féin housing spokesperson Eoin O’Broin said the gradual increase in termination notices since January is “worrying”.

# rental-market - Wednesday 9 June, 2021

Landlords will not be allowed to demand in excess of two months’ rent upfront under new rules, including from student renters
# Cabinet Plans
# Cabinet Plans

Landlords will not be allowed to demand in excess of two months’ rent upfront under new rules, including from student renters

Updated Jun 9th 2021, 1:43 PM 63,872 Views 101 Comments
  • Housing Minister Darragh O'Brien brought a memo to Cabinet today that will restrict upfront payment demands made by landlords, reports Political Correspondent Christina Finn
  • The new rules, which will be in place before the next academic year, will ensure that students only have to pay one months' rent at a time.
  • Cabinet has also extended the current Covid-19 protections for renters until January 2022.

# rental-market - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

The average sale price of a home in Ireland was €254,000 last month - a fall of 3.3% on last year
# Daft Report
# Daft Report

The average sale price of a home in Ireland was €254,000 last month - a fall of 3.3% on last year

Jul 8th 2020, 6:00 AM 26,171 Views 5 Comments

The year-on-year change reflects a volatile market according to the latest housing report from Daft.ie.

# rental-market - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Ads for Dublin city centre rental accommodation have 'increased by 75% in the last 12 months '
# Rental Market
# Rental Market

Ads for Dublin city centre rental accommodation have 'increased by 75% in the last 12 months '

Apr 22nd 2020, 5:09 PM 26,406 Views 32 Comments

Daft said that the week-by-week figures suggest that “this surge may now be easing”.

# rental-market - Friday 27 March, 2020

Spike in rental properties available - but many remain 'unaffordable', warns homeless charity
# Simon Community
# Simon Community

Spike in rental properties available - but many remain 'unaffordable', warns homeless charity

Mar 27th 2020, 4:16 PM 26,728 Views 50 Comments

The report, published by Simon Communities, indicates that the new properties will do little to alleviate the housing crisis.

# rental-market - Saturday 16 November, 2019

What's the average monthly price of rent in Ireland? It's the week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

What's the average monthly price of rent in Ireland? It's the week in numbers

Nov 16th 2019, 7:00 PM 22,253 Views 11 Comments

Plus: The number of towns and villages around Ireland releasing raw sewage into the environment every day.

# rental-market - Tuesday 20 August, 2019

The average nationwide rent is now €1,391 per month - a record high
# Demand V Supply
# Demand V Supply

The average nationwide rent is now €1,391 per month - a record high

Aug 20th 2019, 6:00 AM 18,605 Views 72 Comments

In some areas, the average cost of rent is *much* higher than the average mortgage.

# rental-market - Monday 1 April, 2019

One in 10 people spending over 60% of their income on rent in Ireland
# Squeezed
# Squeezed

One in 10 people spending over 60% of their income on rent in Ireland

Apr 1st 2019, 2:14 PM 16,439 Views 38 Comments

Meanwhile, one in 20 people are spending more than 75% of their income on rent.

# rental-market - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Two more areas become Rent Pressure Zones as rent prices continue to rise
# Soaring Rents
# Soaring Rents

Two more areas become Rent Pressure Zones as rent prices continue to rise

Mar 28th 2019, 12:05 AM 39,122 Views 44 Comments

Limerick City East and Navan met the designation criteria within the latest Residential Tenancies Board report.

# rental-market - Monday 12 November, 2018

'It's clearly not working': TDs hit out at Rent Pressure Zone laws as prices continue to soar
# Rental Crisis
# Rental Crisis

'It's clearly not working': TDs hit out at Rent Pressure Zone laws as prices continue to soar

Nov 12th 2018, 2:09 PM 19,548 Views 81 Comments

The latest Daft.ie quarterly report found that the average monthly rent nationwide is €1,334.

# rental-market - Tuesday 16 October, 2018

Labour to bring forward legislation to ban landlords charging prospective tenants to view property
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Labour to bring forward legislation to ban landlords charging prospective tenants to view property

Oct 16th 2018, 2:09 PM 18,900 Views 47 Comments

Some people were being charged up to €500 to view an apartment.

# rental-market - Saturday 3 March, 2018

'What used to be low-rent areas will stay high now': How Airbnb is 'worsening crisis' in some Dublin areas
# Rent
# Rent

'What used to be low-rent areas will stay high now': How Airbnb is 'worsening crisis' in some Dublin areas

Mar 3rd 2018, 6:05 AM 38,489 Views 62 Comments

While certainly not the cause of the housing crisis, campaigners say legislation is needed to prevent it exacerbating the problem further.

# rental-market - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Almost a quarter of renters now pay more than €1,300 a month for accommodation
# Crowded Market
# Crowded Market

Almost a quarter of renters now pay more than €1,300 a month for accommodation

Aug 30th 2017, 6:00 AM 15,970 Views 37 Comments

The Residential Tenancies Board publishes its annual report for 2016 today.

# rental-market - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Proposal for floating student accommodation met with cautious optimism by USI
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Proposal for floating student accommodation met with cautious optimism by USI

Aug 23rd 2017, 8:30 PM 35,240 Views 48 Comments

Two barges could house up to 400 students in Galway.

# rental-market - Wednesday 16 August, 2017

Locked out: Most people on housing benefits still can't afford to rent
# Homelessness Crisis
# Homelessness Crisis

Locked out: Most people on housing benefits still can't afford to rent

Aug 16th 2017, 9:07 AM 14,988 Views 105 Comments

The Simon Community study found that some 630 properties available to rent are beyond the reach of those on HAP.

# rental-market - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Airbnb hosts in Dublin made €52 million last year
# Homesharing
# Homesharing

Airbnb hosts in Dublin made €52 million last year

Jan 26th 2017, 3:08 PM 15,453 Views 56 Comments

A new report shows that the typical Airbnb host made €4,900.

# rental-market - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

Simon Coveney rules out reducing rent cap limit from 4% to 2%
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Simon Coveney rules out reducing rent cap limit from 4% to 2%

Dec 14th 2016, 11:36 AM 10,834 Views 87 Comments

Fianna Fáil has criticised government proposals to limit rent increases in “pressure zones” in Dublin and Cork.

# rental-market - Thursday 1 December, 2016

The cost of renting a house in Dublin has fallen for the first time in three years
# Life For Rent
# Life For Rent

The cost of renting a house in Dublin has fallen for the first time in three years

Dec 1st 2016, 6:06 AM 7,988 Views 14 Comments

The average nationwide cost of renting a property now stands at €973 per month.

# rental-market - Friday 9 September, 2016

QUIZ: What Kind Of Flatmates Do You Need?
# Change Generation
# Change Generation

QUIZ: What Kind Of Flatmates Do You Need?

Sep 9th 2016, 11:11 AM 16,949 Views 14 Comments

Whether you’re flying the coop for the first time, or on your millionth houseshare, it’s need-to-know info.

# rental-market - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Do you have to move out because your landlord is selling up? Now they'll have to prove it
# For Sale
# For Sale

Do you have to move out because your landlord is selling up? Now they'll have to prove it

May 3rd 2016, 6:20 AM 52,308 Views 81 Comments

The aim is to stop landlords putting properties back on the market for higher rent.

# rental-market - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Patient facing eviction says he's going on hunger strike to "shame" the government
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Patient facing eviction says he's going on hunger strike to "shame" the government

Sep 22nd 2015, 6:01 AM 19,324 Views 102 Comments

Brian Nason says he can’t find somewhere to live because he’s on rent allowance.

# rental-market - 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 1,090 Views 44 Comments

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

# rental-market - Monday 13 April, 2015

This is what you can live in for €5k a month in Dublin
# Room With A View
From The Daily Edge
# Room With A View

This is what you can live in for €5k a month in Dublin

Apr 13th 2015, 8:20 PM 10,821 Views 6 Comments

The dream.

# rental-market - Thursday 30 October, 2014

The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week

Oct 30th 2014, 6:16 PM 3,353 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

Opinion: Six things that need to change in Ireland's rental market
# Homes
# Homes

Opinion: Six things that need to change in Ireland's rental market

Oct 30th 2014, 8:00 AM 435 Views 41 Comments

The rented sector as we traditionally know it is not keeping pace in terms of quantity or quality.

# rental-market - Thursday 18 September, 2014

If you're being asked to pay more rent you're certainly not the only one
# House Hunting
# House Hunting

If you're being asked to pay more rent you're certainly not the only one

Sep 18th 2014, 6:20 AM 13,688 Views 49 Comments

Rents are up across the country, especially in Dublin.

# rental-market - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Austerity is driving up (some) consumer prices
# Price Pressure
# Price Pressure

Austerity is driving up (some) consumer prices

Aug 7th 2014, 12:57 PM 10,967 Views 10 Comments

New figures from the CSO show rents, education costs and utility bills climbing despite slow overall price growth.

# rental-market - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Young people might have to delay flying the nest due to rising rents
# She's (not) Leaving Home
# She's (not) Leaving Home

Young people might have to delay flying the nest due to rising rents

Jul 30th 2014, 8:46 AM 9,853 Views 40 Comments

New research suggests that young people were able to leave the family home sooner than ever before after the financial crash.

# rental-market - Saturday 14 June, 2014

For rent: 'Spacious double studio' in Dublin where you sleep on top of a toilet
# Hot Property
From The Daily Edge
# Hot Property

For rent: 'Spacious double studio' in Dublin where you sleep on top of a toilet

Jun 14th 2014, 2:45 PM 10,423 Views 6 Comments

Handy for the bathroom anyway.

# rental-market - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Investor house purchases have more than trebled in a year - but why?
# Risk Aversion
# Risk Aversion

Investor house purchases have more than trebled in a year - but why?

Jun 11th 2014, 12:29 PM 8,621 Views 22 Comments

Investors are buying up property to feed the rental market, which is full of people who don’t want to take on too much debt.

# rental-market - 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 47,220 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.

# rental-market - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

This Dublin rental is the smallest 'apartment' you'll see today
# Bedsit
From The Daily Edge
# Bedsit

This Dublin rental is the smallest 'apartment' you'll see today

Apr 8th 2014, 7:00 PM 27,130 Views 14 Comments

All back to mine, yeah?

# rental-market - Monday 10 February, 2014

The average rent in Dublin is now €1,210... Nationwide? €865
# Rising Prices
# Rising Prices

The average rent in Dublin is now €1,210... Nationwide? €865

Feb 10th 2014, 7:58 AM 18,288 Views 76 Comments

A restricted supply is being blamed for a steep rise in rents in the capital. There were less than 1,500 advertised properties to rent on 1 February.

# rental-market - 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 90 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.

# rental-market - 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 32,392 Views 58 Comments

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

# rental-market - 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 43,294 Views 81 Comments

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

# rental-market - Thursday 12 September, 2013

8 things anyone who has lived in a Celtic Tiger apartment will understand
# 1990s Living
From The Daily Edge
# 1990s Living

8 things anyone who has lived in a Celtic Tiger apartment will understand

Sep 12th 2013, 1:00 PM 53,342 Views 95 Comments

Storage heaters and paper-thin walls.

# rental-market - Friday 18 May, 2012

Number of properties available to rent hits three and a half year low - Daft report
# Daft
# Daft

Number of properties available to rent hits three and a half year low - Daft report

May 18th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,662 Views 19 Comments

The gap between urban and rural rental prices has widened, with prices in Cork and Dublin rising, according to the latest Daft Rental Report.