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#Renting

# renting - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Cap on Dublin and Cork rent increases in place from today

The 4% cap will apply for a three-year period.

# renting - Sunday 11 September, 2016

Poll: Should first-time buyers be allowed to use renting history in mortgage applications? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should first-time buyers be allowed to use renting history in mortgage applications?

The Department of Finance thinks it’s a good idea.

# renting - Saturday 10 September, 2016

'It's exploitation': Homeless charities condemn 'two-tier' tenants laws

Students or other tenants in houseshares who are not on the lease are “second-class” housemates who do not qualify for tenancy rights, the Peter McVerry Trust told TheJournal.ie.

# renting - Friday 9 September, 2016

QUIZ: What Kind Of Flatmates Do You Need?

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

# renting - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 emotions everyone goes through when looking for a place to live on Daft Emotional Rollercoaster

11 emotions everyone goes through when looking for a place to live on Daft

It’s an emotional rollercoaster.

# renting - Monday 22 August, 2016

Here's what students need to know when looking for accommodation

Threshold’s Michael McCarthy Flynn talks about ways to protect yourself in the rental market.

# renting - Saturday 2 July, 2016

From The Daily Edge 8 things Dublin rental ads say... and what they really mean To Let

# renting - Monday 13 June, 2016

Landlords could face NCT-style checks to bring rental properties up to standard

Housing charity Threshold said some tenants are now “afraid” to complain about sub-standard accommodation.

# renting - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Student accommodation nightmares: 'I couldn't even stand up straight in my room'

As the academic year comes to a close, one student tells of her experiences of trying to find somewhere to live

# renting - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

From The Daily Edge 11 things every girl who's lived with a load of lads knows to be true Living With Lads

# renting - Friday 8 April, 2016

From The Daily Edge This comedy sketch perfectly sums up the pain of trying to find a flat in Dublin The Apartment Games

This comedy sketch perfectly sums up the pain of trying to find a flat in Dublin

May the rent be ever in your favour.

# renting - Thursday 7 April, 2016

There's an extremely simple way to free up space on your iPhone

Handy for those who have the basic 16GB version.

# renting - Monday 18 January, 2016

Settling a dispute with your landlord just got cheaper

Fees for the Private Residential Tenancies Board mediation service have been scrapped.

# renting - 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

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.

# renting - Sunday 20 December, 2015

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

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

# renting - Saturday 12 December, 2015

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

One charity is asking them to consider it.

# renting - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Given up on owning your own home? Most people have

Three in ten tenants also fear losing their houses.

# renting - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

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

8 landlords who proved landlords can be good people

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

# renting - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

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

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

# renting - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Inside the plush pads of ridiculously wealthy students

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

# renting - Friday 4 September, 2015

From The Daily Edge This Irish lad used to live in the 'shed in a living room' flat in London Cosy

# renting - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

From The Daily Edge 13 hellish stages of finding an apartment in Ireland House Hunting

13 hellish stages of finding an apartment in Ireland

Godspeed, everyone.

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

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

# renting - Friday 31 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This strange Dublin rental has a little something extra in every room Held Hostage

This strange Dublin rental has a little something extra in every room

Does it come with the flat, or…?

# renting - Monday 13 July, 2015

From The Daily Edge This London apartment makes the Dublin rental scene look like good value A Steal

This London apartment makes the Dublin rental scene look like good value

The internet has beautifully dubbed it a “mattress with walls.”

# renting - Saturday 11 July, 2015

'A frenzy of panic': Advice for students looking for accommodation The Summer Search This post contains videos

'A frenzy of panic': Advice for students looking for accommodation

The USI has called on people to take in lodgers as a lack of suitable housing remains an issue.

# renting - Friday 26 June, 2015

Homeless couple sleeping at council had an injunction taken out against them

The couple slept in South Dublin County Council last night after being homeless over a week ago.

# renting - Monday 8 June, 2015

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

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

If you've moved back in with your folks to save money you're certainly not alone

More than a quarter of 25-34 year-olds have done so.

# renting - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Tenants' rights are being trampled on, but there's a lack of political will to help

Tenants in the private rental sector are being treated like second-class citizens; a change is needed.

# renting - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

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

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

# renting - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge 8 of Dublin's most laughable rental properties Daft

8 of Dublin's most laughable rental properties

“Country girls only”.

# renting - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

From The Daily Edge This brazen London property ad offered a single bed to rent in someone's kitchen This Is The End

# renting - Friday 27 March, 2015

Disappointment at "unusual" news that rent supplement limits won't be increased

The Department of Social Protection said that increasing them could lead to rental inflation.

# renting - Monday 23 February, 2015

Dublin office rents to soar by 30% ... again

The cost of parking is rising too.

What would Albert Einstein say about Ireland's housing crisis?

We are, once again, beset by the destructive dichotomy of the two-horse race that is renting or owning.

# renting - Thursday 19 February, 2015

This week's vital property news: Big-ticket bidders and disaster for renters Shovel Ready This post contains images

This week's vital property news: Big-ticket bidders and disaster for renters

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

Buying a home? You're facing fresh competition. A glut of new landlords

Savills say the new mortgage rules will mean even more investors.

# renting - Monday 16 February, 2015

Buying or renting? Which should you be doing?

Daft.ie’s latest report has the figures you need.