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# renting - Monday 8 June, 2015

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

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

Jun 8th 2015, 12:38 PM 14,478 Views 28 Comments

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
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Jun 7th 2015, 8:00 PM 380 Views 54 Comments

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
# House Of Horrors
# House Of Horrors

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

Jun 3rd 2015, 10:31 AM 34,653 Views 95 Comments

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

# renting - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

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

8 of Dublin's most laughable rental properties

May 26th 2015, 12:06 PM 27,199 Views 6 Comments

“Country girls only”.

# renting - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

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

This brazen London property ad offered a single bed to rent in someone's kitchen

May 13th 2015, 11:55 AM 4,180 Views 2 Comments

AND it’s pricey enough too.

# renting - Friday 27 March, 2015

Disappointment at "unusual" news that rent supplement limits won't be increased
# No Change
# No Change

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

Mar 27th 2015, 8:20 PM 12,754 Views 61 Comments

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
# Location Location Location
# Location Location Location

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

Feb 23rd 2015, 7:20 PM 16,836 Views 42 Comments

The cost of parking is rising too.

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

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

Feb 23rd 2015, 9:45 AM 129 Views 54 Comments

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
# Shovel Ready

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

Feb 19th 2015, 3:28 PM 8,042 Views 2 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

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

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

Feb 19th 2015, 8:29 AM 17,056 Views 36 Comments

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

# renting - Monday 16 February, 2015

Buying or renting? Which should you be doing?
# Dead Money?
# Dead Money?

Buying or renting? Which should you be doing?

Feb 16th 2015, 6:30 AM 26,515 Views 44 Comments

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

The figures are in: Are you paying above average for your rented property?
# Dead Money?
# Dead Money?

The figures are in: Are you paying above average for your rented property?

Feb 16th 2015, 6:03 AM 27,662 Views 45 Comments

People are now not driven to commuter belts by a preference for green space – but by the hard maths of affordability.

# renting - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Poll: Do you plan to buy your own home?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan to buy your own home?

Jan 25th 2015, 9:43 AM 24,231 Views 75 Comments

Are you a lifelong renter or do you want the property ladder?

# renting - Saturday 24 January, 2015

12 struggles anyone moving to a new flat understands
# The Hassle
From The Daily Edge
# The Hassle

12 struggles anyone moving to a new flat understands

Jan 24th 2015, 6:00 PM 27,151 Views 10 Comments

Finding a place is only the start of it.

# renting - Thursday 22 January, 2015

This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail
# Go To Sleep
From The Daily Edge
# Go To Sleep

This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail

Jan 22nd 2015, 5:05 PM 11,463 Views 1 Comment

Whoever lived here last liked their artwork, alright.

# renting - Monday 22 December, 2014

Want to move into this Dublin gaff? You're going to need a college degree
# Daft
From The Daily Edge
# Daft

Want to move into this Dublin gaff? You're going to need a college degree

Dec 22nd 2014, 9:33 AM 4,999 Views 3 Comments

Eh, what?

# renting - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Daft house share seeks 'country girls only'
# Country Gals
From The Daily Edge
# Country Gals

Daft house share seeks 'country girls only'

Dec 17th 2014, 7:24 PM 5,345 Views 5 Comments

SORRY CITY-HEADS.

# renting - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

Management company threatens to cut off water until tenants register with Irish Water
# You Can't Do That!
# You Can't Do That!

Management company threatens to cut off water until tenants register with Irish Water

Dec 9th 2014, 11:08 PM 16,536 Views 141 Comments

But they say “unclear policies” on water charges have forced their hand.

This is what €700 a month will get you in Phibsborough... and it's bleak
# Steep
From The Daily Edge
# Steep

This is what €700 a month will get you in Phibsborough... and it's bleak

Dec 9th 2014, 4:04 PM 4,061 Views 6 Comments

* fails to swing a cat*

# renting - Monday 1 December, 2014

Daft advert seeks 'a serious girl' to share studio apartment
# A Serious Girl
From The Daily Edge
# A Serious Girl

Daft advert seeks 'a serious girl' to share studio apartment

Dec 1st 2014, 10:27 AM 5,990 Views 5 Comments

No messers.

A quarter of rental tenants in Ireland are afraid they'll lose their home
# Fear
# Fear

A quarter of rental tenants in Ireland are afraid they'll lose their home

Dec 1st 2014, 7:52 AM 9,013 Views 55 Comments

A large proportion of the population want to start their own households but cannot afford to.

This comedy sketch perfectly captures the horrors of renting in Dublin
# Rent
From The Daily Edge
# Rent

This comedy sketch perfectly captures the horrors of renting in Dublin

Dec 1st 2014, 7:22 AM 7,635 Views 1 Comment

“Originally a holding cell for illegal immigrants…”

# renting - Thursday 30 October, 2014

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 417 Views 41 Comments

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

# renting - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Can You Guess The Rent On These Dublin Flats?
# For Rent
From The Daily Edge
# For Rent

Can You Guess The Rent On These Dublin Flats?

Oct 18th 2014, 9:30 AM 54,842 Views 41 Comments

How well do you know the rising rental market?

# renting - Friday 17 October, 2014

Landlords to Irish Water: Don't expect us to act as your collection agents
# Fluid Situation
# Fluid Situation

Landlords to Irish Water: Don't expect us to act as your collection agents

Oct 17th 2014, 10:34 AM 21,774 Views 118 Comments

It follows days of uncertainty over who will eventually be held liable, if tenants refuse to register and pay for the contentious charges.

# renting - Monday 13 October, 2014

Readers’ Panel Part Two: What are you expecting from Budget 2015?
# Budget 2015
# Budget 2015

Readers’ Panel Part Two: What are you expecting from Budget 2015?

Oct 13th 2014, 8:00 PM 7,543 Views 18 Comments

We spoke to some readers about their hopes and fears ahead of tomorrow’s budget. Here’s what they had to say, in their own words.

# renting - Friday 3 October, 2014

Landlord refuses to rent to gay couple, wants 'regular couple' instead
# Renting
From The Daily Edge
# Renting

Landlord refuses to rent to gay couple, wants 'regular couple' instead

Oct 3rd 2014, 2:57 PM 8,021 Views 8 Comments

“Hi guys, sorry but we are looking for a regular couple.”

# renting - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

'If children are being left without a home, what are any of us doing here?'
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

'If children are being left without a home, what are any of us doing here?'

Sep 23rd 2014, 8:50 PM 14,088 Views 60 Comments

TDs have been debating a Sinn Féín-proposed motion on homelessness.

# renting - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Someone has rented a billion euro house in Clondalkin
# Billion Dollar Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Billion Dollar Baby

Someone has rented a billion euro house in Clondalkin

Sep 17th 2014, 7:30 AM 7,706 Views 2 Comments

Doesn’t even have a pool!

# renting - Saturday 6 September, 2014

Opinion: The truth about sharing a house (hint: it’s not like Friends)
# Renting
# Renting

Opinion: The truth about sharing a house (hint: it’s not like Friends)

Sep 6th 2014, 7:00 PM 6,086 Views 34 Comments

Sharing a house with other people has its ups and downs – here’s how to avoid the pitfalls…

# renting - Friday 23 May, 2014

This Irish guy really f**king wants to be your roommate
# Double Room Please
From The Daily Edge
# Double Room Please

This Irish guy really f**king wants to be your roommate

May 23rd 2014, 3:05 PM 5,331 Views 3 Comments

He doesn’t give a sh*t if he sleeps in your bathtub.

# renting - Monday 28 April, 2014

This Dublin rental ad offers a little more than you bargained for
# Squeaky Bum Time
From The Daily Edge
# Squeaky Bum Time

This Dublin rental ad offers a little more than you bargained for

Apr 28th 2014, 2:30 PM 10,171 Views 2 Comments

The barefaced cheek of it all.

# renting - 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.

# renting - 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 14,898 Views 67 Comments

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

# renting - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Column: The housing market is a mess, so we must decide – will we be charitable or fair?
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Column: The housing market is a mess, so we must decide – will we be charitable or fair?

Feb 26th 2014, 1:00 PM 52 Views 146 Comments

Incumbent property owners receive special privileges in Ireland – meaning some mortgagors will walk out of this crisis with the same assets they walked into it with, despite not paying for them, writes Karl Deeter.

# renting - Wednesday 29 January, 2014

Odd Daft.ie ad will only rent to two girls sharing a bed
# Close Quarters
From The Daily Edge
# Close Quarters

Odd Daft.ie ad will only rent to two girls sharing a bed

Jan 29th 2014, 4:21 PM 6,020 Views 2 Comments

This man doesn’t want just one girl. No way.

# renting - 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 64 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.

# renting - 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 13,093 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.

# renting - Monday 2 December, 2013

WATCH: Man smashes up apartment after landlord refuses to return deposit
# Smash
From The Daily Edge
# Smash

WATCH: Man smashes up apartment after landlord refuses to return deposit

Dec 2nd 2013, 12:46 PM 4,162 Views 2 Comments

Well that certainly showed him.

# renting - 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 43,247 Views 82 Comments

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