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#Renting

# renting - Monday 16 February, 2015

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

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 This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you plan to buy your own home?

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

# renting - Saturday 24 January, 2015

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

12 struggles anyone moving to a new flat understands

Finding a place is only the start of it.

# renting - Thursday 22 January, 2015

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

This Dublin room for rent comes with one extremely creepy detail

Whoever lived here last liked their artwork, alright.

# renting - Monday 22 December, 2014

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

# renting - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

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

Daft house share seeks 'country girls only'

SORRY CITY-HEADS.

# renting - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

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

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

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

# renting - Monday 1 December, 2014

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

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

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

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

This comedy sketch perfectly captures the horrors of renting in Dublin

“Originally a holding cell for illegal immigrants…”

# renting - Thursday 30 October, 2014

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

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

# renting - Saturday 18 October, 2014

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

Can You Guess The Rent On These Dublin Flats?

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

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?

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

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

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

“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?'

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

# renting - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

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

Someone has rented a billion euro house in Clondalkin

Doesn’t even have a pool!

# renting - Saturday 6 September, 2014

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

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

# renting - Friday 23 May, 2014

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

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

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

# renting - Monday 28 April, 2014

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

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

The barefaced cheek of it all.

# renting - Friday 25 April, 2014

Good Samaritan saves mum and three kids from living in their car

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

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?

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

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

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

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

# renting - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Aaron McKenna: Calls for rent controls are blatantly stupid

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

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

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

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

Well that certainly showed him.

# renting - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 11 reasons renting in Ireland is the absolute worst Desperate Times

11 reasons renting in Ireland is the absolute worst

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

Government to roll out deposit guarantee scheme - Hayden

Labour senator Aideen Hayden said that the move will help protect vulnerable tenants against “profiteering” landlords.

# renting - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 6 things you'll hear new homeowners say Sponsored By Ebs

6 things you'll hear new homeowners say

Trust us, you’ll recognise these gems. You might have even said them yourself.

# renting - Thursday 12 September, 2013

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

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

Storage heaters and paper-thin walls.

# renting - Monday 19 August, 2013

Average rent hits €825 per month as Dublin prices rise significantly

It’s bad news for students going back to college in the coming weeks with prices rising by up to 7 per cent compared to this time last year.

# renting - Thursday 15 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge The worst things about living with housemates Get A Room

The worst things about living with housemates

Dirty dishes, empty loo roll, passive-aggressive notes… Sound familiar?

# renting - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge Man offers free room in Dublin... in exchange for housework For Rent

Man offers free room in Dublin... in exchange for housework

He’s just looking for company.

# renting - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Column: Tenants shouldn't pay the price for landlords struggling with mortgage repayments

There’s a crisis in the buy-to-let sector due to landlords falling into mortgage arrears and innocent tenants are getting caught in the chaos. Receivers have to realise people renting properties are not commodities, writes Bod Jordan.

# renting - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Column: ‘I thought I did everything right – so why have I ended up here?’

Aoife O’Connor has gone to college, got good results, borrowed money to get more qualifications by doing a postgrad, but she still finds herself with no job. Here she asks why she can’t catch a break?

# renting - Monday 11 February, 2013

The 9 at 9: Monday

Good morning. Here are nine things to know today.

# renting - Friday 1 February, 2013

Bedsits are history thanks to new regulations effective from today

Rental properties are now required to have separate bathrooms, independently controlled heating appliances and adequate food preparation and storage facilities.

# renting - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Home ownership drops as number of people renting increases

Almost half a million households rent their accommodation, according to the April 2011 Census.