Thursday August 20, 2015
Fianna Fáil TD Barry Cowen has said the lack of supply of rental accommodation across the country is an utter emergency.
Friday June 26, 2015
Local authority figures obtained by RTÉ show just 6% of private rental property across the country were inspected last year.
Thursday June 18, 2015
The latest figures from the Private Residential Tenancies Board show that rents have increased again.
Thursday May 07, 2015
There has been angry exchanges in the Dáil over the proposed plan to deduct unpaid civil debts from wages and social welfare payments.
Thursday March 26, 2015
The cost of renting a property in the private sector in Ireland rose in 2014 by an average of 5.8%.
Wednesday March 25, 2015
Irish Water has confirmed that it plans to send out water bills to more than 1.7 million households in the full knowledge that hundreds of thousands of those bills will be incorrect.
Friday March 20, 2015
Landlords and tenants regularly end up at odds when a tenant is leaving and seeking the return of their deposit.
Tuesday February 03, 2015
The Residential Landlords Association is seeking an urgent meeting with Minister for the Environment Alan Kelly to talk about the water charge issue and who will be liable for water bills.
Tuesday December 16, 2014
National housing charity Threshold is calling on the Government to introduce a strategy on the private rented sector as a matter of urgency.
Thursday December 11, 2014
Tánaiste Joan Burton has again ruled out introducing rent controls to address the growing problem of rising rents.