# housing - Today’s News
# housing - Yesterday’s News
House prices in the capital are up 24.4 per cent, compared to a year ago,
# housing - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
Junior Minister Aodhan O’Riordain said he is responsible now and he wants to change the system.
# housing - Wednesday 9 July, 2014
# housing - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
Dublin City Council received €3.96 million to work on 236 local authority units.
# housing - Monday 7 July, 2014
The total number of queries to FLAC centres was up more than 10% compared to 2012.
# housing - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
# housing - Tuesday 1 July, 2014
There were also price rises in Cork and Galway, but decreases in Limerick and Waterford cities.
# housing - Monday 30 June, 2014
# housing - Saturday 28 June, 2014
David Hall, Director of the Irish Mortgage Holders’ Organisation, said it is “sickening” that it’s cheaper for banks to repossess a house than it is to participate in the scheme.
# housing - Thursday 26 June, 2014
The Inner City Helping Homeless group has urged Housing Minister Jan O’Sullivan to ‘open her eyes’ and reconsider turning down their offer of meeting homeless people tonight.
Representatives from a number of groups will address the Health Committee on this issue today.
# housing - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
Joan Burton defended the government’s Housing Bill at the launch of the Peter McVerry Trust Annual Report 2013. The Trust helped 3,586 people last year, up from 383 six years ago.
Latest CSO figures show residential property prices rose 22% in Dublin since May 2013.
# housing - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
St Vincent de Paul wants the Government to lead the debate on this question.
# housing - Monday 23 June, 2014
It’s a reality we can no longer ignore – mortgage affordability is little better now than it was at the height of the boom.
# housing - Tuesday 17 June, 2014
The government has previously said it would be too costly to carry out repairs to the ageing properties.
An opposition TD said that if Labour backed the new measures the party would have “completely abandoned any pretence of social justice”.
The Technical Group will put forward a Bill today that would update the current process.
# housing - Wednesday 11 June, 2014
# housing - Monday 9 June, 2014
Councillor Chris Curran says the recently homeless woman was made ‘visibly upset’ at the shelter.
# housing - Wednesday 4 June, 2014
A major study has been announced by the the Private Residential Tenancies Board.
# housing - Monday 2 June, 2014
The shortage in the housing supply means regular family homes like this one will now cost you more than half a million euro.
A new website gives a breakdown of how much each local authority in Ireland gets and where the money goes.
# housing - Sunday 1 June, 2014
The people of Dublin city have voted for a majority left-wing council. Now let’s see what they can do with it.
# housing - Saturday 31 May, 2014
Seriously though, what else do you expect for that price?
# housing - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
Priced out of home ownership, relying on sublets and owing only what can snugly fit into a car boot – we no longer live in homes, only houses.
# housing - Tuesday 20 May, 2014
Council offices in Blanchardstown were occupied by protesters this morning, including one woman who said she’d be without a home within weeks…
Morning… Here’s everything you need to know as you kick off Tuesday.
# housing - Monday 19 May, 2014
Barnardos says that children are the hidden victims of the housing crises.
Evicted mothers describe the emergency accommodation they’re forced to live in due to the housing crises.
# housing - Sunday 18 May, 2014
Willful ignorance or not, the crude approach is going to end in misery. Again.
# housing - Thursday 15 May, 2014
Two hours have been set aside for statements on the report today in the Dáil.
# housing - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
The national affordability index is stable, but there’s a big gap between Dublin and the rest of Ireland.
It’s planned a portion of mortgages for first-time buyers will be guaranteed by the State as part of the Government’s Construction 2020 scheme.
Michael Noonan said Ireland is a ‘long way from a housing bubble’.
Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know before you start your day.
# housing - Monday 12 May, 2014
Former Green Party TD Ciarán Cuffe is calling on the Dublin City Council to either make something of the sites they own or sell them