# simon-coveney - Monday 20 February, 2017
# simon-coveney - Sunday 19 February, 2017
Leo Varadkar and Simon Coveney are seen as the favourites to succeed Enda Kenny.
# simon-coveney - Saturday 18 February, 2017
Regina Doherty thinks the Taoiseach should be given space to make his own decision.
Enda Kenny’s days as Taoiseach are numbered.
# simon-coveney - Thursday 16 February, 2017
Kenny has a choice of resignation or facing a vote which sources say he is unlikely to survive.
# simon-coveney - Tuesday 14 February, 2017
A report from Waterford Boundary Committee recommended redrawing the boundary between south Kilkenny and Waterford
Simon Coveney said the regulations “aim to ensure that properties tenants are renting are safe, efficient, durable and comfortable”.
# simon-coveney - Wednesday 8 February, 2017
18,380 social housing supports were provided to people in 2016, according to a progress report on the government’s housing plan.
# simon-coveney - Monday 30 January, 2017
# simon-coveney - Friday 27 January, 2017
Coveney approved funding of €20.4 million for the projects.
# simon-coveney - Monday 23 January, 2017
Sinn Féin’s Peadar Tóibín says human connectivity will be replaced by automation with staffless hours.
# simon-coveney - Sunday 22 January, 2017
Housing Minister Simon Coveney vowed to tackle the issue of landlords renting out their properties through AirBnb.
# simon-coveney - Friday 20 January, 2017
The bill was narrowly voted down in the Dáil yesterday.
# simon-coveney - Friday 13 January, 2017
People living in The Strand apartments had been facing eviction.
# simon-coveney - Thursday 12 January, 2017
Housing Minister Simon Coveney said he is looking to get involved in the case.
# simon-coveney - Wednesday 11 January, 2017
The minister said misinformation has been swirling on Twitter.
There was a large volume of questions sent in by readers covering a wide range of issues.
# simon-coveney - Tuesday 10 January, 2017
The activist group says alternative accommodation is not appropriate.
# simon-coveney - Monday 9 January, 2017
We’ll be live from Facebook headquarters at 6pm on Wednesday so get your questions on rent in now.
# simon-coveney - Sunday 8 January, 2017
Children from three schools gathered the names to urge the Minister to solve the problem.
# simon-coveney - Thursday 5 January, 2017
The Help-To-Buy scheme opened for applications on Tuesday.
# simon-coveney - Friday 30 December, 2016
From 21-27 November, a total of 1,023 families were homeless in Dublin alone.
# simon-coveney - Thursday 29 December, 2016
The HSE is hosting three open recruitment days for nurses and midwives in Dublin over the Christmas period.
# simon-coveney - Thursday 15 December, 2016
Talks broke up without agreement late last night.
The failure of both Fine Gael and Fianna Fáil to reach an agreement last night leaves renters in the middle of a mess.
This morning the barely six-month-old government is facing a major crisis over Fianna Fáil’s objections to its rental plans.
# simon-coveney - Wednesday 14 December, 2016
Fianna Fáil has criticised government proposals to limit rent increases in “pressure zones” in Dublin and Cork.
The Government has unveiled a new strategy in an attempt to combat the ongoing rental crisis.
# simon-coveney - Tuesday 13 December, 2016
The government has launched its plan to tackle rising rents.
# simon-coveney - Friday 9 December, 2016
The Peter McVerry Trust will run a 70-bed unit on Ellis Quay, while Depaul Ireland will operate a 75-bed hostel on Little Britain Street.
A plan was undertaken in 2014 to improve the city socially and economically.
# simon-coveney - Tuesday 6 December, 2016
Minister Denis Naughten said a pricing regime is yet to be agreed with the waste sector.
# simon-coveney - Sunday 4 December, 2016
To date, the State has spent €465 million on the water metering project.
# simon-coveney - Friday 2 December, 2016
The Irish Property Owners Association (IPOA) said there are two sections which “infringe the property rights of landlords” and do nothing to help tenants.
A member of the water committee said that people who have paid for water shouldn’t be given their money back, as that would make them feel like fools.
# simon-coveney - Thursday 1 December, 2016
Minister Coveney has said that people who paid the water charges “did the right thing”.
# simon-coveney - Tuesday 29 November, 2016
The regime may be changing but that doesn’t change the past, says Simon Coveney.
# simon-coveney - Monday 28 November, 2016
More and more families are presenting as homeless in Galway, where no social housing has been built since 2009.
# simon-coveney - Saturday 19 November, 2016
It is the new landlords who are influencing housing policy, not the needs of the thousands of people facing spiraling rents and evictions, writes Rory Hearne.
# simon-coveney - Wednesday 9 November, 2016
There is a feeling of shock and disbelief around the halls of Leinster House today as the reality sets in that Donald Trump has been elected as the US president.