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#Student Accommodation

# student-accommodation - Saturday 16 June, 2018

Students facing 27% rent hikes in accommodation should take a case to the RTB, says chief

Rosalind Carroll said student should contact the RTB with cases.

# student-accommodation - Monday 4 June, 2018

Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil team up to force government into addressing rising student rents

The issue of spiralling rents in student accommodation has been at the forefront of the political debate in recent months.

# student-accommodation - Thursday 3 May, 2018

A proposed new law aims to prevent 27% student rent hikes

The Residential Tenancies (student rents, rights and protections) Bill 2018 was introduced in the Dáil yesterday.

# student-accommodation - Sunday 15 April, 2018

There are supposed to be rent limits in Dublin, so why can student accommodation providers hike rents by 27% a year?

There have been calls to increase protections for students living in the sector.

# student-accommodation - Friday 6 April, 2018

DCU president calls for government intervention as student complex hikes rents by 27%

A group of students staged the protest last night in response to the hikes.

# student-accommodation - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Students living in €249-a-week accommodation offered partial refunds due to months of construction work

A number of students have complained about loud construction work ongoing since October.

# student-accommodation - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Fears The Liberties will become 'another Temple Bar' as latest student accommodation gets planning approval

Concerns have been raised at the pace of change in one of Dublin’s oldest areas.

# student-accommodation - Sunday 27 August, 2017

Got questions or stories about looking for student accommodation? We want to hear from you

We’re holding a Facebook Live on Tuesday evening and we want to hear your stories and your questions.

# student-accommodation - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

Proposal for floating student accommodation met with cautious optimism by USI

Two barges could house up to 400 students in Galway.

# student-accommodation - Monday 21 August, 2017

'The rise of absolute cowboys': Scammers are targeting students desperate for somewhere to live

With the first round of CAO results out today, students across the country will be scrambling to find a place to live.

# student-accommodation - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

From The Daily Edge 8 things you could buy for the cost of rent in the new student accommodation in Dublin Student Gaffs

# student-accommodation - Monday 17 July, 2017

Dublin homeowners are being asked to rent out their spare rooms to students

Dublin is in the midst of a serious housing crisis, with demand for properties far outstripping supply.

# student-accommodation - Sunday 28 May, 2017

Fraud, high rents, no accommodation: The problems facing Ireland's international students

International students studying in Ireland are facing a myriad of problems.

# student-accommodation - Sunday 9 April, 2017

'Stugentrification': People are concerned about the thousands of student apartments being built in Dublin city

There is a boom of purpose-built student accommodation in Dublin city centre.

# student-accommodation - Monday 27 March, 2017

'It simply won’t be affordable': New student rooms in Dublin will cost a minimum of €249 a week

Concerns have been raised over the affordability of new student accommodation.

# student-accommodation - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'It could have fallen into the street': How a derelict building in Dublin's Blackpitts was transformed

It’s now going to be part of a site that offers student accommodation.

# student-accommodation - Saturday 26 November, 2016

Rental crisis: 'The room itself is about 4m x 8m, not much bigger than a prison cell'

If we keep going in this same direction, young people will be forced to study at universities abroad, writes Billy Vaughan.

# student-accommodation - Saturday 8 October, 2016

This is the tallest wooden building in the world

The student accommodation is 53 metres tall and was completed in less than 70 days.

# student-accommodation - Wednesday 31 August, 2016

Montrose student residence at UCD up for sale for €41.5m

The main redevelopment was completed in October 2014 and an additional fourth floor subsequently added.

# student-accommodation - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

UCD is planning to spend €300 million building 3,000 more student residences

The university has just opened a new accommodation block housing 354 residences.

# student-accommodation - Thursday 18 August, 2016

People asked to rent spare rooms to students as accommodation crisis continues

Tens of thousands of students are looking for accommodation, with the new academic year just around the corner.

# student-accommodation - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge These college freshers gave their student accommodation an insane makeover Fancy

# student-accommodation - Monday 8 August, 2016

Student accommodation giant Ziggurat wants to operate thousands more beds in Ireland

The UK firm plans to spend €400 million here amid a severe accommodation shortage.

# student-accommodation - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

The 'last pressure valve' in the housing market is about to blow - and students will suffer

People looking for rental properties in all Ireland’s major cities are in for a rude shock.

# student-accommodation - Monday 17 August, 2015

Flying the nest? Here's what to do if you're a college student renting for the first time

Good Leaving Cert points? Check. Got your college course? Check. Now it’s time to find somewhere to live.

# student-accommodation - Saturday 11 July, 2015

'A frenzy of panic': Advice for students looking for accommodation The Summer Search This post contains videos

'A frenzy of panic': Advice for students looking for accommodation

The USI has called on people to take in lodgers as a lack of suitable housing remains an issue.

# student-accommodation - Monday 8 June, 2015

Student accommodation is an absolute disaster in this country – when will government respond?

On-campus accommodation is snapped up a lightning speed, leaving vulnerable young people at the mercy of the inhospitable private market.

# student-accommodation - Saturday 11 October, 2014

What do you get if you mix a matchmaking website with Airbnb?

You get this Irish startup – except it doesn’t have anything to do with dating.

# student-accommodation - Friday 3 October, 2014

A Dubai company thinks it can make a dent in Dublin's student-housing crisis

But the €41m plans from the firm behind Uninest and Urbanest are still at least three years off being ready.

# student-accommodation - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge 15 nightmare flatmates you definitely don't want to live with Room Enemies

# student-accommodation - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Students to be put up in hotels due to building delays at Montrose site

A classic room is priced at €180 per week, while the penthouse costs €265 per week.

# student-accommodation - Monday 24 March, 2014

In 2016 there'll be a new place for 500 students to live: Dublin's Digital Hub

Part of the historic Marshalsea debtors’ prison will also be refurbished to create more office space for tech firms.

# student-accommodation - Friday 17 August, 2012

Affording college the biggest worry for 40 per cent of students

Over a third drink at least once a week while Limerick offers the best value for money in accommodation, says survey of 1500 students.

# student-accommodation - Wednesday 23 March, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The fallout from the Moriarty report continues; an 8,000 page file on Anglo goes to the DPP and there are calls for a class action suit against the state and its banks by beleaguered homeowners.