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# accomodation - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Case filed against student accommodation provider that plans to increase rent by 18%

NUI Students Union said, “NUI Galway can’t become an elitist university only accessible to those who can afford ever rising rent.”

# accomodation - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Poll: Should landlords face fines up to €1 million for breaching health and safety regulations? Renting This post contains a poll

Poll: Should landlords face fines up to €1 million for breaching health and safety regulations?

An RTÉ Investigates documentary found dangerously overcrowded accommodation in sub-standard buildings in Dublin.

# accomodation - Friday 16 December, 2016

Dublin is getting 571 new student bedrooms

An Bord Pleanála has granted planning permission for the development.

# accomodation - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Homeless families can now get 25 hours of free childcare

The scheme will offer 25 hours of free childcare from next month.

# accomodation - Sunday 24 April, 2016

'There's no wrongdoing here': Katherine Zappone defends Dáil travel expenses

Zappone said the route she uses is the fastest and most efficient in terms of saving time.

# accomodation - Monday 21 September, 2015

Three 20-something entrepreneurs just launched an Airbnb for refugees

The website operates pretty much like Airbnb. People, called “heroes”, offer up spare rooms in their homes for refugees to temporarily stay in.

# accomodation - Monday 29 December, 2014

One Coalition party isn't keen on letting bedsits back onto the market

Tánaiste Joan Burton had previously suggested the ban could be examined.

# accomodation - Monday 22 September, 2014

From The Daily Edge 7 of the most bizarre Irish rentals spotted online Movin' On Down

7 of the most bizarre Irish rentals spotted online

We’ll stay where we are, but thanks.

# accomodation - Thursday 31 July, 2014

Students could save almost €4k if they stay at home with mum and dad No Flying The Nest This post contains a poll

Students could save almost €4k if they stay at home with mum and dad

The DIT Cost of Living Guide says student living costs are over €8,000.

# accomodation - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

Poll: How old is too old to still live with your parents? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How old is too old to still live with your parents?

Research today said rising rents could force people to stay living at home longer. At what age should a person fly the nest?

# accomodation - 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.

# accomodation - Monday 26 August, 2013

Lack of information on asylum-seeker deaths 'shambolic'

The agency responsible for providing direct provision accommodation does not have access to death certificates on any of the 53 people who died in the last ten years, according to Minister Alan Shatter.

# accomodation - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Griffith College will write off your fees if you host an international student

Families who agree to take on a student for the full year – 52 weeks – will have their fees completely set aside, while those who take in a student for 40 weeks will have their fees reduced to €1000.

# accomodation - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Hotels in Dublin made €10,000 in profit per room last year

Sales levels are slowly getting back to peak levels but Dublin is significantly outpacing the rest of the country.

# accomodation - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Is Airbnb planning to set up shop in Ireland?

The company has decided to change its international strategy and is looking at establishing a European hub.

# accomodation - Thursday 21 February, 2013

The Marker Hotel launches recruitment for 180 staff

Positions are available in a number of areas with roles for food and drink servers, bartenders, chefs and spa therapists.

# accomodation - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Residential rents could rise by as much as 7 per cent by 2014

Property experts have said families and couples choosing to rent instead of buying has increased dramatically.

# accomodation - Friday 20 July, 2012

Housing Minister gives green light to 800 new social and voluntary houses

Approximately €100 million will be spent on housing units between now and 2014 including €35 million for the voluntary housing sector.

# accomodation - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

Landlords who wrongly keep deposits will face fines

Landlords could face fines if they withhold tenant’s deposits, the Minister for Housing has said.