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# eviction - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

'Say no to vulture funds': Applause breaks out as TD calls for support for new law aimed at keeping people in their homes

The bill, written by the Master of the High Court Edmund Honohan, was introduced in the Dáil today.

# eviction - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

'They have nowhere to go': Leeside Apartments residents continue to fight mass evictions

The Residential Tenancies Board recently sided with the fund that owns the building.

# eviction - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Mother and daughter 'living in shed' beside property owned by landlord 'involved in forced evictions'

A receiver was awarded an injunction at the High Court today.

# eviction - Friday 12 January, 2018

Rise of 25% in the number of tenants defying their eviction notices

In 2016, there were 553 dispute cases regarding eviction orders made to the Residential Tenancies Board.

# eviction - Friday 21 April, 2017

'Something needs to be done': Residents of 8 apartments in complex face eviction in Limerick

The eviction notices have been served by the tenants’ new landlords Munster Pensioner Trustees.

# eviction - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Column: 'New Dáil Bill would help stop devastating home repossessions and evictions'

The people I work with are not are not speculators or wily investors. They are not people who knowingly entered into home loans they couldn’t afford, writes Julie Sadlier.

# eviction - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Tyrrelstown law might not save Limerick renters from eviction

Housing Minister Simon Coveney said he is looking to get involved in the case.

# eviction - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

Renters in Limerick apartments to be evicted after homes bought by vulture fund

One local councillor said there are only a handful of properties for rent in Limerick City.

# eviction - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

The High Court is hearing the case on whether the Apollo House occupation should end or not

The packed High Court has heard from some of the occupiers, who say that vacating the building will leave people homeless.

# eviction - Thursday 19 May, 2016

Most evictions in Ireland are from rented homes - and we don't pay enough attention to them

There are few records kept on illegal evictions across the European Union, despite the high levels in some countries.

# eviction - Monday 16 May, 2016

Ireland 'failing' to provide safeguards to Travellers facing eviction

A Council of Europe committee also found Ireland is not providing Travellers with adequate accommodation.

# eviction - Friday 6 May, 2016

Armed gardaí called in as anti-eviction protesters take over Limerick court Chaos This post contains videos

Armed gardaí called in as anti-eviction protesters take over Limerick court

Anti-eviction protesters refused to leave the court and formed a mock jury and a mock judge.

# eviction - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Families due to be evicted today are now staging an occupation

The families were due to be evicted today.

# eviction - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

Waterford woman and her 39 dogs fighting eviction with crowdfunding campaign

Sandra Hennessy has launched the campaign to help her make up rent arrears on her country home.

# eviction - Monday 30 November, 2015

Bank to evict woman and her children before Christmas despite her pleas

The woman had gone back into the house after being evicted last month.

# eviction - Thursday 26 November, 2015

Fine Gael is kicking Sean Conlan out of his office

Storage crates have been placed outside the Cavan-Monaghan deputy’s office.

# eviction - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Family of former journalist found dead on eviction day still looking for answers

Bríd Cummins was due to be evicted from her Galway home on the day her body was found.

# eviction - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Former bank employee given 'breathing space' to help save family home of 20 years

The house was meant to be repossessed at 1pm today.

# eviction - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Family with three children forced to sleep in Dublin park following eviction

The Romanian family were issued sleeping bags after being told there was no accommodation available.

# eviction - Sunday 28 June, 2015

The 9 at 9: Sunday

It’s the weekend! Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

# eviction - Friday 27 March, 2015

There's a 'resistance party' in Grangegorman tonight after squatters are given six weeks to leave

The High Court has ordered them out before 4 May.

# eviction - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Grangegorman squatters welcome "victory" as they resist eviction

They said they are prepared to resist again if security attempt to occupy it.

# eviction - Monday 23 March, 2015

Court shut down twice in one day as Land League activists protest repossessions

There were over 150 applications for repossessions of homes up for decision today.

# eviction - Thursday 5 March, 2015

New Land League member describes Killiney mansion as “bog standard”

The case will be heard in the High Court today.

# eviction - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

An unlikely couple: The story of the New Land League and the O'Donnells

Brian O’Donnell and his wife remain in the mansion on Vico Road tonight.

# eviction - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Fine Gael TD speaks to gardaí after woman alleges 'hit-and-run' at protest

Organisers of the protest deny intimidation outside the deputy’s home.

# eviction - Monday 24 November, 2014

These photos of a Spanish woman being evicted are heartbreaking

A football team has offered to help the 85-year-old.

# eviction - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Families face eviction so homes can be used for social housing

The fifteen families are expected to leave their homes before Christmas.

# eviction - Friday 12 September, 2014

Protesters reenter the house of evicted 'pyjama couple' the Coynes

The former home of Violet and Martin Coyne has been reentered by protesters and a stand-off is currently underway.

# eviction - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

Couple evicted from home before they could get dressed may have to 'sleep in a van'

Martin and Violet Coyne are left homeless after being evicted from their residence in Castleknock.

# eviction - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Homeless pensioner: ‘I want to live the rest of my life with some dignity’

The case of a pensioner couple facing eviction is just one of many elderly people across the country who are dealing with the housing crisis, a charity has said.

# eviction - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

# eviction - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Bray Town Council attempts to evict Councillor John Brady, he says no way

Brady says he’s “not making his family homeless”.

# eviction - Friday 18 April, 2014

Landlords evicting tenants for putting their homes on Airbnb

A petition has been set up calling on lawmakers in San Francisco to stop the evictions.

# eviction - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Bray councillor served with eviction notice on family's council house

Council says ‘modifications’ to a home are not allowed – councillor says he carried them out 10 years ago.

# eviction - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

Open thread: How has Ireland's housing crisis affected you?

Yesterday, four women shared their stories of facing eviction and living with homelessness. We want to hear yours.

# eviction - Monday 17 February, 2014

Ireland's housing crisis: Four women's stories of facing eviction and homelessness Out Of House And Home This post contains videos

Ireland's housing crisis: Four women's stories of facing eviction and homelessness

Their stories have been highlighted in a video released by a People Before Profit candidate in Meath.

# eviction - Saturday 28 September, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

# eviction - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Anti-eviction activists vow to protect Kanturk family home

The group of about 100 people stopped the O’Sullivan family from being evicted from their Cork house yesterday.

# eviction - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Priory Hall resident writes to Taoiseach after partner takes his own life

Stephanie Meehan’s partner of 17 years, Fiachra Daly, took his own life in July. Now, Meehan is calling on the Taoiseach to intervene in Priory Hall.

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