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#Evictions

# evictions - Friday 23 October, 2020

Bill preventing evictions from taking place during Level 5 passes all Oireachtas stages
# Renting
# Renting

Bill preventing evictions from taking place during Level 5 passes all Oireachtas stages

Oct 23rd 2020, 4:32 PM 16,144 Views 22 Comments

The Bill will now be sent to the President for early signature.

# evictions - Monday 19 October, 2020

Temporary ban on evictions to be implemented during six-week Level 5 restrictions
# Renting
# Renting

Temporary ban on evictions to be implemented during six-week Level 5 restrictions

Oct 19th 2020, 10:55 PM 23,161 Views 31 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin announced this evening that Ireland will move to Level 5 restrictions for six weeks.

# evictions - Friday 10 July, 2020

Housing minister says he wants to extend rent freeze and ban on evictions - but not indefinitely
# Renters
# Renters

Housing minister says he wants to extend rent freeze and ban on evictions - but not indefinitely

Jul 10th 2020, 8:33 PM 18,459 Views 49 Comments

The final decision will be made by Cabinet in the coming days.

# evictions - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Heritage Minister confirms Waterways Ireland will not remove barge homes from canal
# Grand Canal
# Grand Canal

Heritage Minister confirms Waterways Ireland will not remove barge homes from canal

Jul 9th 2020, 4:15 PM 18,011 Views 25 Comments

Six boat owners had been served eviction notices and told their homes would be removed by crane if they did not move them.

# evictions - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Plan to move people's barges off Dublin's Grand Canal stalled by heritage minister
# Evictions
# Evictions

Plan to move people's barges off Dublin's Grand Canal stalled by heritage minister

Jul 8th 2020, 1:48 PM 29,497 Views 33 Comments

Minister of State Malcolm Noonan said that he is hoping to establish a mediation process.

# evictions - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

People living in barges on Dublin's Grand Canal could be evicted from their homes this week
# Evictions
# Evictions

People living in barges on Dublin's Grand Canal could be evicted from their homes this week

Jul 7th 2020, 8:31 PM 83,101 Views 72 Comments

A crane is set to remove the houseboats tomorrow.

# evictions - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Rent freeze and temporary ban on evictions to be introduced during Covid-19 crisis
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Rent freeze and temporary ban on evictions to be introduced during Covid-19 crisis

Updated Mar 19th 2020, 5:46 PM 106,433 Views 88 Comments

The emergency measures for renters were agreed at a Cabinet meeting today.

# evictions - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Majority of revenue on Airbnb comes from rentals which will be hit by new laws
# Airbnb
# Airbnb

Majority of revenue on Airbnb comes from rentals which will be hit by new laws

Jun 30th 2019, 10:00 PM 46,445 Views 85 Comments

Data scraped from site shows widespread use of ‘domestic’ units as short-term lets.

# evictions - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

'There have been threats against us': Gardai call for clear guidelines around how they police evictions
# Evictions
# Evictions

'There have been threats against us': Gardai call for clear guidelines around how they police evictions

Apr 17th 2019, 6:10 AM 10,716 Views 50 Comments

Many officers are unclear as to how they are expected to operate in these incidents.

# evictions - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Paschal Donohoe met KBC to 'reassure' the bank of support after the Strokestown eviction
# Roscommon
# Roscommon

Paschal Donohoe met KBC to 'reassure' the bank of support after the Strokestown eviction

Mar 12th 2019, 12:05 AM 31,900 Views 0 Comments

The bank was criticised for using private security agents to forcibly remove three siblings from their Roscommon home.

# evictions - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Man arrested over Strokestown eviction incident released without charge
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man arrested over Strokestown eviction incident released without charge

Updated Feb 6th 2019, 10:06 PM 15,534 Views 0 Comments

The man was arrested earlier today following a search of a house in the Killoe area of Longford.

# evictions - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Opinion: Sound the alarm - a proposed EU directive on bad loans will give vulture funds a free rein
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Sound the alarm - a proposed EU directive on bad loans will give vulture funds a free rein

Jan 24th 2019, 7:00 AM 18,660 Views 58 Comments

A proposed new EU Directive aims to develop a secondary market for non-performing loans and poses a serious threat to the rights of borrowers and consumers, writes Matt Carthy.

# evictions - Thursday 27 December, 2018

More than 50% of people think we should introduce France's winter eviction ban
# Winter Truce
# Winter Truce

More than 50% of people think we should introduce France's winter eviction ban

Dec 27th 2018, 2:05 PM 98,061 Views 102 Comments

The ‘trêve hivernale’ has been a part of French law since 1956.

# evictions - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Roscommon eviction: Gardaí conduct search operation after Sunday's violent scenes
# Strokestown
# Strokestown

Roscommon eviction: Gardaí conduct search operation after Sunday's violent scenes

Dec 19th 2018, 12:52 PM 24,851 Views 197 Comments

Gardaí are investigating an incident of criminal damage and assault that occurred on Sunday morning.

# evictions - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Calls for TDs who are landlords to abstain from anti-eviction Bill vote due to conflict of interest
# Evictions
# Evictions

Calls for TDs who are landlords to abstain from anti-eviction Bill vote due to conflict of interest

Dec 12th 2018, 10:17 PM 18,055 Views 60 Comments

Varadkar said TDs who landlords are able to make a distinction between their personal interests and the public interest,

# evictions - Saturday 16 December, 2017

'People should fight': Cork locals to protest today against plans for mass evictions
# Leeside Apartments
# Leeside Apartments

'People should fight': Cork locals to protest today against plans for mass evictions

Dec 16th 2017, 12:05 AM 26,548 Views 92 Comments

The new owners of the Leeside Apartments say they’re set to substantially refurbish the apartment block.

# evictions - Sunday 3 December, 2017

Beijing evictions of migrant workers stir widespread anger
# Mass Evictions
# Mass Evictions

Beijing evictions of migrant workers stir widespread anger

Dec 3rd 2017, 7:15 AM 11,644 Views 10 Comments

“They are chasing people away from apartments and smashing things.”

# evictions - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'It would make you wonder has anything changed?': Over a century later, Ireland still can't shake its eviction past
# Notice
# Notice

'It would make you wonder has anything changed?': Over a century later, Ireland still can't shake its eviction past

Aug 26th 2017, 8:30 PM 45,069 Views 32 Comments

The rent uncertainty of today is not only widespread – but goes deep through the ages of Irish history.

# evictions - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Norris lets rip on vulture funds: 'Why were they allowed into this country?'
# Evictions
# Evictions

Norris lets rip on vulture funds: 'Why were they allowed into this country?'

Jun 28th 2017, 7:11 PM 40,934 Views 88 Comments

Speaking about his new Housing Co-op Bill, Norris said people appear to have forgotten that “eviction” is a dirty word in Ireland.

# evictions - Friday 13 January, 2017

Termination notices sent to Limerick apartment residents to be withdrawn
# Vulture Fund
# Vulture Fund

Termination notices sent to Limerick apartment residents to be withdrawn

Jan 13th 2017, 10:29 PM 13,191 Views 39 Comments

People living in The Strand apartments had been facing eviction.

# evictions - Monday 16 May, 2016

Ireland 'failing' to provide safeguards to Travellers facing eviction
# Travellers
# Travellers

Ireland 'failing' to provide safeguards to Travellers facing eviction

May 16th 2016, 6:05 AM 15,028 Views 71 Comments

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

# evictions - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

Two men arrested as gardaí move Travellers from illegal site
# Dundalk
# Dundalk

Two men arrested as gardaí move Travellers from illegal site

May 10th 2016, 12:10 PM 18,193 Views 57 Comments

They had been evicted from a halting site in January.

# evictions - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Residents in Cork face mass eviction from homes
# Evictions
# Evictions

Residents in Cork face mass eviction from homes

Mar 16th 2016, 7:43 PM 27,057 Views 109 Comments

This comes in a week in which there has been outcry over the treatment of tenants in Tyrrelstown.

# evictions - Monday 23 March, 2015

Dublin squatters remain at property after day-long standoff
# Grangegorman
# Grangegorman

Dublin squatters remain at property after day-long standoff

Mar 23rd 2015, 11:45 PM 26,210 Views 39 Comments

Residents say about 30 people live at the abandoned property.

# evictions - Monday 9 March, 2015

'I'm sleeping on a friend's sofa on the verge of becoming homeless, I don't know what to do'
# Co Clare
# Co Clare

'I'm sleeping on a friend's sofa on the verge of becoming homeless, I don't know what to do'

Mar 9th 2015, 6:55 AM 27,801 Views 50 Comments

Karen says she found herself in this situation because there is no social housing available and the rent supplement is just too low.

# evictions - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Can you believe these Clare sisters were photographed 127 years ago?
# Battling O'hallorans
# Battling O'hallorans

Can you believe these Clare sisters were photographed 127 years ago?

Jun 19th 2014, 10:05 PM 61,233 Views 76 Comments

The O’Halloran girls fought off an attempted eviction from their home in Bodyke.

# evictions - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Protest planned as ex-soldiers and families face eviction from Curragh Camp
# Defence Forces
# Defence Forces

Protest planned as ex-soldiers and families face eviction from Curragh Camp

Jun 17th 2014, 5:01 PM 19,625 Views 100 Comments

The government has previously said it would be too costly to carry out repairs to the ageing properties.

# evictions - Friday 11 April, 2014

'The banks are stinkers': Senator Norris joins protest at Dublin auctioneers
# Evictions
# Evictions

'The banks are stinkers': Senator Norris joins protest at Dublin auctioneers

Apr 11th 2014, 5:30 PM 12,279 Views 86 Comments

The organisers were asking the auctioneers to agree that no properties will be offered for sale where there is a legal dispute.

# evictions - Thursday 27 March, 2014

'Political bulls**t' won't solve housing crisis: Property expert says government needs to act
# Evictions
# Evictions

'Political bulls**t' won't solve housing crisis: Property expert says government needs to act

Mar 27th 2014, 3:05 PM 11,618 Views 43 Comments

People Before Profit TD Richard Boyd Barrett said that tenants have “absolutely no recourse” if their landlord becomes insolvent.

# evictions - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Pan-European study on evictions to report on measures to counter homelessness
# Evictions
# Evictions

Pan-European study on evictions to report on measures to counter homelessness

Jan 7th 2014, 11:05 AM 3,319 Views 19 Comments

A NUI Galway researcher is to lead the €1 million study on evictions in 28 EU member States.

# evictions - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Here’s what happened today: Wednesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s what happened today: Wednesday

Sep 25th 2013, 11:33 PM 13,013 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about a violent assault in Galway, jobs at Twitter and house repossessions.

# evictions - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

UN slams France as crackdown on Roma accelerates
# France
# France

UN slams France as crackdown on Roma accelerates

Aug 29th 2012, 5:31 PM 7,880 Views 63 Comments

Forced evictions are placing Roma families in “highly vulnerable” situations, according to UN human rights experts.

# evictions - Thursday 19 April, 2012

VIDEO: Dublin Sheriff's office occupied in protest at Killiney eviction
# Occupy
# Occupy

VIDEO: Dublin Sheriff's office occupied in protest at Killiney eviction

Apr 19th 2012, 2:39 PM 15,393 Views 116 Comments

The protesters are demonstrating against the eviction of Brendan and Asta Kelly from their home in Killiney yesterday.

Listen: 'The bailiffs are here trying to break in the door of my house right now'
# Evicted
# Evicted

Listen: 'The bailiffs are here trying to break in the door of my house right now'

Apr 19th 2012, 11:32 AM 19,120 Views 135 Comments

Brendan Kelly spoke to Spin 1038 in the minutes before bailiffs forced him and his wife from their Killiney home.

# evictions - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Homeowners evicted and their houses demolished in Azerbaijan - report
# Azerbaijan
# Azerbaijan

Homeowners evicted and their houses demolished in Azerbaijan - report

Feb 23rd 2012, 11:30 AM 1,687 Views 4 Comments

Human Rights Watch says that homeowners have been forcibly evicted and their houses demolished in the area where the arena for the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest is being built.

# evictions - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Oct 19th 2011, 8:30 AM 2,085 Views 2 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# evictions - Sunday 9 October, 2011

Column: The Dale Farm circus is the last thing Travellers need
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The Dale Farm circus is the last thing Travellers need

Oct 9th 2011, 6:00 PM 33 Views 55 Comments

Travellers are getting plenty of media attention at the moment – and it doesn’t help the families who’ll be splintered by evictions, writes Ben Archibald of Pavee Point.

# evictions - Monday 26 September, 2011

Dale Farm travellers win latest legal battle at the UK High Court
# Dale Farm
# Dale Farm

Dale Farm travellers win latest legal battle at the UK High Court

Sep 26th 2011, 2:37 PM 609 Views 8 Comments

The eviction of residents at the UK’s biggest illegal travellers’ site has been delayed until at least Thursday.

# evictions - Monday 19 September, 2011

Dale Farm travellers win last-minute injunction against eviction
# Dale Farm
# Dale Farm

Dale Farm travellers win last-minute injunction against eviction

Sep 19th 2011, 6:20 PM 1,207 Views 58 Comments

Travellers had barricaded the halting site and vowed to resist evictions that were to get underway today prior to a court ruling.

# evictions - Thursday 10 March, 2011

National housing agency says tenants face evictions over repossessions
# Evictions
# Evictions

National housing agency says tenants face evictions over repossessions

Mar 10th 2011, 11:40 AM 1,102 Views 0 Comments

Threshold has called for the new government to amend laws so as that tenants’ rights will be protected.

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