# housing - Monday 24 September, 2018
Cosgrave also criticised RTÉ for not highlighting issues around the housing crisis.
# housing - Saturday 22 September, 2018
“I don’t think it’s acceptable for people to break into properties and occupy them,” Minister of State Damien English said.
Gardaí are conducting two reviews following the incident.
Take Back the City activists have occupied a number of properties in Dublin over the past two months.
# housing - Thursday 20 September, 2018
Construction of the first phase of the project, 54 social homes, is due to commence in the coming months.
# housing - Wednesday 19 September, 2018
More than 1,200 people are homeless across rural Ireland.
# housing - Tuesday 18 September, 2018
Take Back The City has made headlines in recent weeks after occupying three properties in Dublin’s north inner city.
The injunctions are to remain in place until the case has been finalised.
Leo Varadkar said he wanted to give assurances today that such a measure is not being considered by government.
# housing - Friday 14 September, 2018
Merchants Quay chief: “It’s an understatement at this point to say we have a homelessness crisis”
# housing - Thursday 13 September, 2018
Leo Varadkar defended the actions of gardaí and the decision to cover their faces.
Permission for the project had been granted by An Bord Pleanála in early April.
# housing - Wednesday 12 September, 2018
The plan is core to the party’s demands in this year’s Budget negotiations.
A group of men arrived at the property at 34 North Frederick Street to remove the activists yesterday evening.
# housing - Tuesday 11 September, 2018
Sinn Féin has submitted motion of no confidence in Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy, but it won’t have Fianna Fáil backing.
As a whole, residential property prices at a national level have increased by 10% in the 12 months to July.
Objections have been raised to the proposed sale of the site to a Japanese hotel chain.
# housing - Monday 10 September, 2018
The Society of Chartered Surveyors in Ireland has also raised concerns over vacant properties in Ireland.
# housing - Saturday 8 September, 2018
They occupied a property on Belvedere Court.
# housing - Friday 7 September, 2018
The activists say they were inspired by recent occupations in Dublin.
# housing - Thursday 6 September, 2018
The minister said some local authorities are ‘making excuses’ about their lack of progress.
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A range of trade unions, housing advocates and groups have today called for a “radical shift” in Ireland’s housing policies.
The Taoiseach says his party does not lack compassion when it comes to solving the crisis.
Last year, Varadkar was heavily criticised for comments he made to this website insisting that Ireland has “one of the lowest levels of homelessness” .
# housing - Wednesday 5 September, 2018
The vacancy rate in Dublin’s private rented sector has been below 2% for more than four years.
# housing - Tuesday 4 September, 2018
His new mansion on Dublin’s Shrewsbury Road will be three times the size of the current home.
# housing - Monday 3 September, 2018
At the party think-in in Cavan, the Sinn Fein leader said the party will put down a motion of no confidence in the coming weeks.
# housing - Tuesday 28 August, 2018
Minister Eoghan Murphy said if people are focused on his ‘posh boy image’ they are missing the point.
# housing - Sunday 26 August, 2018
One in five households rent nationally – and that could well remain the situation.
Station Grove was built in 2006.
# housing - Wednesday 22 August, 2018
A total of 183,312 houses and apartments were found to be vacant in the 2016 Census.
A total of 4,419 new dwellings were built in the second quarter of this year.
# housing - Friday 17 August, 2018
Activists are now occupying 34 North Frederick Street in Dublin’s north inner city.
The latest Daft.ie rental figures show increases across the country.
# housing - Thursday 16 August, 2018
“It gets so much that I actually just stopped for two, three weeks because I couldn’t bear to keep going, getting refused, getting refused, getting refused,” says Daniel who has been looking for accommodation with HAP for eight months.
Margaret Cash and six of her children spent the night in Tallaght Garda Station last week.
The law comes after the Prime Minister vowed to make housing more affordable before her election last year.
That’s according to a study conducted by the Simon Communities.
# housing - Wednesday 15 August, 2018
The matter will return to court tomorrow.