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# Minister for Housing

This year
Government missed last year's social and affordable housing targets by 2,680 homes
Last year
Property prices continue to rise, with the average house price now at €320,000
Dublin apartment owners who face a €68,000 fire defects bill seek answers from Housing Minister
Renters feel less secure in their tenancies compared to last year, Threshold finds
Government haven't yet decided to extend eviction ban despite record homelessness, says O'Brien
All time
Wheelchair user facing homelessness condemns lack of Government support
Review of certain An Bord Pleanála decisions 'needs to be done quickly' as deputy chair steps back temporarily
O'Brien says 'blanket' eviction ban to take effect while government will engage with banks on mortgage breaks
Outgoing housing minister Eoghan Murphy re-elected in Dublin at expense of colleague Kate O'Connell
Opinion: 10% of homeless families have been made homeless for a second time
Wayne Stanley
Landlords who evict tenants because they want to sell or renovate a property could face tough sanctions
'A cynical political attack': Ministers hit out at questioning over €317,000 President's allowance
More homeless families living in hotels, despite Government claim that hubs are 'best response' to crisis
Murphy attacks Sinn Féin 'stunt' as no confidence motion submitted against Housing Minister
Plans for hundreds of 'cost rental' homes at St Michael's Estate in Inchicore
'Slight delay' in publishing Ireland's latest homeless numbers shows new form of reporting is needed, says minister
'I don't see why not': Jail time could be the penalty for substandard accommodation
'Will they think we're scum?': Homeless school student opens up about living in a hotel
'Row in behind' homelessness action plan urges Simon Community
SF condemns €17,205 pay boost for Labour junior minister
Ghost estates could be used for social housing - Minister