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# prtb - Sunday 4 June, 2017

'It's about tenants supporting each other': Support group aims to help renters fight for their rights
# Dublin Tenants Association
# Dublin Tenants Association

'It's about tenants supporting each other': Support group aims to help renters fight for their rights

Jun 4th 2017, 8:30 AM 10,372 Views 17 Comments

The DTA is a grassroots, peer-advocacy and tenant support group based around Dublin 7.

# prtb - Saturday 10 September, 2016

'It's exploitation': Homeless charities condemn 'two-tier' tenants laws
# The Rent
# The Rent

'It's exploitation': Homeless charities condemn 'two-tier' tenants laws

Sep 10th 2016, 7:30 AM 11,018 Views 16 Comments

Students or other tenants in houseshares who are not on the lease are “second-class” housemates who do not qualify for tenancy rights, the Peter McVerry Trust told TheJournal.ie.

# prtb - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Rents around the country are still rising, rising, rising...
# Make It Stop
# Make It Stop

Rents around the country are still rising, rising, rising...

Mar 15th 2016, 8:06 AM 19,663 Views 112 Comments

Rents nationwide were up almost 10% last year, while in Dublin they now outstrip the peak levels of 2007.

# prtb - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Two landlords slapped with criminal convictions for failing to register tenants
# Fines
# Fines

Two landlords slapped with criminal convictions for failing to register tenants

Feb 23rd 2016, 12:17 PM 26,527 Views 39 Comments

The Private Residential Tenancies Board took legal action against the landlords for failing to register their tenancies.

# prtb - Monday 18 January, 2016

Settling a dispute with your landlord just got cheaper
# Cutting Fees
# Cutting Fees

Settling a dispute with your landlord just got cheaper

Jan 18th 2016, 2:52 PM 18,143 Views 32 Comments

Fees for the Private Residential Tenancies Board mediation service have been scrapped.

# prtb - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Landlord convicted of breaking the law after accepting rent supplement
# Nothing Goin On
# Nothing Goin On

Landlord convicted of breaking the law after accepting rent supplement

Jul 1st 2015, 2:27 PM 38,728 Views 73 Comments

Two landlords had criminal proceedings brought against them.

# prtb - Thursday 18 June, 2015

'It's time the government delivered rent certainty to tenants'
# Up And Up
# Up And Up

'It's time the government delivered rent certainty to tenants'

Jun 18th 2015, 9:15 AM 23,000 Views 63 Comments

Rents across the country have leaped massively once more according to the latest figures from the Private Residential Tenancies Board (PRTB).

# prtb - Thursday 12 February, 2015

New letting agency will pay tenants not to leave properties in a state
# Free Money
# Free Money

New letting agency will pay tenants not to leave properties in a state

Feb 12th 2015, 6:45 AM 14,642 Views 36 Comments

This new and friendly approach is going down well with tenants and landlords alike.

# prtb - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

Family who slept in car after being evicted allowed back home
# Blanchardstown
# Blanchardstown

Family who slept in car after being evicted allowed back home

Dec 3rd 2014, 7:44 PM 17,968 Views 18 Comments

The family returned on 20 November to find a notice from the Sheriff saying their home had been repossessed.

# prtb - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Landlord fined €55k for not registering tenants
# Courts
# Courts

Landlord fined €55k for not registering tenants

Nov 5th 2014, 12:32 PM 25,804 Views 17 Comments

He was sent a number of notices about each tenant, but failed to register them.

# prtb - Friday 24 October, 2014

Rental market report 'offers absolutely nothing for tenants'
# PRTB
# PRTB

Rental market report 'offers absolutely nothing for tenants'

Oct 24th 2014, 8:36 PM 11,327 Views 58 Comments

A report yesterday suggested that rent controls would not help the rental market.

# prtb - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Tenancies board to investigate how rents can be brought under control
# Rental Sector
# Rental Sector

Tenancies board to investigate how rents can be brought under control

Jun 4th 2014, 6:45 AM 7,856 Views 54 Comments

A major study has been announced by the the Private Residential Tenancies Board.

# prtb - Wednesday 8 May, 2013

New database will reveal exactly how much rent your neighbours pay
# Rents
# Rents

New database will reveal exactly how much rent your neighbours pay

May 8th 2013, 1:34 PM 15,554 Views 18 Comments

The PRTB also found there was an increase in rents nationally but a fall in Dublin rents.

# prtb - Thursday 20 December, 2012

Household Charge: Councils granted access to rented accommodation database
# Household Charge
# Household Charge

Household Charge: Councils granted access to rented accommodation database

Dec 20th 2012, 7:15 AM 8,850 Views 40 Comments

Phil Hogan has cleared the way for the PRTB, which governs tenancies in Ireland, to share data with local councils.

# prtb - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Students warned to choose their landlord and potential flatmates carefully
# Renting
# Renting

Students warned to choose their landlord and potential flatmates carefully

Aug 21st 2012, 12:01 PM 4,998 Views 9 Comments

Students have been advised to thoroughly check the credentials of prospective landlords – and make sure they get along with housemates – before signing a lease.

# prtb - Saturday 11 August, 2012

Call for inquiry after €32m in state rental deposits goes missing
# Rent Allowance
# Rent Allowance

Call for inquiry after €32m in state rental deposits goes missing

Aug 11th 2012, 1:25 PM 6,855 Views 34 Comments

A Dublin TD is calling the situation a ‘scandal’.

# prtb - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

One in three landlords getting rent supplement aren't registered - board
# Landlords
# Landlords

One in three landlords getting rent supplement aren't registered - board

Oct 5th 2011, 9:04 AM 669 Views 8 Comments

The Private Residential Tenancies Board tells an Oireachtas committee that some 17,000 landlords haven’t been registered.