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#Rent cap

# rent-cap - Last year 2021

Oireachtas passes legislation to cap rent increases at 2% per year
# Rent Cap
# Rent Cap

Oireachtas passes legislation to cap rent increases at 2% per year

Dec 9th 2021, 3:37 PM 12,891 Views 24 Comments

The legislation aims to cap rent in line inflation or 2% per annum, whichever is lower.

New bill will cap rent increases at 2% in Rent Pressure Zones and bring in unlimited-term tenancies
# Rent Cap
# Rent Cap

New bill will cap rent increases at 2% in Rent Pressure Zones and bring in unlimited-term tenancies

Nov 16th 2021, 3:25 PM 18,910 Views 30 Comments

The new legislation also proposes to provide enhanced tenancy protection by making a ‘Part 4’ tenancy one of unlimited duration.

Government approves a 2% cap on rents in Rent Pressure Zones
# Rent Pressure Zones
# Rent Pressure Zones

Government approves a 2% cap on rents in Rent Pressure Zones

Nov 4th 2021, 4:43 PM 11,348 Views 23 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Eoin Ó Broin has said that a 2% rent increase cap in RPZs will “do little to halt rising rents”.

Housing minister set to bring rent cap legislation to Cabinet
# Rent Cap
# Rent Cap

Housing minister set to bring rent cap legislation to Cabinet

Nov 2nd 2021, 3:33 PM 10,606 Views 16 Comments

Darragh O’Brien said that the proposed legislation will be brought to a meeting of the Cabinet on Thursday.

Govt accused of making 'dog's dinner' of rental crisis, as new rent cap law not ready until November
# Rent Cap
# Rent Cap

Govt accused of making 'dog's dinner' of rental crisis, as new rent cap law not ready until November

Oct 21st 2021, 5:25 PM 13,195 Views 22 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said inflation is now running at over 4.3%.

# rent-cap - All time

Cap on Dublin and Cork rent increases in place from today
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Cap on Dublin and Cork rent increases in place from today

Dec 24th 2016, 6:05 AM 15,783 Views 9 Comments

The 4% cap will apply for a three-year period.

'People are paying illegal top ups on rent supplement to live in a garage'
# Overhaul Needed
# Overhaul Needed

'People are paying illegal top ups on rent supplement to live in a garage'

Oct 11th 2014, 7:45 AM 13,715 Views 22 Comments

Threshold says a small adjustment in Rent Supplement payments of between €25 and €50 euro a week can keep families in their homes and prevent homelessness.