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# rent-freeze - Monday 20 July, 2020

Rent freeze and eviction ban extended to 1 August
# Frozen
# Frozen

Rent freeze and eviction ban extended to 1 August

Updated Jul 20th 2020, 9:07 PM 28,952 Views 57 Comments

The emergency measure mean tenants cannot be forced to leave a property, and rent increases are prohibited.

# rent-freeze - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Rent freeze to be extended beyond 20 July
# Extended
# Extended

Rent freeze to be extended beyond 20 July

Jul 16th 2020, 2:44 PM 16,649 Views 48 Comments

It is understood a memo will go to Cabinet on Monday to approve the measures.

# rent-freeze - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Rent freeze and eviction ban to be extended, says Housing Minister
# Eoghan Murphy
# Eoghan Murphy

Rent freeze and eviction ban to be extended, says Housing Minister

May 2nd 2020, 2:59 PM 34,888 Views 35 Comments

Murphy said new legislation would not be needed for the extension.

# rent-freeze - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Extending rent freeze might have to be considered, says Taoiseach
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Extending rent freeze might have to be considered, says Taoiseach

Apr 22nd 2020, 6:18 PM 57,708 Views 37 Comments

He said a decision on any extension to the emergency measures will be made in a few weeks time.

# rent-freeze - Monday 2 March, 2020

Rent freeze is constitutional according to past legal advice, says Alan Kelly
# Labour
# Labour

Rent freeze is constitutional according to past legal advice, says Alan Kelly

Mar 2nd 2020, 1:43 PM 19,836 Views 67 Comments

Labour leadership candidate Alan Kelly said that he received the advice when he was housing minister.

# rent-freeze - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Fianna Fáil says position that a rent freeze is unconstitutional has not changed since the election
# Government Formation
# Government Formation

Fianna Fáil says position that a rent freeze is unconstitutional has not changed since the election

Feb 27th 2020, 5:12 PM 17,094 Views 98 Comments

The issue of a rent freeze was discussed with the Green Party.

# rent-freeze - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

Berlin's rent freeze has yet to come into effect, but it's dividing opinion
# Germany
# Germany

Berlin's rent freeze has yet to come into effect, but it's dividing opinion

Feb 5th 2020, 5:07 PM 17,127 Views 53 Comments

The city’s rent freeze was approved by Berlin’s Parliament on 30 January.

# rent-freeze - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

No rent freeze under FF government as party states it would be unconstitutional
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

No rent freeze under FF government as party states it would be unconstitutional

Jan 21st 2020, 5:36 PM 37,035 Views 170 Comments

Fianna Fáil has been legally advised against ‘a flat rent freeze’.

# rent-freeze - Monday 23 December, 2019

Martin says rents need to be controlled, but won't commit to a rent freeze if in power
# Rent Crisis
# Rent Crisis

Martin says rents need to be controlled, but won't commit to a rent freeze if in power

Dec 23rd 2019, 6:20 AM 7,988 Views 47 Comments

A recent poll shows that 60% of people are in favour of the proposed rent freeze bill.

# rent-freeze - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Over 60% of Irish people back rent freeze bill, new survey finds
# Rental Crisis
# Rental Crisis

Over 60% of Irish people back rent freeze bill, new survey finds

Dec 22nd 2019, 7:00 AM 9,621 Views 44 Comments

The Bill passed in its first stage in the Dáíl earlier this month.

# rent-freeze - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Dáil passes Sinn Féin bill proposing immediate rent freeze
# Rent Freeze
# Rent Freeze

Dáil passes Sinn Féin bill proposing immediate rent freeze

Dec 12th 2019, 3:54 PM 29,563 Views 119 Comments

The Rent Freeze (Fair Rent) Bill 2019 was brought forward by Sinn Féin’s Eoin Ó Broin.

Column: It’s not so simple, Minister, the proposed rent freeze bill could work under the Constitution
# Rent Freeze
# Rent Freeze

Column: It’s not so simple, Minister, the proposed rent freeze bill could work under the Constitution

Dec 12th 2019, 7:00 AM 19,480 Views 55 Comments

David Kenny, Assistant Professor of Law at Trinity College, says Eoghan Murphy may be proven wrong on the rent freeze bill

# rent-freeze - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Murphy claims bill 'unconstitutional' as Dáil debates Sinn Féin's rent freeze legislation
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

Murphy claims bill 'unconstitutional' as Dáil debates Sinn Féin's rent freeze legislation

Updated Dec 10th 2019, 10:53 PM 38,955 Views 138 Comments

The bill would see rents frozen for the next three years.

Poll: Would you support a three-year rent freeze in Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you support a three-year rent freeze in Ireland?

Dec 10th 2019, 8:51 AM 53,205 Views 200 Comments

The Dáil is set to debate legislation proposed by Sinn Féin today.

# rent-freeze - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Sinn Féin are pushing for a rent freeze next week, and asking for Fianna Fáil's help
# Housing
# Housing

Sinn Féin are pushing for a rent freeze next week, and asking for Fianna Fáil's help

Dec 5th 2019, 9:45 PM 15,661 Views 87 Comments

“The Rent Pressure Zones are not working,” housing spokesperson Eoin Ó Broin said.

# rent-freeze - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Could a rent freeze work in Ireland - and what effect would it have?
# Would It Work
# Would It Work

Could a rent freeze work in Ireland - and what effect would it have?

Nov 16th 2019, 8:30 AM 22,821 Views 69 Comments

Rents have increased once again despite 10% more rental properties coming onto the market, according to a Daft.ie report.

# rent-freeze - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

'Young people are being failed': Calls for rent freeze as average monthly rent reaches over €1,400
# Rent Freeze
# Rent Freeze

'Young people are being failed': Calls for rent freeze as average monthly rent reaches over €1,400

Nov 12th 2019, 3:14 PM 18,808 Views 53 Comments

Sinn Féin and Fianna Fáil hit out at Taoiseach Leo Varadkar during Leaders’ Questions in the Dáil.

# rent-freeze - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Berlin backs five-year rent freeze to tackle rising rents
# Rent Freeze
# Rent Freeze

Berlin backs five-year rent freeze to tackle rising rents

Jun 18th 2019, 7:25 PM 15,231 Views 78 Comments

Only social housing and new builds that have not been let out would be exempt under the move.

# rent-freeze - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Opposition parties call for rent freeze, but Leo says it would be too expensive
# Tax Relief
# Tax Relief

Opposition parties call for rent freeze, but Leo says it would be too expensive

Sep 19th 2018, 6:10 AM 19,423 Views 82 Comments

Parties are calling for a rent freeze of up to three years.

# rent-freeze - Thursday 3 December, 2015

Given up on owning your own home? Most people have
# Renting For Life
# Renting For Life

Given up on owning your own home? Most people have

Dec 3rd 2015, 6:05 AM 22,787 Views 58 Comments

Three in ten tenants also fear losing their houses.

# rent-freeze - Thursday 12 November, 2015

This week’s vital property news: Rent freezes and the homeless crisis loom large
# Property News
# Property News

This week’s vital property news: Rent freezes and the homeless crisis loom large

Nov 12th 2015, 6:26 PM 1,805 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# rent-freeze - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Opinion: Rent controls ARE a viable option in calming Ireland's housing crisis
# Tenants
# Tenants

Opinion: Rent controls ARE a viable option in calming Ireland's housing crisis

Nov 19th 2014, 8:00 AM 214 Views 43 Comments

Some commentators who dismiss rent controls as being counter-productive are actually talking about rent freezes – an entirely different scheme.