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# Rents

Last week
19th May 2024 - 25th May 2024
Rent inflation has slowed - but so has the increase in supply of homes
This month
May 2024
Rent Pressure Zone caps extended until December 2025
This year
Rent price hikes are finally dropping in Dublin but are rising everywhere else
Rents for new tenancies 18% higher than for existing tenancies, according to latest RTB report
More than 5,000 applications for 535 cost-rental homes in Dublin and Kildare
Last year
Rents remain stable in Dublin due to improved supply but rental increases continue elsewhere
Minister still has concerns about 'unintended consequences' of Fair Deal rental income change
Opinion: Shouldn't protest art provoke exactly the response we've seen this week?
Dr Emily Mark-FitzGerald
Landlord tax breaks 'not off the table' as judgement call to be made before end of March
All time
Owners of defective apartments need 100% redress scheme funded by industry levy, says SF
Varadkar says Ireland's rents are 'unacceptably high' and compare unfavorably against most EU cities
Average private rents have increased by 84% over the last decade, report finds
'I won't be bullied by you': O'Brien and Doherty clash over State subsidy scheme for developers
Rising rents for new tenancies 'not satisfactory', says Taoiseach
Oireachtas passes legislation to cap rent increases at 2% per year
Govt accused of making 'dog's dinner' of rental crisis, as new rent cap law not ready until November
'Chronic and worsening' supply crisis heaps pressure on renters as prices climb sharply
Landlords can no longer hit tenants with 4% rent hike from today, but SF criticises delay in law
Have a question for Housing Minister Darragh O'Brien? We'll be chatting to him tomorrow
Eviction ban and rent freeze to remain in place until at least April
Students should have rents refunded in event of second lockdown, says higher education minister
Housing minister to consult on whether rent freeze should be extended beyond 20 July
Five more areas become Rent Pressure Zones as national average monthly rent stays over €1,200
Landlords need to recognise 'we're all in this together', says Regina Doherty
UCD students protest against on-campus rent increase
Martin says rents need to be controlled, but won't commit to a rent freeze if in power
There are now seven counties in Ireland where the average monthly rent is over €1,000
'Rent controls are working': Housing minister believes rate of rising rents will moderate
Explainer: What are cuckoo funds and why are people complaining about them?
Minister accused of 'living in cloud cuckoo land' for saying rents are rising at a 'slow rate'
'Cuckoo funds' shutting out first-time buyers and operating tax-free need urgent review, says FF
Opposition parties call for rent freeze, but Leo says it would be too expensive
'Rent Pressure Zones are not working': What can be done to stop rising rents?
A proposed new law aims to prevent 27% student rent hikes
Minister: 'To solve the housing crisis, we need to build thousands of affordable apartments'
DCU president calls for government intervention as student complex hikes rents by 27%
Minister says there are rents in Dublin 'at a fraction of headline figures'
Poll: Have you been affected by the rental crisis?
Residential Tenancies Board dealing with four to five illegal eviction cases a week
These new rules aim to help tenants if landlords seek a 'back door' around rent limits