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Tuesday 21 March 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# vacant property

Last month
February 2023
# Housing
Ireland should follow Denmark and require vacant properties to be rented out, Varadkar advised
The NESC report suggests an NCT-style system could be set up for rental properties to ensure minimum standards.
Last year
# Housing
DCC 'confident' of meeting target to deliver 895 new builds this year, Committee to hear
Dublin City Council CEO Owen Keegan will appear before an Oireachtas Committee later today.
# vacant property tax
Census shows 166,000 vacant properties in Ireland, with over 48,000 vacant for six years
Vacant property levels have fallen 9% since 2016.
All time
# Summerhill
Activists occupying vacant property in Dublin 'still committed to action' despite a legal threat
A number of housing groups have occupied 35 Summerhill Parade since last Wednesday evening.
# Your Say
Poll: Should there be a vacant property tax?
Recent figures show that there are close to 200,000 homes lying empty in Ireland.
# keep the lights on
House-sitters bunk down in hotels, pubs and convents to keep vandals at bay
A company based in Dublin is offering owners of vacant properties a security solution with a bit of a difference.
# Prime Numbers
Absent TDs, rapper dollars and 'The Talk': The week in numbers
What percentage of 13-year-old turn to their dads for sex and relationship advice? How many eggs narrowly missed Taoiseach Enda Kenny?