# Vacant

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What is - and isn't - being done about Ireland's 180,000 vacant and derelict buildings
Banks sitting on hundreds of vacant properties as pressure ramps up on government to get radical
Three of the country's main banks have around 600 vacant properties on their books, Christina Finn writes.
The Peter McVerry Trust says anything that can be done to bring vacant properties back into use should be done.
Owners of vacant properties urged to make them available for homeless people ahead of Christmas
Nearly 100 State buildings managed by Office of Public Works lying idle around the country
Justice Department hit with €27,000 levy by Dublin City Council for vacant site it is trying to transfer to the council
Labour's Brendan Howlin says Take Back The City is something 'he wouldn't be associated with'
A long-shuttered Dublin city centre building is getting a facelift
'It's a beautiful place to live and work': Doing business in Ireland's 'most vacant' town
This town has the highest rate of empty shops and offices in Ireland
Poll: Would taxing vacant sites make a difference to the housing crisis?
Green Party thinks taxing vacant sites could help tackle housing shortage
'Rural communities deserve better': Two in three IDA properties vacant
Major end-of-year property auction pulls in €35 million
Priests being sent forms to identify vacant properties for refugees
Epilepsy unit at Beaumont Hospital closed because of staff shortages
Building in central Dublin occupied without permission by homeless group
6 men who could fill Leinster's vacant head coach position
Squatters have another week in the derelict Grangegorman complex
Here's how you turn vacant buildings into creative spaces
House-sitters bunk down in hotels, pubs and convents to keep vandals at bay
Communities can take back their town with pop-up museums in vacant spaces
Why is a former AIB building bought by the State ten years ago still empty? – Patrick Nulty TD asks
Limerick company launches scholarship to fight skills shortage
More than 1 in 10 business properties are lying empty
Virtual 3D gallery wraps around empty Dublin shop unit
Disused garda stations to be used as primary health care facilities - Minister
No LOI football in Terryland Park as GUST vote against mergers
Keano still in the mix for Foxes job as Lee Clark staying put