Rent Increase Restrictions in Rent Pressure Zones

The government introduced the concept of Rent Pressure Zones at the end of 2016 –  (24th Dec) covering Dublin and Cork City. These zones were then expanded on January 27th 2017.  In September 2017 , Drogheda and Greystones were also designated as Rent Pressure Zones See below for full list of areas covered. Rent Increase […]
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Rent Allowance Increase July 2016

Rent Allowance Increase  : Rent Allowance – (also Known as Rent Supplement) is paid in Ireland to people living in private rented accommodation who cannot provide for the cost of their accommodation from their own resources. There are currently approximately 55,000 tenants getting rent  allowance  – which costs the state over €267 million a year. […]
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