rent pressure zones

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 have been expanded a few times since - with the latest additions made on ...
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Tenancy Deposit Protection Scheme

New legislation was introduced in Ireland back in December 2015 - the  Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill . It aimed to help increase the security of private tenants in terms of rent increases etc. (More details here) One of ...
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Rent Pressure Zones – Some Examples

Rent Pressure Zones are areas of the country where the government has set limits on how much landlords can increase rents by for private tenants. See details of the locations of these Rent Pressure Zones here Overall - ...
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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 ...
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New Restrictions on Rent Increases

Last week (Dec 4th)  - some new legislation came into force in Ireland  which will affect people in rented property and their landlords. The main changes are summarised below: (From The Residential Tenancies (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill 2012) ...
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Is now a Good Time to Buy a House ?

Everyone needs somewhere to live - people leave home, get married , split up, have bigger families and they need somewhere to live . If you need a home - then now  is not a bad time to ...
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