Number of people renting at record high – Savills – RTÉ News

There are 895,600 people living in rented accommodation in Ireland and, as a proportion of the overall population at 18.9%, is now the highest since records began. A report on the private rental sector from estate agent Savills says this figure has risen by 39,500 (4.6%) in the last year. Savills notes the average number

Record number of people renting homes in Ireland with almost 900,000 now housed in private rental sector – The Irish Sun

THE number of people renting homes in Ireland has hit a record. Almost 19 per cent of the population — 895,600 people — are housed in the private rental sector. 2 Almost 900,000 people are renting in IrelandCredit: Iain Sharp / Alamy Stock Photo According to a survey by estate agents Savills, just under a