Restrictions On Short Term Letting Coming Into Force – Real Estate and Construction – Ireland – Mondaq News Alerts

Ireland: Restrictions On Short Term Letting Coming Into Force 28 June 2019 Dillon Eustace 0 Liked this Article To print this article, all you need is to be registered or login on New measures coming into effect from 1 July 2019 (under the Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2019 (the “Act“) and Accompanying Regulations) will

Disability tops list of equality concerns for the IHREC – Law Society of Ireland Gazette

The Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission (IHREC) has launched its annual report 2018 to the Houses of the Oireachtas. The report indicates a significant increase in activity for the IHREC during its fourth full year of work as Ireland’s national human rights and equality body, which is directly accountable to the Oireachtas. There were significant

Government to Regulate “Short-Term Letting” in Rent Pressure Zones from 1 July 2019 – Lexology

Any short-term lease or licence of residential property in a rent pressure zone will shortly be deemed a material change of use and so require planning permission. There will be limited exemptions for home-sharing of your principal private residence. The new rules are introduced by s38 of the Residential Tenancies (Amendment) Act 2019 as supplemented

Criminal prosecutions over rogue landlords unlikely, regulator says – The Irish Times

It is unlikely criminal sanctions will be pursued against rogue landlords, due to difficulties proving they “knowingly” broke regulations, the Residential Tenancies Board (RTB) senior legal officer has said. The Government recently introduced stricter new laws governing the private rental market, which would see jail time or heavy fines for landlords found to have breached