A COMPANY ordered to pay more than €60,000 in deposits and damages to tenants during the pandemic says the “vast majority” have now received their money.
ince January alone, 21 tenants who rented properties across Dublin have taken cases with the Residential Tenancies Board (RTB) against Period Door Properties Limited after failing to get their deposits returned.
Some tenants, who were waiting a year to get their deposits of up to €1,800 back, have since got their money after the RTB found in their favour.
Others claim they are yet to receive any payment and some have ongoing cases.
A spokesperson for Period Door Properties (PDP) claimed the company was delayed in returning deposits as “over 50pc” of its tenant base broke their lease obligations and left their shared accommodation “without any notice whatsoever”.
“There is a significant portion of our tenant base that has deliberately chosen to