Help-to-Buy bonus; a taste for working from home; and two landmark deals – The Irish Times

More than 40 per cent of the first-time homebuyers who have availed of the Government’s help-to-buy scheme already had the necessary deposit to secure a mortgage. Eoin Burke-Kennedy reports on new figures from the Revenue Commissioners on a scheme recently enhance din the July Covid stimulus programme. Elsewhere, companies will face pressure to accommodate working

Average rents in Louth continued to grow in first quarter of 2020 – Talk of the Town

Average rents in Louth grew by a further 1.3% in the first quarter of 2020 to their highest point on record, the latest figures from the Residential Tenancies Board have revealed Rents have grown from €1,026 in the previous quarter to €1,039. This has contributed to annual growth of 3.6% with the average rent in

Rent Pressure Zones – Gov.ie

Section 24A of the Residential Tenancies Act 2004, as amended, sets out the procedure for the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government to prescribe, by order, an area as a Rent Pressure Zone. It provides that the Housing Agency, in consultation with the relevant housing authority, may make a written proposal to the Minister

Bandon and Kinsale local electoral area designated Rent Pressure Zone – Southern Star Newspaper

THE Bandon-Kinsale local electoral area has today been designated as a Rent Pressure Zone (RPZ) by the Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien This comes following the publication of the Residential Tenancies Board’s (RTB) Rent Index Report for Q1 2020 (published today) which is produced in conjunction with the Economic and Social

Bandon designed as 'Rent Pressure Zone' by Minister for Housing – Cork Safety Alerts

The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien, has today designated the Bandon – Kinsale Local Electoral Area as a Rent Pressure Zone (RPZ). This comes following the publication of the Residential Tenancies Board’s (RTB) Rent Index Report for Q1 2020 (published today 16 July 2020) which is produced in conjunction with the

Bandon and Kinsale area to become Cork's latest Rent Pressure Zone – Cork Beo

The Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, Darragh O’Brien, today designated the Bandon – Kinsale Local Electoral Area as a Rent Pressure Zone. This comes following the publication of the Residential Tenancies Board’s (RTB) Rent Index Report for Q1 2020 (published today 16 July 2020) which is produced in conjunction with the Economic and

Cork TD: Lifting rent protections would 'throw renters under the bus' – Echo Live

Sinn Féin TD Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire has said that it is absolutely essential that the government extends the ban on evictions, notices to quit and rent increases until at least the end of 2020. Deputy O’Laoghaire said that renters in Cork have been “badly hit” by the economic impact of Covid-19. “We see young renters

Just a Small Number of Landlords Notify RTB of High Rent Hikes – Dublin Inquirer

File photo by Lois Kapila Just a small number of landlords with properties in high-rent areas known as rent pressure zones have told the Residential Tenancies Board (RTB) that they’ve raised the rent more than is usually allowed. Since July last year, landlords have had to notify the RTB if they’re hiking rents more than