Rental Strategy Leaves Low-to-Moderate Income Earners Out In The Cold

Three national housing associations have come together to call on the Housing Minister Simon Coveney T.D. to deliver on his promise to establish a pilot affordable rental scheme.   The associations welcome much of the government’s rental strategy and in particular the plan to reduce rent increases in the private rented sector; to increase security of […]

Rents in Offaly 7.5% higher than a year ago.

Year-on-year inflation in rents nationwide eased in the final three months of 2014, according to the latest quarterly Rental Report by Daft.ie. The national average rent between October and December was just under €950, that’s 9.7% higher than last year.  However, this is down from a 10.8% annual increase in the second and third quarters […]

Rents now rising in every county

Rents are now more expensive than they were at the same stage last year in every county in Ireland, according to the latest quarterly Rental Report by Daft.ie.  Nationally, rents have risen by over 11% in the space of twelve months with the national average rent now €933 compared to €842 a year previously. Dublin’s […]

Daft Rental Report, Q2 2012 – Choice of rental accommodation for students falls for third year in a row

Choice of rental accommodation for students falls for third year in a row 20th August, 2012 Rents nationwide were 0.5% lower in the second quarter of 2012 than a year previously, according to the latest report published by the property website Daft.ie. Between April and June, the average advertised rent in the country was €809 […]

Rents record their first annual increase since 2008

Rents nationwide were an average of 0.2% higher in the third quarter of 2011 than a year previously, according to the latest report published by the property website, Daft.ie. This marks the first time since early 2008 that rents rose in year on year terms. The average rent nationwide now stands at €825, a fall […]

Daft Rental Report, Offaly Q2 2010 – Rents largely unchanged in second quarter of 2010

Rents largely unchanged in second quarter of 2010 19th August, 2010 – Rents across the country fell by less than 1% between April and June, according to the latest report published by the property website Daft.ie. In July, the average asking rent in the country was just over €835 per month, down 5% on the […]