Government must breach EU fiscal rules to fund building of more homes

Government must breach EU fiscal rules to fund building of more homes

00The projected €3 billion Government spend in rent subsidies over the next five years represents an unsustainable approach to solving the housing crisis, Social Democrats co-leader Catherine Murphy TD said today. Deputy Murphy said: “Official projections show that...
Workers forced to forgo basics to meet crippling cost of Dublin rents

Workers forced to forgo basics to meet crippling cost of Dublin rents

00Rents in Dublin are so shockingly high that many working people are denying themselves basics so they can meet their monthly payments, Social Democrats co-leader Catherine Murphy TD said today. Deputy Murphy was commenting on new figures from estate agent Sherry...
Deepening rent crisis puts enormous pressure on family dynamics

Deepening rent crisis puts enormous pressure on family dynamics

00Soaring rent costs and the chronic lack of rental properties around the country are putting enormous economic and emotional pressures on families and individuals, Social Democrats Councillor Gary Gannon said today. Reacting to today’s Daft.ie report, Cllr Gannon...