Scamwatch
Threshold’s ‘Scamwatch’ campaign offers advice to people seeking rented accommodation August 21, 2018 National housing charity Threshold, along with the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) and Daft.ie, has launched an awareness campaign to help people in their quest to secure suitable rented accommodation. Entitled ‘Scamwatch’, the initiative offers a checklist for would-be …
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Rental Market
Years of rising rents points to a rental market creaking at the seams August 17, 2018 Real and effective rent transparency measures need to be introduced, along with the creation of sustainable urban communities, if the Government is to begin to make any progress on tackling the ongoing crisis in the private rented market. That’s according …
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Threshold reiterates call for regulation of short-term lets May 16, 2018 The national housing charity, Threshold has reiterated its call for regulation of the short term lets market after research from Daft.ie, released today (Wednesday, 16th May 2018), showed that less than half of all listed rental properties in Dublin are …
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Further rent rises show RPZ enforcement measures not adequate May 4, 2018 Figures released by Daft.ie as part of its Q1 2018 Rental Price Report highlight the urgent need for effective legislation to be introduced to ensure proper RPZ Enforcement to fulfil their purpose of moderating rent rises in those areas. That’s according to …
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Price stability required to build sustainability in private rented sector – Threshold February 13, 2018 National housing charity Threshold, has said that stronger policing and extension of Rent Pressure Zone (RPZ) legislation is essential in promoting compliance among landlords, and lower rent inflation. Chief Executive John-Mark McCafferty was responding to today’s (13.02.18) Daft.ie Rental Price …
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Calls to Threshold increase increase by nearly a third in November December 17, 2017 PRESS RELEASE Sunday, 17th December 2017 Calls to Threshold increase increase by nearly a third in November Housing charity appeals to public to support Christmas fundraising drive to help save vulnerable tenants from homelessness. Nearly 300 tenants contacted national housing …
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Enforcing Rent Pressure Zone legislation only way to stabilise rental market in absence of new builds November 14, 2017 PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, 14th November, 2017 Enforcing RPZ legislation only way to stabilise rental market in absence of new builds National housing charity, Threshold has said that Rent Pressure Zone legislation needs to be properly enforced if it is to be effective …
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Housing charity sees 54 per cent increase in calls about tenancy issues December 13, 2016 PRESS RELEASE Tuesday, 13th December 2016 Housing charity sees 54 per cent increase in calls about tenancy issues Skyrocketing rents and insecure tenancies are the main proximate causes of the homelessness crisis that Ireland is currently facing – that’s according …
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