Rent Pressure Zones

General
19 new areas across Ireland designated as Rent Pressure Zones

19 new areas across Ireland designated as Rent Pressure Zones

Nineteen new locations have been designated as Rent Pressure Zones following a change in the criteria. The announcement of the additional RPZs takes effect from today, following reforms to the Residential Tenancies Act. The areas are located across 11 counties and include all of Meath…
Landlords
New plans announced to limit how much landlords can increase rents by in designated areas

New plans announced to limit how much landlords can increase rents by in designated areas

Housing Minister Simon Coveney yesterday announced plans to limit how much landlords could increase rents by in designated areas of Dublin and Cork. The strategy sets out a range of measures under the headings of Security, Supply, Standards and Services which will address both immediate…