renters

Rentals
5 important things first-time renters need to know

5 important things first-time renters need to know

Is this your first time? Nervous? Everybody is their first time but try not to be. We’re talking about renting of course. Your key is the key Getting handed those keys represents freedom. But before you start galloping around the house shouting ‘freedom’ in a…
Landlords
Landlords can no longer discriminate against those seeking rent allowance

Landlords can no longer discriminate against those seeking rent allowance

New measures announced by the Government mean landlords will no longer be able to discriminate against tenants because they receive rent supplement, housing assistance payment or social welfare. Announcing the measure, Minister of State Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said: "It is a common practice for advertisements…