Violet and Martin Coyne have been ordered to leave their home in Blanchardstown, Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

A Dublin couple, who have been ordered by Dublin Circuit Court to vacate their home by midnight tomorrow, say they have nowhere else to live and fac(...)

The Oireachtas will have to decide whether the public interest is sufficient to justify legislation interfering in the customer relationship between individuals and companies such as UPC and Sky, for the purpose of collecting the TV licence, the Data Protection Commissioner Billy Hawkes has said. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times.

The Oireachtas will have to decide whether the public interest is sufficient to justify legislation interfering in the customer relationship between i(...)

Jackie Lavin (right) with Bill Cullen at the Grand National at Fairyhouse earlier this year. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

The receivers for Glencullen Properties Ltd, the company formerly owned by the businessman Bill Cullen, have begun court proceedings to remove Mr Cull(...)

Minister Jan O’Sullivan with Vincent Hickey of SCSI

Getting a deposit back on a rental property often leaves the renter feeling guilty until proven innocent and ultimately short changed. A new guide pub(...)

Syndey Opera Housee: Irish tax law and the double-taxation accord with Australia state that you are liable in Ireland for any tax due on rental income from an Irish property. Photograph:  David Gray/Reuters

My daughter is Irish and worked in Ireland for about 10 years before emigrating to Australia in October 2012, where she is now in employment and pay(...)

Average rent in Dublin increased at 10 times the rate of other parts of the country over the past 12 months. Photograph: Frank Miller

The cost of renting a home in Dublin increased at 10 times the rate of other parts of the Republic over the last 12 months, and capital rents are now(...)

The cost of renting college campus accommodation in Dublin is  set to rise  this September, with TCD, UCD (above), Griffith College and DCU all confirming plans for rent increases. Photograph: Eric Luke

The head of a landlord representative organisation has called on the Government to reinstate bedsit accommodation for students in order to ease the(...)

The private rented sector has nearly doubled in size in the five years to 2011, and around one in five of all households in the State are now housed in this sector of the market. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

A survey of the private rented sector including proposals to stabilise rents has been commissioned.The work has been ordered by the Private Residentia(...)

A new homelessness is emerging, growing in number and with children at the centre of it. Where the homeless population has traditionall(...)

A complete heating system survey can be carried out by a consultant mechanical services engineer to identify problems. Photograph: Thinkstock
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