Ruth Coppinger (AAA) said the first call from the Oireachtas Committee on Housing and Homelessness should be the declaration a “national emergency” that required “emergency legislation”. File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

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A new finance model for social housing stocks would see private investment meeting up to 70 per cent of the overall cost of schemes in a departure fro(...)