The national standardised average rent stands at €1,352, an increase of €32 in since the start of 2021. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

A national rent rise of 7 per cent, the highest increase in more than two years, points to a “concerning level of non-compliance” with rent rules, Min(...)

The RTB survey suggests 34 per cent of renters expect to be owner occupiers within five years, with 36 per cent saying they believed they would still be renting in 10 years. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

Half of Ireland’s tenants spend more than 30 per cent of their take-home pay on rent, while 12 per cent spend more than half their income on keeping (...)

‘The impact of Covid-19 on the rental sector continued into the fourth quarter of 2020,’ said Padraig McGoldrick, interim director of the Residential Tenancies Board. Photograph: Kevin Van Paassen/Bloomberg via Getty Images

The cost of renting a home in Ireland rose by 2.7 per cent in 2020 to €1,256 per month, according to the Residential Tenancies Board (RTB). This was (...)

 The national standardised average rent stands at €1,352, an increase of €32 in since the start of 2021. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Average rents increased by 1.4 per cent, or €17 a month, in the last quarter, which was the slowest national annual growth rate in almost eight years.(...)

The average cost of renting a home was put at €1,226 at the end of June compare to €1,233 at the end of March. Photograph: iStock

The cost of renting a home in Ireland is now increasing at the slowest rate in almost a decade as the impact of Covid-19 is begins to hit according to(...)

Five local electoral areas have met the rent pressure zone criteria, and will be so designated from today. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

The average rent in the State rose to €1,226 per month in the final quarter of 2019, the lowest annual increase in six years, while five new areas hav(...)

A calf strain ends  Emlyn Mulligan’s afternoon in the first half. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Leitrim 0-13 London 2-7: London came within a whisker of making it through to the Connacht final but two late points from Darren Sweeney and Kevin Con(...)