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Renting Questions

  • Rental Agent for Hire in Renting Questions

    I am moving to Ireland from the USA. I am moving to either Dublin or Cork. The amount of rental properties is overwhelming. Is there a service where I could hire an agent to look for a rental property for me? I am looking for so...

  • Leasing Scheme / Longterm Lease / RAS Scheme in Renting Questions

    Im wondering does anyone know of anywhere that there is a list of properties that will go under the above schemes? Im currently renting through this scheme and thinking of transferring but finding it difficult to find an...

  • Sublet a room of a rented property....my rights??? in Renting Questions

    Subletting a room of a rented property- basically for financial reasons I now need to rent out a room within the house am renting....I am only looking to rent it on short term basis ...but I am anxious for the following reas...

  • Can any property be rented on the Rent Allowance Scheme? in Renting Questions

    Hi I'm looking to buy a house in a small village that still needs finishing. My question is if I buy it can I rent it on the rent relief scheme? I have a family member who will be a single parent in the coming months (genuine sing...

  • Can any property be rented on the Rent Allowance Scheme? in Renting Questions

    Hi I'm looking to buy a house in a small village that still needs finishing. My question is if I buy it can I rent it on the rent relief scheme? I have a family member who will be a single parent in the coming months (genuine sing...

  • Increasing rent in Renting Questions

    Hi I'm a landlord with a house in Cork, I decreased the rent by 50 then 100 euro for the past 2 -3 years I'd say based on the fact rents were dropping and tenants wanted the break and I couldn't go without the rent. The house ...

  • BTL Mortgage from Overseas in Renting Questions

    Has anyone successfully got a BTL mortgage from overseas? My partner and I are considering purchasing an investment property in Dublin. We currently live in Australia and we are both Irish citizens but residents of Aus...

  • Apartment was filthy after signing lease in Renting Questions

    Recently signed a lease. When I went to the apartment I found it to be in an appalling condition (the carpets were fithy and there was stains on the walls and blinds). I had previously viewed the accommodation a month previ...

  • Security Deposit everyone concern in Renting Questions

    Dear All I am have a question i live in Stillorgan area with our friends, but we hear from our previous flat mate that our landlady did not did return deposit she alway find excuse, but we all decided to stay in our securi...

  • Renewing lease in Renting Questions

    We are about to renew our lease of our 2 bed apartment. I\'m just wondering if there is anything we should know or do before hand. The landlord is increasing our rent by Ä50. We have asked for a new bed and a dryer but were refus...

  • Please Help in Renting Questions

    Hi, I'm just looking for a bit of information please. Myself and my fiancee are planning to move out of home in the next few weeks. We are looking for answers to the following questions; 1. Is it safer to go ...

  • Landlord - garden shed ? in Renting Questions

    Hi, I am renting a 3 bed house for the past two years. I have no storage whatsoever as there is no shed and I have to put Christmas trees and halloween decorations etc, all suitcases in the 3rd bedroom, which means I can only use...

  • 2 room house. 1 tenant has to leave. 9 months left on lease. Found a couple to take room. Will this in Renting Questions

    I am currently renting a 2 room house with myself and my girlfriend in one room, and a friend in the other. Due to unforeseen circumstances, our friend has to move out, and we have found a couple (close friends) to take t...

  • catching out the fakes? in Renting Questions

    Hi all, so were in the middle of "stepping out into the big bad world"... and since weve started looking the only places we can afford all tr0urned out to be fakes. People trying to scam us. my question is...

  • PPS Number / Bank Account / Proof of Address Issue in Renting Questions

    Hi, I am shortly moving to Dublin next month but my boyfriend is already there and has a PPS Number since has worked in Ireland in the past, but I have never worked or lived in Ireland and I have big problems getting a PPS N...

  • Renting in Renting Questions

    Hi. I am currently renting a house with 2 others the lease is up in October I am looking to move to another house in October which the same property crowd have for lease. Would there be problems with me wanting to move to anoth...

  • Ash Scheme in Renting Questions

    I\'m a single mother with a son and Iím looking for two bedroom house or apartment in Tallaght area or nearby. I live in Ireland nearly 8 years now. I\'m working full time since I moved here and I have never been unemployed....

  • commercial property for rent.monthly payments+ rates???how much in Renting Questions

    Hi maybe someone could help me with this question. I want to rent commercial property for my beauty salon. Do I need to pay monthly rent and plus some rates?yes I understand that I need to pay for electricity, for water, etc....

  • Rented house being sold-viewing advice in Renting Questions

    Hi We are renting our house for the past 6 months and our landlord has now told us he wants to sell our house even though I was assured that he wasn't going to as I now have a 4 month old baby We have had 2 viewings so far but I'm ...

  • Renewing a lease in Renting Questions

    Hi all, I know I should know the answer to this but my tenant is coming to the end of their 12 month lease in August. They rang saying they were happy to stay in the property for the foreseeable future. They have no problem ...

  • Couples renting a double room in Renting Questions

    I am looking at renting a Double Room to a Couple . The Price for a double room is 425 for a single person . It does not have an en suite . How much extra should I charge for the room with two people ? - Answers appreciated

  • Ras Mayo in Renting Questions

    Hi We have been private renting in Mayo receive R.A. we have now been told we have been forwarded for RAS, we are contracted till October with our Landlord and hoping for extension. Council say we will have to leave this p...

  • Rental Accommodation Scheme (RAS) in Renting Questions

    Hi I'm currently letting a house out to a tenant under the Rental Accommodation Scheme (RAS) run by Dublin city council. The tenancy is due to expire in Feb 2015. Would anyone have any experience/ advice when it comes to ...

  • giving up council house in Renting Questions

    Hi Im thinking of giving up my council house and start renting privatly. Im a bit puzzled on whether or not if i'd be entitled to rent allowance, I've read so many things about it and some are saying you wouldnt get rent a...

  • Double deposit? in Renting Questions

    Hi, I am trying to rent a flat closer to work, but as i am still living at home without any experience renting it is difficult when it comes to landlord references. I was contacted by a letting agent today who told me that beca...