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Advice on House shares

  • Theft and the con artist in Advice on House shares

    Hi everyone. I need some advice on a situation that happened last year. A housemate of mine was the leaseholder and when i paid my rent last february he kept it. He also kept bill money. I went to the police and reported him but...

  • Breaking Lease early - Liable to pay share of bills and utilities? in Advice on House shares

    Due to family circumstances, I have to move home and breaking my lease (not up until Oct) early. The landlord is ok with this and has said not to worry about the rent while we try to find someone to move in due to the situation. I...

  • Messy Housemate in Advice on House shares

    Hi, I\'m looking for advice. I\'ve been renting a room for nearly 6 months now. The other tenants in the house are mostly fine, either tidy or rerely use the kitchen etc. However one of them never cleans or tidies and the p...

  • Predicament! in Advice on House shares

    Hi, I share a house with two guys (One is here during the week and the landlord comes back every weekend). I went home over Christmas and came back to find that the landlord had been in my room and had moved all my stuff from teh ...

  • House Mate Issue!! in Advice on House shares

    Just looking to find out if I am over-reacting to a situation that I am in at the moment. I have taken in a lodger recently and she is a really lovely girl. She is working different hours to me and so is not home until about 10/11 ...

  • New girlfriend, 'couples not accepted' in Advice on House shares

    Hi I have been renting a room in a house here for the past 9 months. I get along well with the other people in the house, we've never had any problems. Recently (two weeks ago) I started dating a girl and her home situa...

  • Cork City short term rent Wilton/Glasheen/Bishopstown area in Advice on House shares

    I am doing college work placement in the Glasheen area commencing the 3rd of January. I am looking for room to rent short term. My placement finishes in early February. Ideally I would like somewhere with internet, good c...

  • Landlord wants to take cost of Daft Ad from deposit in Advice on House shares

    I had lived in a houseshare. I moved from this house after 6 weeks, due to other tenants behavior, the landlord agreed. I had no contract signed and I told the landlord 4 weeks in advance that I would be leaving. I am still wai...

  • Market for single rooms in Stillorgan in newly refurbished house? in Advice on House shares

    Hi I am considering taking a lease on a newly refurbished house in Stillorgan (5 mins walk from shopping centre). House consists of one double room (which I would take) and 2 single rooms. I am trying to guage what level...

  • Rent allowance affected if sharing with working person? in Advice on House shares

    Hi- I have been living in a 1 bed place but I am tired of having no garden, bathtub or fireplace but there is no way I can afford a 1 bed that offers all this in Dublin for myself, so a friend and I, who is also tired of his tiny bedsi...

  • Predicament in Advice on House shares

    I have been renting a doubebedroom in a house I really like with last two years. There is one other fellas who has been in the house ten years. My room is next to his and the walls are thin. I get on well and we are both good tenant...

  • Licencee / House Share Question in Advice on House shares

    I rented a room in my house approx 6 weeks ago -under house share / licencee agreement. I received 1 months deposit + 1 months rent in advance and rent in advance was paid again 2 weeks ago, I now have deposit + 2 weeks of ad...

  • Short turm rent - how abot the deposit? in Advice on House shares

    Hi all! I was wondering if someone could give me some advice... I want to rent a room together with my boyfriend for 1 month. Should we sign a contract with landlord? Will we be asked to pay a deposit for such a short period? If ...

  • change your mind about a tenant before they move in in Advice on House shares

    Can you change your mind if you have already said yes to a prospective tenant that they could move in but your not sure about it.

  • Sub-letting a house sharing in Advice on House shares

    Hi, I am currently a tenant paying a rent for one room of a 4 bedroom house sharing and the letting agent asked me if I want to sub-let the house being responsible for its letting, maintaining, bill sharing and rent collec...

  • A few questions on sub-letting a room in Advice on House shares

    Dear All, I am aware that this question has probably been asked before but as my landlady is allowing me to sublet a room in the house that I am renting from her, how much of a deposit do I need to ask for fromthe tenant if the...

  • Possible to find a a house that will rent a room for 4 days a week in Advice on House shares

    Hi I'm just wondering is it possible to find a room in a house in south dublin to rent for 4 days/nights a week?

  • Re: How much rent should I ask for on a weekly basis ? in Advice on House shares

    Dear all, can anyone please advise me on how much rent I should ask for with regards renting out a room in a lovely house in a sought after area. The person in question is attending college as a mature student but will be on...

  • Tenant demanding deposit after stealing addional key to house in Advice on House shares

    I had a lodger renting a room in my house and the initial verbal agreement was that a months notice be given. On 16th August she said that she was moving out on 1st September. She also asked could she use some of her deposit to...

  • 1month notice but moving out in 2weeks in Advice on House shares

    I rent a apt myself and I live with 3people one of my share mate wants to move out in 2weeks and he alreay found apt. he told me that 16th August and he is moving out 29th August . but he didn\'t find anyone to stay my apt. in...

  • Renting out Room in Advice on House shares

    I'm renting a room in my house for the first time and need some advice please. I am requesting tenant to pay deposit which will be refundable but should i also ask for 1 months rent in advance? when are house keys han...

  • rental agreement template in Advice on House shares

    I want to rent a room in m house can someone please provide a rental agreement template. Please send to anniemhug@gmail.com

  • First time sharing in Advice on House shares

    I will be moving to Dublin within the next couple of months and intend house-sharing. I have never lived away from home before so I would just love to hear any general advice on what will be expected of me, i.e. signing a lease...

  • housemate moving midlease in Advice on House shares

    Hey all, just looking for some advice or experience to do with sharing a house. I\'m living with 3 other people in a four bedroom house, signed our second year lease at the start of Feb 11. Now one of the other housemates has d...

  • House share notice period in Advice on House shares

    I am renting 2 rooms in my house since January 2011, it is owner ocupied by myself also. On July 4 I asked them to find alternative accomodation, to date this was five and a half weeks ago. Despite making some efforts at l...