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Tenant Rights

In Association with:
The National Housing Organisation
www.threshold.ie
  • Getting deposit back in Tenant Rights

    Hello , i am coming to the end of my 6 month contract shortly , just wondering do i need to give 28 days notice to the landlord notice to get my 600 deposit back or do i need to give any notice at all ? Regards , Jack

  • Landlord asks for one extra week when moving out in Tenant Rights

    Hello, i'm moving to a new apartment next tuesday. I notified the landlord on February 28th, so more than one month ago. In mid march, since i was having trouble in finding a new apartment i asked him how long could i stay...

  • Landlord entering flat whenever he likes in Tenant Rights

    I need to know how common this is for renters, and I wonder if people, esp landlords/landladies could let me know how they think on this. Where I have rented a studio for about 9 years now, the landlord goes into my flat, ofte...

  • Agent's error in the terms in Tenant Rights

    After paying the deposit for the house, the agent informed us that owners decided to keep the shed out of bounds (we complained about it but we thought we still have the attic to store our belongings so we didn't really push ...

  • Can I Leave Once My Contract Get Finished Without Giving A One Month Notice ? in Tenant Rights

    CAN I LEAVE ONCE MY CONTRACT GET FINISHED WITHOUT GIVING A ONE MONTH NOTICE ? Hi, I have been renting an apartment for 13 months now. I firstly signed a letting agreement for 12 months, which is already finished on ...

  • Landlord not registered in Tenant Rights

    Landlord no registered. And he is sending us all (three girls in the house, says he wont live with lads) a list of rules and orders on how we are to clean the house. Can i report him?

  • Landlord disputes in Tenant Rights

    Hi, I have been renting an apartment for 18 months now. I firstly signed a letting agreement for 1 year. Then i signed a letting agreement for another year. I looking to move out with my partner at the end of May but i landlo...

  • please help in Tenant Rights

    hello. I am a single mother. signed in August 2012 agreement with the agency for one year. by this time broke twice boiler, reported it to the agency for double but they told me to wait a week for repair time. promised to repl...

  • college lease in Tenant Rights

    hello, im having trouble with my landlord. i have no written lease as i never signed it, therefor i only have a verbal lease with him and thus am only required to give 28 days notice. i have given this but he still refuses to ...

  • Asking a housemate to leave mid-lease,how can we ensure to do everything legal and legit? in Tenant Rights

    Hi, hoping someone can give me some proper advice. I am a tenant in a house share with two others. We are all friends who moved in together and signed a one year lease to expire in Sept 2013. We signed three individual con...

  • Urgent in Tenant Rights

    Hi I need some advice, my partner and I moved into a house in January 2012 and we signed a lease, I did enquire of the letting agent in December would the lease be renewed I was told that there would be no problem and have contin...

  • Doesn't say anything about months notice on my contract, help? in Tenant Rights

    Me and my partner paid deposit and one months rent upfront, I have given my estate agents 3 weeks notice of moving out as we have found a house, due to needing a second bedroom in 3 months time when we have our baby. Our rent in o...

  • Why are little to no landlords or letting agencies accepting rent allowance tenants? in Tenant Rights

    I'm at present looking to move from an apartment to house but I've noticed that near to nobody are accepting rent allowance tenants which I find insulting given the dire economic circumstances that have a lot of people un...

  • Can I get my deposit back if I move out due to bad heating? in Tenant Rights

    Me and my girlfriend have been living in a house since August, for the first couple of months everything was fine, but once the weather got a bit colder, the house started to get very cold and damp. The heating never worked r...

  • entitlements in Tenant Rights

    Hi...Me and my wife and daughter are renting a property the last two and a half years,in the that time the front off the house has never been painted and is very shabby looking,i would like to know our we entiled to a paint job ...

  • Breaking a fixed term lease, please help! in Tenant Rights

    I am getting more and more confused the more legislation I read. I would be greatful if anybody could help me. I have signed a fixed term Tenancy Agreement. I signed this on the 28/02/2013, but I have been living in the r...

  • Landlord in Receivership - Deposit not being returned in Tenant Rights

    I know the area of Receivership is a bit tricky and nobody really knows what's what but I thought I'd pose the question anyway to see if anyone had any ideas of where I stand. I was made redundant without notice in Februa...

  • Breach of Contract in Tenant Rights

    I was living as a Caretaker for a local authority for almost 5 years. Although paying a minimal weekly rental for the accommodation I decorated it as well. After returning from Hospital from a motoring accident this ac...

  • help please ???? in Tenant Rights

    can someone help me ? i gave my 1 months notice to my estate agent and when i asked about getting my deposit back they said i cant have it back till i move out and even at that it wont be till between 7 to 10 days after.is this true ?...

  • Do I have to paint bathroom in Tenant Rights

    Hi, My lease is coming to end soon, I just wonder, do I have to paint the bathroom, if there is mould on the walls before I move out? I appreciate all the advise Thank u.

  • breaking the contract, after 2 days of living in the house in Tenant Rights

    Hi! Yesterday i have sign the contrat with an agent for renting the house, we (me and my partner) paid 700euros deposit + 700euros for first month rent. Today when we were moving our staff, we were a witnesses of fight, one m...

  • Terrible Neighbours in Tenant Rights

    I have been living in an apartment block for 9 months now and a new tenant has moved in is so noisy . He blares music from his apartment anytime of day he has rubbish on his balcony and a dog which are all against the rules. he...

  • Deposit refund query in contract period in Tenant Rights

    We signed a one year agreement with landlord, when us moved in the apt the tap water is very turbid, and the landlord took some water to check quality, said that, the water is no problem, but we lived there for 2 month, had been...

  • What are the notice requirements & legal obligations when renting a Room in Tenant Rights

    I am renting a room in a house owned by my landlord. My landlord is not a tenant (at least not in reality -although he indicated he was for the census....) Anyways, I handed in my notice yesterday, unfortunately I was on...

  • Can I not pay last rent instead of getting back the deposit??? in Tenant Rights

    Hello. I rent current house over two years. My contract is valid until 25th May 2013. I am going abroad at 22nd of april. i let my landlord know two weeks ago i want to leave at 22nd April. Can I last rent to not pay and treat it as a...