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Social Forum (Dafties)

  • Tenta prices in Dublin in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hello, I would like to say something about the absurd prices of renting places in Dublin. This is my third year living in Dublin and since I've moved here from Galway I kept looking for a decent apartment. I have a low...

  • water charges in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi could someone please tell me how often we will receive a water bill?

  • House prices and our economy, opinions? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi All, I am currently a first time buyer looking to purchase my first home. I have been monitoring the house prices for the last two years and I am confused at this stage to what is driving the increase in house prices and...

  • Water Charges in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Water Charges (Question for Landlords) The price of water has just been announced by Irish Water and is going to cost 4.88 euro per cubic meter which is the second highest in Europe after Berlin . According to Irish ...

  • Buying Land in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi Anybody have any information on whether it is possible to put a mobile home or campervan on land or do I need planning permission?. Was thinking of buying a small piece of land in Connemara but unsure if I can do this. Ca...

  • Best bank for Mortgages in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I am in the long process of trying to get a mortgage and i am wondering if anyone can shed light on which bank is easiest to get a mortgage with, rates, hidden costs etc.Which bank is the most customer oriented? Any info...

  • Best bank for Mortgages in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I am in the long process of trying to get a mortgage and i am wondering if anyone can shed light on which bank is easiest to get a mortgage with, rates, hidden costs etc.Which bank is the most customer oriented? Any info...

  • Nppr Charges in Social Forum (Dafties)

    We received a notice from our County Council that we owe EUR 8,440 in NPPR charges for 2 rental properties we own. We are in total shock. We never heard of this tax and never received a bill. Does anyone have any advice on wh...

  • Day by day room in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I am working night shifts near the half way in cork. I am looking for somewhere that I can pay for a room by day in the west cork direction. I work a week on and a week off so only need somewhere to sleep by day every second week. I h...

  • Card Meters in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Card Meters. Are card meters a good idea in rented houses/apartments. I am considering renting out an apartment and have discovered that Bord Gais and the ESB require a 300 euro each as security deposit from tenants. ...

  • Hard to find apartment with a baby in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I just realised with a baby is very hard to find an apartment. Many landlords have refused us on that account. Why? We\'re fairly new here in Dublin. Other countries don\'t have a problem with that.

  • Landlord looking for advice on what happens when Tenants rent allowance (RAS) lease ends in Social Forum (Dafties)

    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 ...

  • Rent in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi, I'm just looking for some advice on a matter that has come up, so before I actually go to get legal advice I'd like to see if anyone here cam give me the heads up first. So I'm a tenant of over four years to which I thought was a ...

  • Water Charges in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Who Will Pay The Water Charges In Rented Houses/Apartments The new water meters been installed at the moment are located out on the footpath, two feet below the surface, and are secured by a locked cover. Unlike the e...

  • finding a home in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Looking through all the properties and noticing nearly every property doesn't accept rent allowance which I honestly think they should as they are guaranteed there money. I am searching everyday for a place for myself ...

  • [Survey] Save money on energy bills with Energy Monitors in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi, My name is Frederick Ikoli and I am a student in the School of Computer Science and Statistics, at Trinity College Dublin. I am conducting a research that relates to home energy management using In-home Displays ...

  • What to do when a lodger does a runner and refused to pay bills? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi, just wondering what other houseowners have done to try and retrieve unpaid bills when a lodger has done a runner?? Unfortunately I have just found myself in this situation and it's not very nice and leaves me feeling v...

  • Age Discrimination in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi, I am trying to rent a ground floor property for my 90-year-old mother in Wexford. We found an ideal apartment. However, the landlady said that she would not rent it out because she said her insurance broker would n...

  • rent allowance in Social Forum (Dafties)

    my cousin has 2 young children and is 7 months pregnant - she is desperate for a property to rent in time for the baby coming in April -in North Dublin - I have been trying hard to help her find accommodation but all suitable pr...

  • The Big Bad World of being a Landlord - advice needed in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I bought a 3 bedroom house in Co. Wexford nearly 5 years ago and I have really put a lot into renovating it and turning it into a beautiful home. However life has changed and I have now moved to Dublin and need to either rent the ...

  • Landlord willing to accept Applicant sourced housing scheme (ASH) in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I am looking for a bit of advice about the ASH scheme with south Dublin county council. I know how difficult it was to find a landlord who would accept rent allowance so I assume it will be difficult to find one who accepts t...

  • Help! Swap, relocation in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi appreciate any help! I trying to move back to East Coast to be near family etc. & on health grounds. Living in Co.Council at in Co.Mayo, 3 b/roomed bungalow large garden, quiet area, recently painted..... ...

  • Can I use a Credit Union loan as part payment for a Mortgage downpayment? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I have 10k savings and my wife has credit union savings and could get a loan from them for up to 10k. The bank wants 20k down-payment for a mortgage application. My question is: Can we take out a credit union loan as part of t...

  • Can I use a Credit Union loan as part payment for a Mortgage downpayment? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I have 10k savings and my wife has credit union savings and could get a loan from them for up to 10k. The bank wants 20k down-payment for a mortgage application. My question is: Can we take out a credit union loan as part of t...

  • single mums sharing in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi everyone, Iam barbara, 26 yers old single mum from czech republic, living here last 4 years, looking for another single mum or someone who will be able to live with me and my 5mnths old baby girl. she is very nice and q...