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Social Forum (Dafties)

  • warning off estate agents in Social Forum (Dafties)

    We just recently broke our lease with our apartment after an unbelievable 11 months living in what i can only describe as HELL. We've moved into a new place and so far so good, our landlords are lovely! :) But I just ...

  • Let Agreed Query in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Can someone please explain the reason for having the Let Agreed section on here on the Lettings listings? Is it because they might fall through? If so do you contact the agent to put you on the \"cancellation\" list? Prob s...

  • help in Social Forum (Dafties)

    hi all i have to leave the family home with my two sons age 8 and 9 due to difficult relationship . i'm head to believe that in order to get rent allowance i would have to go to a hostel can anyone tel me if this is the way things work...

  • advice in Social Forum (Dafties)

    hi all just need a bit of advice i have chosen to leave my husband and need to rent a house for myself and my 2 sons im under the impression that in order to get help with the rent i would first have to go to a hostel if anyone has any ...

  • house sharing wellpark difficulty in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I\'m finding it extremely difficult to find a room in a house in either Wellpark or Tara Grove, is anybody else finding this difficult as all that seems to be advertised is complete houses as opposed to rooms. I will be atte...

  • Need for regulations on living standard and rent. in Social Forum (Dafties)

    There is a serious need for regulations on living standards here, including heating, insulation, fire-safety and ROOM SIZE REGULATIONS! A walk-in closet with a double bed is NOT a double bedroom! Double bedroom is for ...

  • house swap dublin 16 to wicklow/kildare possibly large 5/6 bed wexford..any experiences doing simili in Social Forum (Dafties)

    i have a large 4 bed in knocklyon dublin 16..80 foot rear garden.. looking to part trade for wicklow , kildare south dublin . possibly wexford (5/6 beds with 1-2 acres) has any one any experience in doing a house swap???...

  • Landlords And Agents Take Note!! We Are Not Animals!! in Social Forum (Dafties)

    This is to all those landlords that offer rundown tenement shoeboxes for "housing" (Housing is termed VERY lightly) SHAME ON YOU!! I am apalled at the standard of "homes to rent in Dublin" Where do you get off offering...

  • Why when you mention rent allowance people treat you differently??? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I am finding that when I mention rent allowance to people trying to rent they treat you differently??? It really makes me feel like a piece of dirt.......................... .......

  • Buying a car for 1 Month in Ireland...? does anyone know how this works? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi everyone, I don't know id anyone has some advice on this... I am going to be in cork for a month and a half starting next week. It will be myself and my husband and baby, and our friends and their baby, so 6 in total. We w...

  • RentBuy anyone any experience at all? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Rent2buy, I've seen on the forum a few people have started a discussion about rent2buy but with no responses. Has anyone any experience of themselves or even a friend or relative that has used this scheme? Any feedbak at...

  • rent to buy with out the massive deposit in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Im looking to possibly do a rent to buy scheme in west dublin clondalkion,ballyfermot area and would have to be 3 bed house.Im working in a full time job and details can be given at a later date.I am pre approved on a mortage b...

  • N ew taxes to be introduced? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    We hope to move to Donegal, God willing, when my husband can retire in 2 years time,. Just heard on Irish radio that probably water and council taxes will be brought in soon. Any idea anybody what figures we are talking abou...

  • Help?!?!? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Looking for some help. Me and my girlfriend are looking to rent a property in the dublin area.............but we have dogs. Are budget is 700 and we are the owner of 2 house trained chihuahua\'s. Can anyone point us in t...

  • House sitter available in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Do you need a house sitter? We are a married couple living abroad but are thinking of relocating to Ireland. We would like to experience living back home for a while before we commit to buying a home. So we would love...

  • Rent to Buy in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi - I am looking for some advice if anyone has some to share. We are saving at the moment to buy a house but we are very interested in the rent to buy scheme as this would really suit us & our finances at the moment. Does anyone ha...

  • Transfer of Rent Allowance in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi does anyone know if it is possible to transfer rent allowance from one county to another?

  • So what happened to the apartment to let for a fraction of the usual price in Ballsbridge in Social Forum (Dafties)

    So what happened to the lovely "apartment to let" in Ballsbridge, advertised yesterday, the first apartment with a realistic rent price I have seen in a long time? Did the person offering it receive treats for poisoning ...

  • next year contract in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi, I'm currently on rent allowance scheme. I've just signed up next year rent contract (nothing change - same house, same price, same agency). Do anyone know - do I have to show the new contract to rent allowance office ag...

  • Giving Up Rent Allowance To Accept A Job Good Or Bad in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi if a person on rent allowance accepts a job offer and willingly gives up there rent allowance (big risk) and the person losses job after 3-6-12 month due to recession, can the person get rent allowance again immediately...

  • Why? "price On Application" in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Why are auctioneers putting Price on application on nearly every new house out there. If you look at new homes for sale on daft nearly all of them are p/o/a. Do the auctioneers not realise that nobody is going to go to the...

  • Where do you buy your used goods? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Moving to Ireland soon from the US, and here craigslist.org is huge to buy/barter/get free used/new stuff. Is there an Irish equivalent? It seems that dublin.craigslist.org is not as popular here as people haven't cau...

  • Study space needed. in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Does anyone know of a place I can rent for a 2 week period in order to study in quiet location for some important professional exams? I have tried various libraries, all which dissapointed and my own place is not suitable? A...

  • The rush to the bottom of the well . . . don't be in such a hurry to drag us all back down there ! in Social Forum (Dafties)

    "Although it is true that only about 20 percent of American workers are in unions, that 20 percent sets the standards across the board in salaries, benefits and working conditions. If you are making a decent salary in a no...

  • I thought I had seen it all... in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Was just looking at the usual array of depressing, doghouses that most of the one-bedroomed houses/flats/cupboards advertised are (not all but most). And I came across a beauty..... It's 90 euros a week, which is o...