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Renting Questions

  • Rent increase with no lease? in Renting Questions

    We signed a 12 month lease in April 2013 and it has now expired, the estate agent rang to ask if we were staying on and that the landlord wants to increase the rent by 100. I advised that we have recently bought a house and hope...

  • Docement requirements for renting in Renting Questions

    Hi I'm selling my family home and planning on renting for some time. I am not sure what documents I need to rent a property. I want to be prepared if I see a place I like. I have been told I need the following 1. Em...

  • is my lease binding ? in Renting Questions

    Hey guys just a small question , is my lease binding? i i moved in the house 7 months ago signed the lease but never got a copy .

  • deposit. in Renting Questions

    hi, im just wondering can anyone help, i was currently renting a private property with rent allowance but had to move as i am now 6 months pregnant and at that time i was an hour and 20 mins away from the hospital, when i moved i...

  • [Survey] Save money on energy bills with Energy Monitors in Renting Questions

    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 ...

  • Estate agent - lease broken with 12 months in Renting Questions

    Hello all, Got an estate agent to fill an apartment - the tenats were troublesome and left after 6 months - i was under the impression the lease signed with them - that they would fill the apt for 12 months - they are looki...

  • Moving out! in Renting Questions

    Hi all, this is a dumb question I think but I moved in Ireland 2 years ago and I'm not 100% familiar with rent laws here. So I've been living in this house for 2 years now and my lease is going to expire next month. My lan...

  • Paying utility bill when moving out in Renting Questions

    When i want to move out it'll be 1-2 weeks after the last utility bill (direct debit), so there will remain 1-2 weeks unpaid. Do i have to read the meter on the move out day to inform the supplier (Electric Ireland) ? also do i...

  • Renting in Renting Questions

    Moved into a new apartment in January, to share with 2 other housemates. No contract signed, pay on the 20th of every month. Get on great with both housemates, or so I thought. Received a phonecall from the landlord recent...

  • Long Term Domestic Leasing Query in Renting Questions

    General query for this site - does anyone know if there is such a thing as long term domestic leases for Tenants such as 15 - 20 years? I know this is done in other countries such as Germany and Spain. I live in kilkenny and want ...

  • Renting question re changing over of electricity bills? in Renting Questions

    Hi everyone! Just a little background info - I have used a letting agent to pick my last tenants and my current tenants, everything was fine with the last tenants(who unfortunately moved to to uk for work reasons) and I have...

  • Returning to Dublin to rent. Budget of 1200e. How Long will I be waiting? Also will evidence of per in Renting Questions

    Hi, I\'m an Irish woman currently living in Belgium with my partner and we are both hoping to return to live in Dublin in late summer before I start a work contract. We are hoping to rent a house/studio/apartment f...

  • Notice period and changing of mind about it in Renting Questions

    Hello, I need to have some informations about my renting. I have a contract of rent from the 17th of January 2014 of 1 year. I gave to my landlord a notice period by email because I had been forced from my company to go abro...

  • MisInformed by Agent in Renting Questions

    Hi My girlfriend and I viewed a house last week and we explained to the letting agent that I needed broadband for my work and was there a phone line into the house, he told us there was. We decided to take the property and p...

  • Price per unit electricity? in Renting Questions

    Hi, I am in a rented studio. I have to pay for my electricity to the landlord. He is charging me 30 cents/unit. Is 30 cents/unit the usual price in dublin for electricity? Sincerely, Th anks

  • leaving lease a month early in Renting Questions

    Hi. I am just coming to the end of ablwase (due to end at the end of April) and I have been having issues during my entire term with the estate agent handling the property. They have made things very difficult for us anf im curr...

  • Misappropriation of Rent Allowance in Renting Questions

    I am in the process of evicting a tenant over rent arrears. She is in receipt of rent allowance and following communication with the CWO I know she is still in receipt of RA - there was a break in payments to her but they have si...

  • rent allowance in Renting Questions

    Can a separated father get a full rent allowance rate for a 2bed property, so his child can stay overnight or weekends?

  • Notice after 3 years renting. in Renting Questions

    Hi, I was wondering how much notice we should be given after renting for 3 years? Our landlord wants to move back to the house and we've been here 3 years since January. She gave us 4 weeks notice from yesterday but I ...

  • Notice after 3 years renting. in Renting Questions

    Hi, I was wondering how much notice we should be given after renting for 3 years? Our landlord wants to move back to the house and we've been here 3 years since January. She gave us 4 weeks notice from yesterday but I ...

  • Poor tendant in Renting Questions

    Hi All, Am new to Ireland and am not part of Ireland citizenship. I rented one house which was given a pathetic experience My main concern is room heating, the electric heater which was lying there is not at all...

  • Best Rental Area In Cork City in Renting Questions

    BEST RENTAL AREA IN CORK CITY Can any tell me what the best rental area in cork city, I am looking a buying a house as an investment (for rental) and am a bit out of touch at the moment with the rental scene in cork city as I have ...

  • Ras in Renting Questions

    Hi. How can I find a 3 bedroom house on the RAS scheme. I\'ve been given less than 2months to look for one or else I\'ll be removed from the council housing list.Daft doesn\'t seem to have any property for RAS rental. a...

  • Lease dilemma in Renting Questions

    Hi all, I need some advice. I signed a 1 year lease along with two friends last Monday and on that very Friday my company told me theyre shipping me off to Belgium for a full year. The way I see it is I have two options. I ...

  • American moving to Dublin in Renting Questions

    We are relocation to Dublin area from the US and have questions on lettings. 1. Do most lettings require first and last months rent? Security deposit? 2. Since we have owned a home in the US how would we provide refer...