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Social Forum (Dafties)

  • RAS Scheme or 2nd Mortgage to get our of Horror Estate in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi there. I bought a Duplex in Limerick back in 2007, and since then I have tried selling it, but its in Neg Eqty. Myself and my future husband want to move out of this particular area, as a few of the homes/duplex/apts have be...

  • Deposit query! in Social Forum (Dafties)

    We are moving out of our current house on the 3rd June and the estate agent has said she will be checking the house on this day for any damage/wear and tear. This is ok but the thing i have a problem with is she will then revert to ...

  • Council housing Co.Kildare? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hello I wondering if is difficult to get council house in co.kildare I'm disable person living in share accommodation at the moment but because my disease is progressing is getting harder to use stairs going up and d...

  • Will my tenants rent allowance affect my dole income? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi Im a new landlord renting out my spare room. I currently get two day dole a week as i work three days. I had a tenant view the room and wants to take it but he will be on rent allowance for two months or so. So i will have to regist...

  • skivvy in Social Forum (Dafties)

    my land lord keeps ringing me or his wife to do things in house which i dont get paid for like weeding like front of house letting in painters .ect . my rent is paid and up to date also rings me when i am in bed as i do shift work

  • deposits in Social Forum (Dafties)

    hi im a landlord , my tenents have decided they have to leave due to financal reasons, they gave us 700 deposit & are looking for some of it back, we went down to collect keys for te day & didnt get to leave for 10 days there was th...

  • Can anybody recommend a good estate agent to manage a property in Balbriggan in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hello I am an overseas landlord and am renting my house through an Estate Agent in Balbriggan. I am not happy with their service for the following reasons: * They have the tenant paying the rent directly to my bank ...

  • nppr charge/estate agents in Social Forum (Dafties)

    as a homeowner i wanted to sell my 3 bed home and downsize, i let my home for 1 year to move to a one bed apartment to see if i could adjust to apartment living, having never let my home before i got myself a estate agent to advise me...

  • Do Real Estate Agent want to sell their houses? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I am trying to buy a house in Dublin and therefore I have money in cash to pay, but selling agents so far contacted are unwilling to do their job and are just limited to their working hours. For example, I am working monday...

  • unreasonable and ignorant landlords in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I looked at a 4 bed unfurnished house in co clare. the rent was 600 ,,i offered 650 in the hope that i would secure it. The house was a bit grotty,,carpets needed cleaning and all the rooms needed painting,,i would have been h...

  • breaking a fixed term lease in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi I need advice, I am rent a house to a group of non irish tenants. They signed a 12 month lease with a fixed term and no break clause. They have sent me an e-mail informing that they have decided to go home. And that they do ...

  • mortgage in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I would be very grateful for any advice.I have a mortgage for 220,000.Ive just retired and received a lumpsum.I have no other savings and since the mortgage is in negative equity and is costing 1500 a month,I was wondering...

  • Rent Allowance lowered. in Social Forum (Dafties)

    I have now noticed that rent allowance has been lowered but landlords are not lowering their prices but still advertising rent allowance accepted. I cannot find many 1 bedroom properties to rent for the 475e rent allowa...

  • WANTED house to rent in Castlewarren Co. Kilkenny in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Looking for house to rent long-term in Castlewarren Co. Kilkenny. If anyone knows any houses available or if anyone trying to sell would consider renting in the meantime it would be appreciated. Thanks!

  • getting out of relationahip in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi there, any advise would be good. I'm in a bad relationship for 6 yrs. I have a 3 yr old too. We need to leave but finances which I dont have are restricting us. He owns the house so we leave with nothing. How do I get assist...

  • Can I Move From England To Ireland Without Problems With Housing And Welfare? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi there, Just need some help and info...i currently live in London, i am a single mother to a 2 year year old boy. I have no more family here as my father and sister moved to Ireland after my grandfather died. My father,...

  • switching savings to Northern Ireland in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Ok its not quite a property question, but with a view to saving towards getting our dream property/escaping our NE in the future, anybody any opinion on taking savings out of BOI in the Republic and putting them in a deposit...

  • Rent Supplement no longer to be available to new rent tenants? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Rumour has it that Rent Supplement will no longer be available for tenants moving into new accomodation. New tenants will have to rely on their local Council for housing. RS will only be paid to existing tenants who lose t...

  • Average pay in the Private sector v Public sector in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Here is an interesting article which documents how the slaves in the private sector get screwed by the insiders: How can the below be just ified when we are borrowing 20 billion a year??????, is this some kind of sick jo...

  • Bondholder glee in Social Forum (Dafties)

    725m was given to bond holders last week. 700m to be taken from Social Welfare next month. Hmmm.... Looks like a case of creating glee abroad while increasing misery at home. Priorities... ?? Could someo...

  • Admin fee in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Is it usual that an estate agent charge an 'admin' fee??? I have found an apt to rent through and agency and only when I got the place they told me I have to pay 40 Euro admin fee. Surely this is not right? My potential landlord s...

  • Noisy Neighbours in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Noisy Neighbours I am looking for some badly needed help!! The neighbours who live next door to me are a family of 2 adults and 4 children who are noisy beyond belief. The spend their time constantly shouting at ea...

  • Refusal to give back deposit in Social Forum (Dafties)

    We moved into a property on 1st May 2009 and stayed until 13 September 2011. we originally had a 1 year contract that was not renewed. We gave the landlord 1 month's notice on 13th Aug and moved out on 13 Sep 11. The landlord ow...

  • Will The bank let me swap my property? in Social Forum (Dafties)

    House Swap Can I swap my property for another property? My property is heavily mortgaged. The one I want to swap with has no mortgage. Will the bank swap my mortgage onto the other property? I have a tracker and would lo...

  • Desperate For Detached House In East Meath in Social Forum (Dafties)

    Hi i am looking for a detached property in laytown, bettystown, mornington, donacarney, duleek, south drogheda area to rent. We would love a long term agreement for the right house. PLease is anyone knows anyone emig...