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Tenant Rights

In Association with:
The National Housing Organisation
www.threshold.ie
  • Changes to appeal in front of PRTB/rent increas in Tenant Rights

    Hey everyone, we got a notice of rent increase from 1120 euro to 1320 euro for a 2 bedroom, 1 bath, 50qm apartment, in Dublin 1, Capel Street Area. I checked PRTB rent report and a rent was stated for a city centre apa...

  • Apartment not cleaned by previous tenants in Tenant Rights

    I know there are a few landlords reading and replying to these discussions, so I wanted to check what to do. Moved in to new accommodation a couple of weeks ago. When moving in, everything looked fine enough. After all,...

  • Deposit refunded when not under a contract in Tenant Rights

    Hello. I can't find any solid answers anywhere so I thought I'd give this a shot. Here's the deal. I was in a year long lease which came to an end. I asked to do a month to month after that as I was shopping for a house and they agre...

  • Problems in Tenant Rights

    Hi two problems I\'m currently living in a council house in the east end of Clare with my brother and two other people through the RAS Scheme. Three weeks ago, my brother decided to tear down the built in wardrobe in his ...

  • Landlord withholding overpayed rent in Tenant Rights

    After renting a property from a housing association for 10 we decided to move to a bigger house, unknown to us at the time we had overpayed the rent by 395, the housing assoc did a maintenance report and decided that we were ...

  • Signed lease and house now up for sale?!! in Tenant Rights

    Hi, I have just signed a Fixed Term Lease Agreement in the last week which commences on 08th Sept. I have just found out via daft.ie that the Landlord has put the property on the market. For a number of reasons, I do not wish to ...

  • landlord hasnt signed lease yet, can I leave? in Tenant Rights

    Hi, I recently moved into an apartment, gave the letting agent the deposit and half a months rent to bring me up to the end of this month, and signed the lease (both copies, one for the landlord one for myself), but since then ...

  • problem during tenancy in Tenant Rights

    I brought some issues and problem to your notice and your suggestion /opinion is required in this regard. We are facing multiple problem in the house and informed our landlord/agent but they paid no heed to our basic prob...

  • Landlord notice in Tenant Rights

    The exact requirements of Landlord lease notice period requirements after a Part 4 tenancy has expired (after 4 years) are not clear to me. Has anyone got experience of this? The scenario is a flat share of 3 overseas ...

  • Renting in Tenant Rights

    Hi there, I am wondering f you could help me. So I was away for the summer and I am moving in with 3 other girls. We are all professionals. So I never viewed the house but assumed the 2 girls that viewed the house would pick...

  • Security Deposit Increase in Tenant Rights

    Can a landlord increase a security deposit? We are about to sign a lease for year 3 but the landlord wants us to pay an additional 250 to our security deposit. The rent is increasing by 200 per month. Is he allowed do this?

  • Expired lease: rent increase during middle term in Tenant Rights

    Hello, our landlord never renewed our lease after the first year expired last January 2014. He increased our rent last April, now I'm thinking maybe he could not have done this before January 2015? After reading a ...

  • Supplying appliances in Tenant Rights

    I have been renting a 2 bed apartment from my current landlord since November 2013. We actually go through a letting agency rather than direct communication with the landlord. The apartment has carpet in one of the bedro...

  • Tenant Subletting in Tenant Rights

    1. aWhat is process of sub-letting an apartment on daft or the PRTB? 1 b. Has anyone got advice in Ireland? 2. There seem to be more vacant properties in Dublin airport area, yet the landlords are demanding more rent?...

  • Apartment Flooding in Tenant Rights

    In the case where an apartment floods due to no fault of the tenants but to do with the structure of the building and the tenants have to evacuate for over 2 weeks. What are the tenants entitled to by means of rent reimburseme...

  • Illegal eviction in Tenant Rights

    Hi guys, I got evicted recently at 48 hours notice and looking for some advise. I was renting the property off my mother and father. I was basically paying the mortgage and keeping the house, paying property taxes and ...

  • What portion of a deposit should we expect back in Tenant Rights

    Renting since July 2012, paid 1000.00 deposit and hope to move out January 2014 with giving the usual 56 days notice in writing. What portion of the deposit should we expect back if there is the following small damages...

  • Giving notice when landlord hasnt given me a new contract to sign..... in Tenant Rights

    Hello all, I am renting a house for the past two years, however my landlord never gave me a new lease after year one.... does this mean, I can just give 28 days notice to vacate and still get whatever portion of my deposit is due...

  • How many days the tenant has to move out of the apartment? in Tenant Rights

    Hi, I have been renting an apartment for more than 5 years. One year lease was signed only for the first year. After five years and one month of living there, I have received a 28 days notice from the real estate agency that ...

  • Rent increase... in Tenant Rights

    I am renting my current place for 2 and a half years. My landlord informed me of increase in rent, due in the next few weeks. However, the rent increase is 350 per MONTH! Is this legal? What rights do I have? My lease has not be...

  • Landlord on foreclosure, bank not willing to return a deposit after moving out in Tenant Rights

    Hi, we were renting an apartment for half year, when we got a letter from the bank that they are taking over the property and appointing the agency to look after it from now on. We paid couple of months rent to the new agen...

  • Termination of Lease Contract in Tenant Rights

    The landlord terminates the contract in 35 days do we have to pay these last days of rent? And can we ask for an extension number of days to stay until we find a new home to move in?

  • Advice on rights under fixed term lease where house is sale agreed? in Tenant Rights

    I hope someone here can help me, please. We've been renting the same property for about 2.5 years (renewing fixed term leases every year, the last renewal was signed this year, so not part 4). We knew the property was on...

  • Verbal agreeement - deposit and damage to the flat? in Tenant Rights

    Hello, I have been sharing a flat with another person for one year now, and I am about to move out. This person is not the owner of the flat but just a tenant, the flat itself is owned by an agency, and I rented a room there. As...

  • Tenants right landlord facing foreclosure in Tenant Rights

    Hi, We have been renting our house for one year now. And we just found out that our landlord was facing foreclosure because of non re payment of her mortgage . The landlord don\'t answer her phone anymore and we don...