Housing crisis Archive

Budget response

When it comes to solving the housing crisis, the Help to Buy Scheme will be of little help.

Impact of the housing crisis on children

June Tinsley of Barnardos says the housing crisis is causing massive problems for children and that they feel all the stress that adults do.

Rent certainty and its role in preventing homelessness

Niamh Randall says that to stem homelessness, we need to keep people in the homes they already have.

Only thing certain… is uncertainty

A strong economic recovery could be hit by Brexit, but there are also scenarios where Ireland will benefit strongly. Either way, housing issues remain a huge social concern and a potential barrier to economic growth, says TOM DUNNE.

Housing myths – the discomfort of thought

CONOR SKEHAN sets out to dispel some of the myths around the housing crisis.