Rogue landlords now face €15k fines and prison terms under planned crackdown

Housing Minister receives Cabinet approval to draw up the new Residential Tenancies Bill Planned law would make it a criminal offence to breach the 4pc rent increase limit in pressure zones Murphy hopes bill can be passed before the summer recess New moves on landlords: Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy.  Rogue landlords are set to face […]

Millennials ‘don’t have the same desire for long-term security’, says former BoI boss Richie Boucher

Moving on: Richie Boucher now works for Fairfax.  Former Bank of Ireland boss Richie Boucher has said today’s young people do not view home ownership as the ultimate life goal that has long dominated their parents’ generation. Speaking to the Sunday Independent, Mr Boucher said: “When we grew up it was: ‘get a job, get […]