Trinity joins UCD and Daft.ie in a joint project for student beds

A new housing campaign launching today, will aim to encourage Dublin homeowners to let out spare rooms as digs by advertising the associated tax breaks.   Under Irish law, you can earn up to €14,000 in non-taxable income by letting empty rooms in your primary residence. The arrangement is not an official landlord- tenant agreement, […]

296 bed student accommodation to be constructed for 2018

A €43 million contract for the development of a 296 bed student residence was signed earlier today by BAM Ireland and Global Student Accommodation (GSA), and is expected to be completed by September 2018.   The residence, Uninest Mill II, will be located in Merchants Quay alongside another 400 bed student residence constructed by GSA. […]

The USI’s plan to tackle rent crisis

As part of their campaign for Homes-For-Study the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) recently wrote a submission to the Public Consultation outlining their strategy to combat the ongoing problems in the student private rental market. The USI have been a long advocate of affordable student accommodation in Ireland and with this submission, the union […]

Ireland’s student accomodation

     The enormous increase in the number of students in third level education over the past several decades and the rapid population growth in Irish cities have created a situation where there is fierce competition for space to live in Dublin and in other cities that host third level educational institutions throughout the country. […]

HEA report warns of worsening student housing crisis

Estimate points to a consistent shortage of over 25,000 each year for the next ten years.

College to build 2,000 student residences

Windmill Lane and Sir John Rogerson’s Quay have been named as possible sites for the accommodation.

Campus residents locked out in administrative blunder

Despite allegations of non-payment of rent, correct legal procedures appear not to have been followed.

Accommodation delay could see students housed in hotels

Construction was meant to finish in early August

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