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€249 a week Student Accommodation criticised by DIT SU

A new development of student apartments in Dublin’s Liberties has been criticised for extorting students and taking advantage of the housing crisis as rents starting at €249 per week were announced to the press.

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11% rise in Dublin house prices: 3 bed semi averages @ €400k

Housing prices in Dublin have increased by 11% over the last year, according to the Real Estate Alliance. A three-bed semi-detached house in Dublin peaked average housing prices at €400,000, with the REA suggesting that this could be due to the Central Bank easing the restriction on lending for first-time buyers.