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.
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.
Dublin Airport has been named the 10th best airport in the world, according to a survey conducted by 65,000 customers.
Around 500,000 self-employed people are due to receive free dental benefits for the first time this week, through new measure introduced by the Department of Social Protection.
Apple’s iOS 10.3 update is officially rolling out today, following seven beta releases of the update which were trailed over the last number of months.
A new 12-sided gold coin will be circulated in Britain today. The coin features symbols of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.