Rent Prices At An All-Time High

Rent Prices At An All-Time High
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

22 Aug 2017

Rent prices in Dublin are now 20% higher than their peak in the Celtic Tiger.

The latest survey from Daft.ie shows the average price for a house to rent in the capital now stands at €1,700

That's much higher than the national average, which is up 12% at €1,159 and to compare to other cities, the average price of rent in Limerick is €919.

The report also suggests the number of properties available to rent has fallen to it's lowest level since records began.

Author of the report, Ronan Lyons, says it highlights how tough the market is at the moment: