Public Meeting – Demand Council and Affordable Housing Now

DEMAND PUBLIC & AFFORDABLE HOUSING The Housing and homelessness crisis is spiraling out of control. It affects not only the most vulnerable, but hundreds of thousands of working people and students, who simply cannot afford rents and house prices. Some...

18th January 2018

Vulture Funds evict residents in Dun Laoghaire

Richard Boyd Barrett is working with residents of 17 apartments in Dún Laoghaire in Dublin have been told by their landlords – two global investment funds – that they have to vacate the property within weeks Under the Residential Tenancies...

4th August 2017

New figures of over 7000 now homeless- The governments housing plan is a total failure.

Sickening news this morning that homeless figures have increased yet again to over 7000 (including 2500 children). When I raised it with the Minister – all we get is the same old platitudes which will mean the next figures will...

26th January 2017

Meeting to plan campaign for more local authority housing on public and NAMA development sites in Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown

People Before Profit host public meeting to plan campaign for more local authority housing on public and NAMA development sites in Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown, as housing and homelessness continues to spiral out of control. Coveney Housing plan will not deliver urgently needed...

24th October 2016

People Before Profit councillor demands public housing for new Priory Hall development

Ahead of this evening’s meeting of Dublin City Council, Cllr John Lyons, on behalf of the People Before Profit Alliance, has submitted an emergency motion in response to a proposal from city officials to sell on the private owner-occupier market...

5th September 2016