Rents rising in Dublin and Cork

Rents rising in Dublin and Cork

Residential rents are on the rise again in Ireland's biggest cities, a report has found today.

The latest report by the property website Daft.ie has found that rents in parts of Dublin and Cork are now 3% higher than this time last year.

However, rents are continuing to fall in other parts of the country by an average by 3-4%.

Waterford has seen a 6% drop in rents.

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