Survey: Rent in cities on the up

As students receive college offers this morning, a new survey has shown they may find it difficult to find rental accommodation.

The survey from Daft.ie shows that rental costs are on the increase in Ireland's major cities.

Average rents in Dublin have risen by 2% in the last year, while in Cork they are up 1.7% and in Galway prices are also marginally higher.

Outside the cities though, rents are down year-on-year by up to 3.5%.


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