The Future of the Private Rented Sector ... Policy proposals for the Programme for Government

The Future of the Private Rented Sector ...



We are concerned about the long-term implications of the COVID-19 crisis for the entire housing system and the rented sector in particular. The potential for long-term indebtedness amongst tenants is a real risk and may result in significant levels of eviction once the emergency measures cease. The importance of a moving toward an affordable rental model of housing is also stressed.

This discussion document sets out our housing priorities for the new Government