Expert witness: Joint Oireachtas Housing Committee, January 2018

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Title: Expert witness: Joint Oireachtas Housing Committee, January 2018
Authors: Hegarty, Orla
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Date: 26-Jan-2018
Online since: 2019-11-28T15:10:56Z
Abstract: Existing buildings are the most readily available, cheapest, quickest and most sustainable source of housing supply in the short term. In addition to 183,000 vacant dwellings recorded in Census 20161, there were more than 28,000 vacant commercial addresses in mid 2017, a national vacancy rate of 13.5%; parts of Dublin city have very high vacancy rates with over 18% in Dublin 2 and 13% in Dublin.
Type of material: Technical Report
Keywords: Urban housingVacant buildingsBureaucracyDraft legislation
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Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy Research Collection

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