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Ó Cuív, Éamon

Wednesday, 11 December 2019

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Tenant Purchase Scheme

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: his plans to change the conditions of the tenant purchase incremental scheme 2016 due to the small take-up of the scheme; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

The incremental tenant purchase scheme of 2016 is a total failure because a very small number of houses is being purchased. Houses cannot even be purchased when somebody can put the total purchase...More Button

The Minister of State says the scheme suits many people. How many houses have been sold to tenants since the inception of the scheme in 2016? Can the Minister of State confirm that there is an in...More Button

I am glad the Minister of State clarified that where a couple is on the State contributory pension, or perhaps two State contributory pensions, their other income is regarded as secondary and they ...More Button

Tenant Purchase Scheme (Continued)

We need to nail that issue today, because it is one of the most common queries we receive about this scheme. Some people have the money, one way or another, to pay for and buy the house. The logi...More Button

Planning Guidelines

Asked the Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government: when he plans to introduce new rural housing guidelines in view of the Flemish Decree judgment of the European Court of Justice; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button