Housing Immigrants living 45 to 1 house

Migration Facts Ireland

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Immigrant Tenements Dublin 2016: 45 people living in five-bed property in Dublin, one shower.
  • Each person understood to be paying €200 rent per month cash-in-hand
  • Tenants are mostly students or low-income workers
  • Three toilets between 45 people
  • Up to 10 people in some rooms and 'no contracts signed'
A BUILDING located in the heart of Dublin's Temple Bar is being rented to up to 45 people - and it is understood they are each paying €200 per month cash to live there.
The property has been rented out since the beginning of the year - and has had a steady turnover of renters, mainly students and low-income workers.