14th June 2021 | Housing, Press Releases

Housing for all: the Green solution


Ireland’s housing crisis has been intensifying for years, putting ordinary homes out of the reach of ordinary people. But what is the key to making housing affordable, bringing rents down and guaranteeing homes for all?

Watch Dublin Bay South byelection candidate and Councillor for Dublin South East Inner City, Claire Byrne, Green Party Housing Spokesperson Francis Duffy TD, MEP for Dublin Ciarán Cuffe, and Dutch MEP Kim Van Sparrentak talk green solutions –  including making cost-rental the norm in Ireland, definitions of affordable housing from around Europe, and how we make our cities truly liveable.

What is Cost Rental and why are we so sure it’s the key to solving Ireland’s housing crisis?