‘Granny flat grant’ group distances itself from Independent Alliance

3rd March, 2019

A Dermot Bannon-endorsed not-for-profit, which led the proof-of-concept pilot for the ‘granny flat grant’, immediately distanced itself from the Independent Alliance when the political group floated their pre-budget plan to incentivise elderly homeowners to downsize.

In correspondence with the Department of Housing, obtained by this newspaper under the Freedom of Information Act, Ava Housing raised concerns that the Independent Alliance was “misrepresenting a very carefully thought out scheme”.

Michelle Moore, the...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Currency

What's Included

With any subscription you will have access to

  • 971569B3-2C5E-4C45-B798-CEADE16987A8

    Unlimited multi-device access to our iPad, iPhone and Android Apps

  • 099C8662-C57C-42F2-9426-F2F90DF17C8F

    Unlimited access to our eReader library

  • 198AE43B-B9CF-4892-8769-D63C2104BA08

    Exclusive daily insight and opinion seven days a week

  • D8F37B78-25E4-4E4A-A376-4F5789B1564A

    Create alerts to never miss a subject that matters to you

  • B15F2521-37CD-4E02-B898-730A20D39F7F

    Get access to exclusive offers for subscribers on gifts and experiences

  • A564FE02-1AB8-4579-AF9D-BA32A2E5ACA7

    Get content from Business Post, Business Post Magazines, Connected, Tatler and Food & Wine

Share this post

Related Stories

Susan O’Keeffe: Sinn Féin ready to turn the screw on weakened coalition

Politics Susan O'Keeffe 21 hours ago

Companies must employ the right technologies to unlock the true potential of hybrid work

Analysis: Can Sinn Féin really deliver on the many promises it makes?

Politics Daniel Murray 2 days ago

Comment: Irish SMEs must innovate to thrive

SMEs Morgan Browne 2 days ago