State’s largest landlord: lower standards and we will deliver new homes

housing industry experts warn that loosening regulations will lead to an overall decline in housing standards

28th January, 2018
Ires chief executive David Ehrlich

The state’s largest landlord is increasing the pressure on Minister for Housing Eoghan Murphy to change apartment standards and planning rules, telling him that its investors are “struggling to understand why the Irish planning system continues to frustrate and impede rapid delivery of residential developments”.

In a letter sent after an investor roadshow last September, Ires Reit said that lowering building standards for apartments would “in many cases make the difference...

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: Britain’s tough talking on Northern Ireland protocol conceals a crumbling mess

Brexit Susan O'Keeffe 2 days ago

Analysis: Brisbane secures 2032 Olympics but host cities rarely win long-term

Sport Emmet Ryan 3 days ago

Analysis: Jeff Bezos’s trip to space manages to be both historic and somewhat dull

Technology Emmet Ryan 4 days ago

Analysis: Business insurance is still profitable, contrary to industry group’s claims