Housing investors warn rent caps are creating ‘stranded assets’

A report by the Department of Finance has said funding from the private sector will need to dramatically increase for Ireland to reach 50,000 homes a year

The findings were included in a new report by the department that sought feedback from lenders, developers and investors on the availability of finance for residential development

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• Why investors and developers believe rent caps are limiting ESG action

• How much officials expect it to cost to build 50,000 homes a year - and the gap in state funding