Locals-only rural housing rule will be lifted in wake of Flemish ECJ case

Locals-only rural housing rule will be lifted in wake of Flemish ECJ case
Fianna Fáil TD Dara Calleary said the rural housing guidelines needed to be changed to support “proper rural regeneration”.

Simon Coveney set to bring the country in line with EU’s ‘freedom of movement’ principles

The ‘locals-only’ rule for one-off housing in rural areas is set to be scrapped to comply with EU rules.

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