Barking up the right tree: pet-friendly rental schemes

Developers are responding to the growing need for pet-friendly rental accommodation by developing ‘pet-centric’ apartments

24th January, 2021
Barking up the right tree: pet-friendly rental schemes
Clancy Quay in Dublin 8 and Knockrabo in Goatstown, Dublin 14, have adopted pet-friendly policies with apartments reserved for pet owners

For most pet owners, their furry four-legged friends are a part of their family, and their home – rented or otherwise – isn’t complete without them.

Historically, private landlords have for the most part seen it differently – citing myriad reasons against permitting them stay, such as damage to furniture and carpets, a lack of open space and potential noise complaints.

As a result, finding a pet-friendly apartment complex can be challenging for...

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