The misleading narrative of the greedy landlord
A tenant’s tragic tale tends to become the only ‘fact’ that matters, despite the many other issues at play
A common narrative, in particular among the often misguided political left in Ireland, is that landlords are fundamentally greedy and desirous of breaking the backs of the people they house in order to enrich themselves.
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