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This report looks at trends in the Private Rented Sector (PRS) which is a critical part of the solution to the residential supply problems facing the Irish economy. The report highlights growth in numbers in rental accommodation; a critical shortage of rental properties and increased rents which are expected to curtail once new residential supply approaches underlying levels of demand.
The Irish economy continued to perform strongly in the first half of 2018, which in turn underpinned the Irish commercial and residential property markets. However, close attention will have to be paid on future market return. Returns broadly in line with the growth of the economy are sustainable - growth much higher wll be a cause for concern.