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Only 14% of people renting by choice, Threshold survey finds

A new Threshold survey has revealed that while the majority of renters would prefer to own their own home in five years' time, very...

Income threshold for Housing Adaptation & Housing Aid grants to be reviewed

An East Galway TD has welcomed a commitment by the Minister for Housing to review the grant limits and income threshold for Housing Adaptation...

Rent Pressure Zone rules not being adhered to in Galway Threshold warns

Rent pressure zone rules are simply not being adhered to in Galway housing charity Threshold has said. After the publication of the latest Daft.ie Q1...

Threshold got almost 200 calls from Galway in 2020 about landlords withholding deposits

Almost 200 people in Galway called the housing charity Threshold about being unable to get their rental deposits back last year. Galway City and County...

Threshold responds to over 5,000 webchat queries in six months

The national housing charity Threshold has dealt with more than 5,000 webchat queries since it first introduced that service six months ago. During the COVID-19...

Threshold highlights spike in cost of a room in Galway City

The lack of one-bedroom accommodation, and the exodus of workers from Dublin due to COVID-19, have contributed to a major spike in rental prices...

Galway had Ireland’s 2nd highest level of calls to Threshold over Christmas

The National Housing Charity Threshold has reported that Galway had the second highest level of calls seeking their assistance over Christmas week. Threshold has said...

Warning as con artists attempt to access homes by posing as charity reps

Several 'serious incidents' have been reported in the West whereby individuals posing as housing charity representatives have attempted to gain access to homes and...

Stronger controls on short-term rentals welcomed by housing charity

National housing charity Threshold has welcomed the Government's decision to curb short-term letting of non-principal private residences in Rent Pressure Zones (RPZs).  The plans mean...

€400k townhouse up for grabs in fundraiser raffle

A fundraiser raffle for My Lovely Horse Rescue will give away a townhouse in Dublin this month worth over €400,000, with tickets costing only...

Rental crisis in West at crisis point says charity

National housing charity Threshold has said that yesterday's Daft report shows that the levels of increase in western counties has reached a crisis point. The...

Galway Senator welcomes SUSI grant increases

A Galway Senator has said that changes made to the SUSI grant scheme will result in "significant improvements" for third level students. Applications are now...

New Bishop of Galway calls for “bridges not barriers”

The new Bishop of Galway Michael Duignan said that it was inevitable that there would be a "smaller faithful community" in Ireland, but that...

Major Galway employer produces 100 millionth camera in Tuam

The massive Valeo manufacturing facility in Tuam has hit a major milestone after years of growth, producing its 100 millionth camera. The Tuam factory, which...

Anonymous €1.5 million charity bequest to deliver social housing in Galway

More than 30 new social housing units will be delivered by charities in Galway thanks to a €1.5 million anonymous donation. Threshold and the Peter...

Landlords’ short-term rental greed exacerbating the housing crisis

National housing charity Threshold has criticised the rise in short-term rental properties for holidaymakers in Galway city as the housing crisis continues to wreak...

Government must make work more financially beneficial says Galway TD

The Government has a responsibility to ensure that workers are incentivised to return to the workforce, a Galway TD has said. Galway East TD Seán...

Govt must ensure workers are incentivised to return to work – TD

Galway East TD Seán Canney has called on the Government to ensure that workers are incentivised to return to the workforce. The Independent TD said...

Plans submitted to county council for back-up power plant

A planning application has bene made to Galway County Council for a back-up gas power plant between Loughrea and Portumna. EP Energy Developments is seeking...

Sex offenders shouldn’t have the right to be forgotten – Naughten

Sex offenders shouldn't be able to scrub evidence of their crimes from the internet, or evade monitoring by changing their names. That was the view...

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