Rent Register Won’t Benefit The Midlands

Written 3 months ago by Newsroom


A Westmeath auctioneer is questioning whether a ‘rent register’ is fully thought through.

Andrew Duncan has been reacting to a Residential Tenancies Board proposal to compile and publish the average price of rents in each area, with cabinet to discuss the issue later.

Mr Duncan says transparency is a step in the right direction but might fall foul to new EU data protection legislation from next month.

He believes it may not be as beneficial for the Midlands: