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Submissions from 2016

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Beware Profit-Driven Lobbyists When it Comes to Housing Policy, Lorcan Sirr

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Bring Back State-Run Social Housing, Lorcan Sirr

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Building Regulations are in a Terrible State, but I Have a Solution, Lorcan Sirr

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Complicated Ideology is Costing the State its Social Housing., Lorcan Sirr

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Coveney Must grasp the Nettle of a Flawed Housing Report, Lorcan Sirr

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Deposit Scheme is Welcome — but We’re Still Playing Catch-up, Lorcan Sirr

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Don’t Try to Inflate House Prices for the Benefit of the Banks, Lorcan Sirr

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Environment Department Doesn’t Have a Clue on Housing, Lorcan Sirr

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Eroding Planning Powers Leaves us at the Mercy of the Market, Lorcan Sirr

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European Road Trip Reveals Housing Sectors United by Strife, Lorcan Sirr

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First-Time Buyers’ Grant is for the Developers’ Back Pocket, Lorcan Sirr

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Generation Rent Needs Grown-Up Housing Guidelines Now, Lorcan Sirr

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Help-to-buy Scheme is Detached From How we Really Live, Lorcan Sirr

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How Failings in Policy Making Give us Plenty to Worry About, Lorcan Sirr

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If We’re Playing by the Rules, it has to be a Good Game, Lorcan Sirr

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Let’s Stop Calling This a Crisis and Start Building More Homes, Lorcan Sirr

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Low-Cost Housing is Possible Only if we Prioritise Value for Money, Lorcan Sirr

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My Manifesto for a Bold Housing Policy that We Can Build On, Lorcan Sirr

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No Landlord Exodus but Still the Same old Eviction Problems, Lorcan Sirr

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Politicians Turn a Deaf Ear to Planning and Housing problems, Lorcan Sirr

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Rental Sector Reform Must Look at the European Dimension, Lorcan Sirr

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Room for Improvement in Kelly’s End-of-Term Report Card, Lorcan Sirr

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Small Housesholds Left out in Cold by One-Size-Fits-All Policy, Lorcan Sirr

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State Must play to Crowd on Renting or Face the Consequences, Lorcan Sirr

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Stumbling Block of Social Housing Stalls O’Devaney Gardens, Lorcan Sirr

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That’s Enough Talking, Let’s Have a Proper Plan for Housing, Lorcan Sirr

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The Future Looks Precarious for New Breed of Long-Term Renters, Lorcan Sirr

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The State Needs to Supply its own Housing — to save Money, Lorcan Sirr

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Time for a Fresh Look at Housing as EU Report Shames Ireland, Lorcan Sirr

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Time to Monitor Airbnb’s Impact on Dublin’s Housing Crisis, Lorcan Sirr

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To Solve Housing Crisis, we Must get over our Problem With Cities, Lorcan Sirr

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To Tackle the Housing Crisis, we Need to Talk About Ownership, Lorcan Sirr

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Want to end Rental Bias? Start Building More Social Housing., Lorcan Sirr

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We Must Count on Policy Change to Halt Obsolete Housing Rate, Lorcan Sirr

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We Should Heed Research into What’s Happening in Rural Areas, Lorcan Sirr

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Where is the Realism in the State’s ‘Hotchpotch’ Programme?, Lorcan Sirr

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You Can Forget About a Housing Recovery With our Skills Drain, Lorcan Sirr

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You’ll Like the Tenancies bill and Poppintree Build, but not a lot, Lorcan Sirr

Submissions from 2015

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Can’t Buy, Don’t Want to Rent? The Catalans have a Third Option, Lorcan Sirr

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Developers Hold Keys to Supply but They Can’t Control Demand, Lorcan Sirr

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Harnessing the Power of Data Can Help Solve our Housing Needs, Lorcan Sirr

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Let’s Look to UK to Solve Problems of our Ageing Population, Lorcan Sirr

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Live in the Sticks if you Want but the Cost of Services will Soar, Lorcan Sirr

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Opportunity Knocks for Developers to Meet Students’ Demands, Lorcan Sirr

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Our Reliance on Family for Housing Support Won’t last Forever, Lorcan Sirr

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Rent Controls are very Different from the Forbidden Freeze, Lorcan Sirr

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Squeeze on Space Lifts Profit but Shrinks Living Standards, Lorcan Sirr

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We Can’t Expect ‘the market’ to Provide a Housing Policy, Lorcan Sirr

Submissions from 2014

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Mortgage Clampdown Propsosals will have Serious Knock-on Effects, Lorcan Sirr

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Private Rented Sector in Urgent Need of Reform, Lorcan Sirr

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Six Things That Need to Change in Ireland's Rental Market, Lorcan Sirr

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We Need a Coherent Policy to Guide Housing in Ireland, Lorcan Sirr

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Ireland's Residential Rental Market Needs a Massive Shake-up, Lorcan Sirr and Tom Dunne

Submissions from 2013

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A Meaningful Housing Policy Would Deal with Defautling Landlords and At-Risk Tenants, Lorcan Sirr and Tom Dunne

Submissions from 2012

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Planning Ahead Takes the Pain Out of Growing Old, Lorcan Sirr

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Six Reasons Why the Property Market will be Slow to Recover, Lorcan Sirr

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We Need a More Professional Rental Market, Lorcan Sirr

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What Kind of Residential Property Market do we Really Want?, Lorcan Sirr

Submissions from 2011

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Time to Make Renting a Long-Term Housing Choice, Lorcan Sirr

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Looking After the Best Interests of Dublin Must be Top Priority, Lorcan Sirr and Conor Skehan

Submissions from 2010

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Ghost Estates will Haunt us for Years, Lorcan Sirr

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The Future is Urban, where ‘Up Mayo’ Politics just won’t do, Lorcan Sirr and Conor Skehan

Submissions from 2009

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Property Price Data Would Stop Values Based on Sentiment, Lorcan Sirr

Submissions from 2008

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Look after the risks, ask the right questions – and know how to get out, Lorcan Sirr

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High-rise as only Answer is Tall Tale, Lorcan Sirr and Conor Skehan

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Planning for a Future that is Going to Happen, not Against it, Lorcan Sirr and Conor Skehan

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Proactive Planning Will Make Most of Regional Differences, Lorcan Sirr and Conor Skehan

Submissions from 2007

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Time for Real Values on Commercial Property, Lorcan Sirr

Submissions from 2006

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Cop-on to the Risks of Buying Abroad, Lorcan Sirr