A City of Housing Co-operatives – It Exists!

The Bronx in New York City might not be the first place you would think of in relation to co-operative housing. Specifically on this side of the Atlantic, we might consider the Netherlands, Sweden or Germany as key examples of the success of the co-operative housing movement. However, New York offers an insight into a ambitious project to develop a …

Thinking of housing? Think co-operative.

Many of us are all too familiar with the housing market in Ireland. Looking to rent or buy is a process that inflicts dread upon thousands every year across Ireland. With headlines swirling such as; Buying your first home: Tips to keep you sane through the process, House Hunting? Here Are Some Ways To Minimise The Stress Of Getting A …

Affordable Housing – What is it?

In the midst of the current housing crisis in Ireland, it is becoming increasingly apparent that housing affordability is of huge concern for many households. Currently, house prices in Ireland are growing at the fastest rate in Europe, with prices set to continue to increase by 8% in 2019, 7% in 2020 and 6% in 2021. We have seen an …

Why Young People Should Explore Housing Co-operatives

Housing in Ireland can be a difficult process for many, specifically for those seeking tenancies in the private rented sector. In Ireland, an estimated 63% of all rented housing is occupied by those aged between 18-34. Coinciding with this is a worrying upward trend in youth homelessness, with Focus Ireland estimating a 78% increase in homelessness of those aged between …

Why Ireland should make better use of co-operative housing

 There is no doubt that Ireland is facing some serious challenges when it comes to housing provision. A number of stakeholders are working to address this challenge, but with regard to Ireland, it’s important to take stock of the approach of our peers in Europe. In doing so, we can perhaps learn how we can provide quality housing here in …

What Are Housing Co-operatives?

Co-operatives — the term may well sound very familiar. We may idea of what they are and how they work, but what exactly is a housing co-operative? Do different models exist? What approaches to co-operative housing are there? What are the funding systems? Over the course of this article, we’ll aim to explain what exactly housing co-operatives are, how they …

Galway BMW

Galway (BMW) Regional Office Address: Unit 4 Doughiska Retail Centre, Doughiska, Galway H91 CK83 Contact 01 661 2877 [email protected]

Munster

Co-operative Housing Munster Address: Link Road Business Centre, Link Road, Ballincollig Co.Cork Contact 021 487 9010 [email protected]

Leinster

Co-operative Housing Leinster Address: Enniscorthy Enterprise & Technology Centre Limited, Milehouse Road,Enniscorthy Co.Wexford Contact 053 918 9034 [email protected]

St Finians

Address  St. Finian’s Childcare Service 22 St Finian’s Green Lucan Co.Dublin. Email    [email protected] Phone  01 610 8506              087 951 0055

Dublin North

Co-operative Housing Dublin North Address: 111 Newtown Court Malahide Road Dublin 17 Contact 01 867 5470 [email protected]

Brookview

Brookview Childcare Service Address: 9 Brookview Court Tallaght Dublin 24 Contact 01 413 9860 [email protected]

Dublin West

Co-operative Housing Dublin West Address: 123 Avondale Park Tyrrelstown Road Mulhuddart Dublin 15 Contact 01 640 3074 [email protected]

Dublin City

Co-operative Housing Dublin City Address: Block J Camac Crescent Turvey Avenue Inchicore Dublin 8 Contact 01 420 1012 [email protected]

Island Key

Island Key Childcare Services Address: 166 Island Key Block 4 East Road Dublin 3 Contact 01 876 0400 [email protected]