Budget 2022

What have Budget 2022 and the Rent a Room Scheme got in common?

Oct 10, 2021

As Budget 2022 approaches will there be an increase on the Rent a Room Scheme Tax Free allowance? What can we expect for Homeowners renting out a room in their home? It’s a very important question to ask as the answer is an indication of how seriously the Government are taking the current student accommodation…

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Rent a Room Scheme – Renting a Room in your Home during Covid19. Is there hope?

Aug 11, 2021

Down through the decades the Rent a Room Scheme has been an enormous financial benefit to Homeowners trying to earn additional income. With the Homeowner able to earn up to €14,000 per annum Tax Free it is a no-brainer in a lot of cases. But how has Covid19 affected the room rental sector and is…

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Hybrid Working means Hybrid Renting

Jul 5, 2021

Hybrid Renting – renting for part of the working week. During Covid-19 the narrative surrounded Hybrid Working, which appears to be the future of the working environment. Hybrid Working can be describe as splitting your working week between working in the office and working remotely from home. This is having a major impact on the…

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4 Benefits the Rent-a-Room Scheme offers

May 18, 2021

There are a multitude of benefits on renting out a room in your own home and taking advantage of the Irish Governments Rent-a-Room scheme, here – after surveying a sample size of our Homeowner members – we try and capture the top 4 benefits.   As we approach the now famous ‘light at the end…

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Budget 2021 – How will it affect Homeowners and the the Rent a Room Scheme?

Oct 10, 2020

Digs are back with the rent a room scheme! Budget 2021 is looming – Tuesday 13th October 2020 to be precise. Will it banish the “Annus horribilis” that has been 2020 to date? I hate saying this, but I don’t think so. Covid19 has been a crushing year for everybody, both mentally and financially draining.…

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Renting a Room in your Home – Exciting News!

Jul 22, 2020

Homeowners of Ireland, thinking of renting a room in your home on a Monday to Friday basis? Getdigs.ie have exciting news! It’s a lot easier than you thought. There is no red tape and no tax to pay! Read on… Legal details of Renting out a Room Many homeowners thinking about renting out a room…

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Homeowners – got a spare room? Mortgage Repayments Anxiety?

Jul 12, 2020

Homeowners – got a spare room? Here are some steps you can take to Rent out a room in your home and earn tax free cash! Mortgage Anxiety On a certain date of every month your lending institution will knock on your bank account door looking to extract a huge chunk of money as monthly…

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Thinking of renting out a room in your home but are unsure?

Jun 19, 2020

There are so many positive reasons in renting out a room in your home and taking in a Lodger. So let’s explore them! Reasons for taking a Lodger into your home Taking a stranger into your home on a long-term basis is a big step for any Homeowner and is a decision that should not…

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Renting out a room in your home

Renting out a Room in your Home – Monday to Friday. An alternative to full-time renting for homeowners

Jun 5, 2020

Renting out a Room in your Home There is a broad spectrum of homeowners who, for various reasons, are now considering whether to become landlords. Whether it is the first time owner looking for lodgers to ease mortgage payments, the “empty nester” with space now that the children have moved away or young families seeking…

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The Impact of Covid-19 on the Accommodation sector in Ireland – what does the future hold?

May 13, 2020

Covid-19 is everywhere, literally! Everyone you talk to the conversation invariably turns to the Coronavirus. The numbers, the statistics, businesses affected, financial implications, recession looming – all bleak and gloomy facts and figures. With respect to accommodation, the narrative surrounds hotels and the hospitality sector and again the clouds are only dark ones. But in…

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