A twitter thread by Nicole Glennon of the hellscape that is the Dublin “studio apartments” market.
Expensive cells, essentially.
Holy God! The bath in the kitchen!
Kildare Road, Crumlin, Dublin 12 (Daft)
From top: Arthur Griffith’s home from 1911 to his death in 1922: Arthur Griffith entering the house with daughter Ita (left) and Nevin (right)
Arthur Griffith, founder of Sinn Fein and former President of Dail Eireann resided at 122 Saint Lawrence Road between 1911 – 1922.
This property produces annual rental income of €76,776 and includes rental income from a commercial garage to the rear.
The accommodation extends to 1,862 sqft/173 sqm overall and is divided up into 7 self-contained flats…
St Lawrence Road, Clontarf, Dublin (Daft)
Griffith pic via General Michael
Paulie Doyle tweetz:
840 quid a month to live in a hallway in Santry with a ‘Live, Laugh, Love’ phrase painted on the wall…
Coultry Road, Santry, Dublin 9 (Daft)
Dublin Rental Watch tweetz:
For €1,450pm Dublin Homes Auctioneers offer an own door ‘1/2 bed annexe’! No evidence of a fixed heating appliance, no bathroom heat source, no oven. Brass Monkeys or Brass Neck?
Collins Avenue, Dublin 9 (Daft)
That deserved a decent plug.
€1,150 Per month
Victoria Street, Portobello, Dublin 8 (Daft)
€1,200 Per month
Hatch Street Lower, Dublin 2 (Daft)
Seeing this a lot on Daft now. Yes, it’s a bed in a kitchen..You can cook the bacon before you get up. No, they are not bedside lockers. This. Is. Your. Life.
Rob Gale writes:
found this ad (above) for an apartment in Holystown [Dublin 15]
I did a reverse image search on one of the clearly-not-Holystown photos and it’s of Mrytle Beach Hotels in the US [South Carolina, on the Atlantic coast of America]. What the Hell’s going on?
Chapelwood Green, Hollystown, Dublin 15, North Dublin (Daft)
‘A single BEDROOM available in one bedroom apartment MONDAY TILL FRIDAY ONLY ‘
I think that should say SITTING ROOM €570 to sleep in a communal area…but only Mon-Fri….
Apartment Share, Smithfield, Dublin 7 (Daft)