The Dublin renting market is cutthroat at the minute, with rents higher than ever and landlords reigning as royalty – we thought we'd do some searching into finding good homes for good people for good value.
Seems simple enough, right?
You might not be able to afford these places on your own. But team up with a mate or two, and it all gets a bit easier. Check 'em out...
1. 22 John Dillon St, Christchurch, Dublin 8 - €1,700
This beautiful terraced, red brick, two bed house has just recently been refurbished and is to let in the heart of the city's centre. Located on John Dillon Street, a quiet street parallel to Patrick Street and Francis Street.
The house is fully fitted with washing machine, dryer and microwave as well as two double bedrooms, bathroom, large living room with timber floor and fireplace.
Should you decide to rent this beaut of a place, a small well equipped kitchen, small back garden and residential street parking is all yours.
2. Stradbrook Lawn, Blackrock, Co. Dublin - €1,900
This two bedroom house is up for grabs at €1,900 a month, in the neighbourhood of Blackrock. Both rooms are doubles, the interior of the property is elegant, comfortable and warm.
The house boasts a large, fully equipped kitchen, kitted out with modern appliances. Relatively close to the coast, tenants are within walking distance to the beach, and also minutes from Seapoint Dart Station to get you into the office nice and quickly.
3. 16 Castleside Drive, Rathfarnham, Dublin 16 - €1,950
Located close to Rathfarnham, this spacious three-bed house is homely, spacious and close to every amenity you could possibly need.
The house opens with an entrance hallway leading to an big open plan kitchen and dining area, with a sitting room on the ground floor. Upstairs, there are two double bedrooms, one en suite and a single room. There are also landscaped gardens front, and rear as well as off-street parking.
4. Church Avenue South, Rialto, Dublin 8 - €1,700
Located on the mature and quiet residential area that is Church Avenue South, just off the South Circular, this house is only a stone's throw from Rialto with an excellent local butcher, a pharmacy and all the shops you'll need for your day-to-day.
The property is full of original character and charm, with stain glass details, a panelled hallway with quarry tiles, timber floors and four fireplaces. You'll have your own private west facing town garden, with external store housing the washing machine and deep freezer. Parking included.
5. Meadowbank, Rathgar, Dublin 6 - €1,740
This large house boasts two double beds and two baths, and is within walking distance to city centre. Located at Rathgar village, this house is a newly renovated property, comprising of a large living room, separate kitchen/dining room, and wooden floors.
Ample off street parking available in the driveway for two cars and also on street parking. The area is a quiet, mature and upmarket location with a host of bus services.