The way the current rental market is going is absolutely insane, and while we love lusting over fabulous property porns and dream apartments as much as the next person, the sad truth is that it's seriously hard to find a place to live.
Trying to buy your own home is just as tough, especially when you glance at the stark contrast between the most expensive home for sale and the cheapest.
It's a whole other world...
7 bedroom, Killiney, Co. Dublin, €9,000,000
This luxurious family home stands on a plot of 3.9 acres and includes a detached gate lodge, stables and a swimming pool and pool house to the rear. There's also an orchard style garden and a sauna.
1 Bedroom, Ballybough, Dublin 3, €130,000
This compact one bedroom mid-terrace house "requires modernisation it allows for the incoming purchaser to put their own individual stamp on it." It has a living room, kitchen/breakfast room, bedroom and bathroom.