'Dublin's rental market is totally crazy... one landlord showed me where he'd be sleeping in the living room' - Spanish student
A Spanish student's experience of Dublin's rental market has left her in shock at the poor living conditions, writes Niamh Horan
Sara Ortiz is from Madrid. A psychology student who has come to Ireland to study in Maynooth College for a year as part of her university degree, the 27-year-old has been left in shock at Dublin's rental market - but even more so by the lack of action being taken to combat renters' woes.
"I came to Ireland to look for a place ahead of starting my course and I put two weeks aside to look around Dublin's rental market," says Sara.
"To say it has been very, very difficult would be a massive understatement.