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"Glamourised Tenements" - Would You Live In Dublin's New Co-Living Accommodation?

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A new 208-bedroom co-living development for Dun Laoghaire was given the green light last week, but has been met with plenty of controversy.

For €1,300 a months tenants are provided with an ensuite bedroom, with access to communal cooking and living areas. There is also a room cleaning service and a concierge.

The development is aimed at young professionals and while many see it as a potential way to help alienate the housing crisis, Sinn Féin yesterday published a bill looking to ban such developments.

We spoke to Ed Burke from 'Roomigo' who explained exactly what co-living is and why he thinks it's the future.

One caller on Dublin Talks today said they are essentially 'glamourised tenements':

"Glamourised Tenements" - Would You Live In Dublin's New Co-Living Accommodation?

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