New figures from the quarterly rental report by Daft.ie have come out.
The average nationwide rent has gone up to €1,391 which is an all-time high.
On top of this, availability is at its lowest since 2006.
Dublin's increase has slowed down while places like Cork, Limerick, and Waterford have jumped up.
Here is a graph of the average rent across the country:
Rent, across the country, is much higher than an average mortgage repayment. Dublin's average rent is €2,064 while the average mortgage is €1,488 which is a 139% difference.
You can check out the full report here.