7 08, 2018

Radio 1 Liveline – Tenant speaks about encountering bribes in the rental market

By | August 7th, 2018|BLOG, General News, Moving, Property Button|0 Comments

Radio 1 presenter, Boucher-Hayes, spoke with a member of the public who is seeking a rental and was requested to pay a bribe by 30% of the landlords and letting agents she dealt with. Letting agent spokesperson, Pat Stephenson, reminded listeners that the agents who have taken the bribes could have their licenses revoked or be [...]

24 07, 2018

Why 2,000+ Tenants Have Created Tenant Profiles Within Weeks Of Launch

By | July 24th, 2018|BLOG, General News, Moving, Property Button, R.O.I. News|0 Comments

Property Button is delighted to announce over 2,000 Tenant Profiles are now live within a few weeks of launching its new service, 'Moving'. "Your service is a great way to better the experience for tenants, estate agents and landlords. Keep up the great work!" - tenant who created a Tenant Profile Many agents speak about the empathy [...]

15 08, 2017

Property Button’s HOMEZE Competition: and the winner is…

By | August 15th, 2017|BLOG, General News, Getting Ready to Move|0 Comments

A very lucky student is taking off to Virgin Media’s V Festival in the UK, thanks to Property Button. Maria Lyons, who attends the National College of Art and Design, was the lucky winner of the 2017 HOMEZE competition after signing up to the company’s new service "HOMEZE" as part of its launch on August 1st, [...]

26 07, 2017

Searching for student accommodation this summer?

By | July 26th, 2017|Getting Ready to Move, Searching for student accommodation, Student Tenants|0 Comments

Currently, 33,000 student accommodation spaces are catering to the 180,000 full-time students in Ireland. With such a shortage of student accommodation, it is important you start your search early. Here are 5 helpful resources to checkout on your hunt for somewhere to live this term: 1. Your college or university First, speak to your [...]

25 07, 2017

5 tips to finding the ideal housemate

By | July 25th, 2017|Finding the ideal housemate, Getting Ready to Move, Student Tenants, Tenants|0 Comments

We’ve all heard stories about that terrible housemate your friend lives with who hasn’t cleaned the bathroom in nine months. Choosing the right housemate is a very big deal. You must find the perfect balance between enjoying each other's company and getting your own personal space. Here are 5 tips to help you avoid [...]

25 07, 2017

The future of home energy is here: control your energy from your smartphone

By | July 25th, 2017|Control energy from your smartphone, Moving, Purchasers, Settling in to Your New Home, Student Tenants, Tenants|0 Comments

You can now control your energy and hot water remotely from your mobile phone or any smart device with a smart meter. A smart meter is cleverer than a standard meter. It calculates exactly how much energy you use and transmits the information directly to the energy supplier. The government wants all Irish homes [...]

14 07, 2017

What is my MPRN and where can I find it?

By | July 14th, 2017|MPRN, Purchasers, Settling in to Your New Home, Student Tenants, Tenants|0 Comments

The Meter Point Reference Number (MPRN) is the number that ESB and your suppliers use to locate where your premises is connected to the network. Your MPRN is displayed on the top right hand corner of your electricity bill received from your supplier. It is 11 digits long.  ESB is responsible for the electricity [...]