Skip to main content

Cost Rental: A new approach from Ireland at the International Social Housing Festival

Posted: Jun 01, 2022 / By: Communications Categories:
Cost Rental: A new approach from Ireland at the International Social Housing Festival

16th June 2022 @ 11am - 1.30pm (Ireland) / 1pm - 3.30pm (Finland)

Part 1: From Concept to Delivery - The Cost Rental journey

  • Welcome and introduction - Roslyn Molloy, Head of Policy & Practice, The Housing Agency
  • Ireland’s housing environment and policy context which supported the development of Cost Rental - Alan Smyth, Assistant Principal, Affordable Purchase and Cost Unit, Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage
  • Operating Irish Cost Rental Scheme - Gwen Perry, Head of Affordable Housing, The Housing Agency
     

Part 2: The Irish Cost Rental model compared to International models - Panel Discussion

Moderated by Dara Turnbull, Research Coordinator, Housing Europe

Speakers:

  • Gerlinde Gutheil-Knopp-Kirchwald, Austrian Federation of Limited Profit Housing Association
  • Jaana Naro, President of the Finnish Affordable Housing Companies’ Federation- Kova and CEO of Helsinki City Housing Company
  • Solveig Raberg Tingey, Deputy CEO, BL-Danish Federation of Non-Profit Housing Federation
  • Fiona Dunkin, Policy Manager, Clúid Housing 
     

Part 3: Lessons from an Irish Housing Association providing new Cost Rental homes

  • Lessons on delivering cost rental homes in Ireland to inform future delivery - James O'Halloran, Senior Supply Manager, Clúíd Housing
  • The impact of living in Cost Rental Homes -Results from research with new residents on the impact of living in their new cost rental homes in Ireland - Fiona Dunkin, Policy Manager, Clúid Housing 

Close - Roslyn Molloy, Head of Policy & Practice, The Housing Agency

 

To register to attend the event in Helsinki visit the International Social Housing Festival website: Homepage - ISHF (socialhousingfestival.eu). To register to attend the event online visit: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_J4HWewcjQVm-Nu8bQrFctw