Tuesday, 8 October 2019
Budget 2020: Statements
I am talking about the upper end of the help to buy scheme. As far as I know there has been no change to that limit and we are still working up to €500,000. I spoke to a couple recently who have spent €97,000 in rent over the past seven years, and because of that they cannot possibly save a deposit. We are going to have to do something about this. I promised to give my time to Senator McDowell but I will have more to say on housing as time goes on. I thank the Minister of State for being here and apologise for asking him questions he cannot answer.