Calls for review of earning thresholds for social housing in Donegal


first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Calls for review of earning thresholds for social housing in Donegal Facebook Previous articlePopes’ visit to Ireland cost 4.2 million euro in Garda overtimeNext articleCouncil to seek more investment for local home help services News Highland Pinterest Google+ A Donegal Councillor says the earning thresholds for social housing in Donegal need to be reviewed, with the council now writing to Housing MInister Eoghan Murphy seeking a review.Cllr Gerry Mc Monagle told a meeting in Lifford this week that many people in Donegal are falling between two stools because they earn too much to be considered for social housing, but nowhere near enough to qualify for a mortgage.He says the earning threshold for a couple in Donegal is €30,000, but in other parts of the country, that figure is much higher:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/gerrybancvbcvbcvbcds1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ WhatsApp FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Facebookcenter_img Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty By News Highland – February 1, 2019 Pinterest Harps come back to win in Waterford WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img