There have been government interventions. But work on vacant homes has been muddled because vacancy is far more complicated than our current understanding captures.
Author Archives: Cian O'Callaghan
Cian O’Callaghan is an assistant professor in Urban Geography at Trinity College Dublin. He is an urban and cultural geographer whose research interests include creativity and place, neoliberalism, and political contestations over the re-use of Ireland’s "new ruins". Cian is the principal investigator of the Irish Research Council-funded project "Rethinking Urban Vacancy", and co-editor of the forthcoming volume "The New Urban Ruins: Vacancy, Urban Politics, and International Experiments in the Post-Crisis City".