# mortgages - Today’s News
A new mechanism to make sure houses remain affordable for first-time buyers is being considered by the coalition.
# mortgages - Yesterday’s News
Most of buyers’ ‘mattress money’ that was built up during the boom years is gone.
# mortgages - Saturday 11 October, 2014
With these rules in place, property prices will tied to people’s incomes rather than crazy speculations.
# mortgages - Thursday 9 October, 2014
There figures relate to the six main banks, which cover 90 per cent of the market.
# mortgages - Wednesday 8 October, 2014
Yep, the party in power during the last property bubble…
# mortgages - Tuesday 7 October, 2014
The Central Bank has revealed some new guidelines to banks. Here’s how they might affect you.
The Central Bank is seeking to reduce banks lending risky mortgages.
Is self-regulation now a non-runner?
# mortgages - Friday 3 October, 2014
The guides cover both the Circuit and High courts.
# mortgages - Tuesday 23 September, 2014
TDs have been debating a Sinn Féín-proposed motion on homelessness.
# mortgages - Thursday 11 September, 2014
Savills say that the mortgage guarantee scheme could do just that.
# mortgages - Thursday 4 September, 2014
But you should take advantage while you can, OK?
Invaluable tips and tricks for navigating the new territory of home improvement.
# mortgages - Tuesday 2 September, 2014
The headline number of arrears has fallen, but ultra long term problem loans continue to climb.
A stroke of marketing genius.
# mortgages - Thursday 14 August, 2014
New figures from the Department of Finance also show that Buy to Let loans are still struggling.
# mortgages - Saturday 9 August, 2014
The selling off of IBRC assets leaves home owners vulnerable to a rise in interest rates.
# mortgages - Friday 8 August, 2014
This was the week in business.
It’s Friday – and here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
# mortgages - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
Homeowners are stepping up problem mortgage repayments – but it’s not enough to solve the arrears crisis
Meanwhile, new mortgage approvals have hit a three year high, with over €400 million approved in the second quarter.
# mortgages - Friday 1 August, 2014
The author of the report David Duffy says it is expected house prices will continue to increase in 2014.
# mortgages - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Politicians are bemoaning the fact that older people might now have to carry debt onto their pension books – but that’s the risk of re-mortgaging.
# mortgages - Monday 30 June, 2014
The bank has launched a new product that will help people in negative equity move – but they’ll take the debt with them.
# mortgages - Friday 27 June, 2014
This was the week in business…
# mortgages - Thursday 26 June, 2014
The sale of the performing mortgages to domestic player Dilosk was confirmed this morning.
# mortgages - Monday 23 June, 2014
It’s a reality we can no longer ignore – mortgage affordability is little better now than it was at the height of the boom.
# mortgages - Thursday 19 June, 2014
Giving tax cuts in the upcoming budget would be popular, but it’s not the right thing to do.
# mortgages - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
The key to taking advantage of the bounce-back is to remove some of the fixed costs involved in starting up a business (or keeping one going).
# mortgages - Monday 9 June, 2014
Debts owed across the board continue to fall, but buy-to-let loans are coming down at a slower rate.
# mortgages - Wednesday 21 May, 2014
The bank has urged struggling customers to get in touch, with the prospect of legal action also on the table.
# mortgages - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
It’s planned a portion of mortgages for first-time buyers will be guaranteed by the State as part of the Government’s Construction 2020 scheme.
# mortgages - Tuesday 13 May, 2014
New figures show a big jump in drawdowns, but concerns remain over the structure of the market.
The scheme, which is being examined by the Department of Finance, would see the State guarantee a proportion of mortgages.
# mortgages - Friday 25 April, 2014
The Reform Alliance reckon it has housing bubbles licked.
# mortgages - Thursday 24 April, 2014
We’re too focused on paying down our existing debt burden to consider new lending, says a new report.
# mortgages - Thursday 10 April, 2014
The number of permanent restructures is up by around 200 in February.
# mortgages - Wednesday 9 April, 2014
Independent TD Stephen Donnelly accused the government of failing to take the welfare of “tens of thousands of men, women and children” into account when selling mortgage loans to US hedge funds.
# mortgages - Friday 4 April, 2014
The plan “vests control in the banks”, a statement from two Credit Union agencies said.