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#Mortgage

# mortgage - Friday 29 May, 2015

The Central Bank's new mortgage rules are slowing lending to house-buyers in a MAJOR way
# Application Denied
# Application Denied

The Central Bank's new mortgage rules are slowing lending to house-buyers in a MAJOR way

May 29th 2015, 12:00 PM 16,004 Views 47 Comments

Year on year growth in mortgage lending has slowed to 12%, its lowest in two years.

# mortgage - Monday 25 May, 2015

What happens to you if your landlord doesn't pay their mortgage?
# Buy To Lets
# Buy To Lets

What happens to you if your landlord doesn't pay their mortgage?

May 25th 2015, 6:15 AM 24,923 Views 10 Comments

Things can get tricky if your property falls into the hands of the bank.

# mortgage - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

It's 'not possible or appropriate' to adjourn all repossession cases
# Not Happening
# Not Happening

It's 'not possible or appropriate' to adjourn all repossession cases

May 19th 2015, 10:41 AM 7,058 Views 14 Comments

Thomas Byrne hoped the courts might halt all repossession cases in light of the government’s planned reforms.

# mortgage - Monday 27 April, 2015

There's some 'good news' for Ulster Bank mortgage holders in arrears
# Debt
# Debt

There's some 'good news' for Ulster Bank mortgage holders in arrears

Apr 27th 2015, 8:40 AM 11,429 Views 46 Comments

Those who qualify for social housing can sell their homes and not be pursued for the outstanding debt.

# mortgage - Sunday 19 April, 2015

Banks treating people on variable mortgage rates "very badly"
# Pay Up
# Pay Up

Banks treating people on variable mortgage rates "very badly"

Apr 19th 2015, 2:21 PM 12,312 Views 85 Comments

The Health Minister made the comment today.

# mortgage - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Pay thy neighbour's mortgage? No thanks
# Opinion
# Opinion

Pay thy neighbour's mortgage? No thanks

Apr 11th 2015, 8:00 AM 168 Views 114 Comments

If county councils pay the difference between what people owe on their mortgages and what they can afford to pay the taxpayer foots the bill, writes Aaron McKenna.

# mortgage - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

Can't pay your mortgage? Your council should do it for you...
# Radical Thinking
# Radical Thinking

Can't pay your mortgage? Your council should do it for you...

Apr 8th 2015, 12:02 PM 20,143 Views 56 Comments

Whatever action the government takes on Ireland’s housing debt crisis will be the ‘biggest political decision since Irish Water’ according to a householders’ group.

# mortgage - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Why is speculation on residential homes allowed?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Why is speculation on residential homes allowed?

Mar 19th 2015, 1:00 PM 65 Views 53 Comments

It’s time to face up to the mortgage arrears crisis.

# mortgage - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

Irish sub-prime mortgage arrears are going through the roof
# Bad Loans
# Bad Loans

Irish sub-prime mortgage arrears are going through the roof

Mar 17th 2015, 1:37 PM 17,860 Views 19 Comments

Loans from so-called sub-prime lenders are four times more likely to be in arrears than those from the mainstream banks

# mortgage - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Repossession order over €1.4m struck out, but unlikely to impact majority of cases
# Banks
# Banks

Repossession order over €1.4m struck out, but unlikely to impact majority of cases

Feb 19th 2015, 10:34 PM 11,847 Views 9 Comments

The Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation said the case was a unique and unusal one.

# mortgage - Monday 16 February, 2015

Buying or renting? Which should you be doing?
# Dead Money?
# Dead Money?

Buying or renting? Which should you be doing?

Feb 16th 2015, 6:30 AM 26,512 Views 44 Comments

Daft.ie’s latest report has the figures you need.

# mortgage - Friday 6 February, 2015

TSB customers may be about to get a nice windfall after lender withdraws court bid
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

TSB customers may be about to get a nice windfall after lender withdraws court bid

Feb 6th 2015, 8:02 AM 14,943 Views 18 Comments

Thousands of customers could be affected, following PTSB’s decision to drop a Supreme Court appeal against complaints by mortgage-holders.

# mortgage - Friday 30 January, 2015

Irish people easily have the worst mortgage debts in the eurozone
# In The Red
# In The Red

Irish people easily have the worst mortgage debts in the eurozone

Jan 30th 2015, 8:54 AM 16,157 Views 70 Comments

CSO figures also revealed that young people are carrying too much debt.

# mortgage - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

First-time buyers will be able to borrow 90% of property value up to €220k
# Relief
# Relief

First-time buyers will be able to borrow 90% of property value up to €220k

Jan 27th 2015, 11:04 PM 42,986 Views 149 Comments

New mortgage regulations announced today will mean all other primary dwelling buyers will have to pay 20% of the value themselves.

# mortgage - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Poll: Do you plan to buy your own home?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan to buy your own home?

Jan 25th 2015, 9:43 AM 24,231 Views 75 Comments

Are you a lifelong renter or do you want the property ladder?

# mortgage - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

Thinking of moving your mortgage? 'Make sure it benefits you more than the bank'
# Fine Print
# Fine Print

Thinking of moving your mortgage? 'Make sure it benefits you more than the bank'

Jan 13th 2015, 7:30 AM 8,286 Views 6 Comments

However, it could work in your favour.

# mortgage - Friday 26 December, 2014

Son pays off parents' mortgage as a Christmas surprise
# Mmmffff
From The Daily Edge
# Mmmffff

Son pays off parents' mortgage as a Christmas surprise

Dec 26th 2014, 9:06 AM 13,802 Views 9 Comments

Tears here.

# mortgage - Friday 19 December, 2014

'An air of panic is setting in to the property market'
# Mortgage Approvals
# Mortgage Approvals

'An air of panic is setting in to the property market'

Dec 19th 2014, 7:22 PM 18,526 Views 45 Comments

New figures show a spike in the number of mortgage approvals.

# mortgage - Friday 5 December, 2014

Opinion: Despite talk of an improving economy, worrying mortgage arrears on family homes persist
# Home
# Home

Opinion: Despite talk of an improving economy, worrying mortgage arrears on family homes persist

Dec 5th 2014, 8:00 AM 35 Views 14 Comments

Will the State will put the interests of its people above commercial and provide us with strong consumer protection standards?

# mortgage - Monday 1 December, 2014

David Hall: What New Beginning is doing has been an abysmal failure before

David Hall: What New Beginning is doing has been an abysmal failure before

Dec 1st 2014, 10:18 AM 15,301 Views 47 Comments

The mortgage debt advocate has slammed the planned mortgage-to-rent scheme.

# mortgage - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Seven people sentenced in £1.5m mortgage fraud case
# Fraudsters
# Fraudsters

Seven people sentenced in £1.5m mortgage fraud case

Nov 18th 2014, 1:59 PM 15,280 Views 11 Comments

A business man, members of his family and his solicitor were all involved in the scam.

# mortgage - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Almost 400 AIB repossessions stopped in last year
# Arrears
# Arrears

Almost 400 AIB repossessions stopped in last year

Nov 4th 2014, 10:00 AM 6,540 Views 9 Comments

The Irish Mortgage Holders Organisation said the scheme these agreements were made through will be expanded to run another 12 months, due to its success in the last year.

# mortgage - Thursday 30 October, 2014

Do you have an AIB, EBS or Haven mortgage? Good news*!
# Interesting Stuff
# Interesting Stuff

Do you have an AIB, EBS or Haven mortgage? Good news*!

Oct 30th 2014, 3:01 PM 27,690 Views 42 Comments

*Except tracker mortgage holders.

Opinion: Six things that need to change in Ireland's rental market
# Homes
# Homes

Opinion: Six things that need to change in Ireland's rental market

Oct 30th 2014, 8:00 AM 393 Views 41 Comments

The rented sector as we traditionally know it is not keeping pace in terms of quantity or quality.

# mortgage - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Opinion: Game over for mortgage affordability?
# Property
# Property

Opinion: Game over for mortgage affordability?

Sep 28th 2014, 7:30 PM 62 Views 38 Comments

In many areas property is simply unaffordable, again – yet our political class seems to regard the ‘recovery’ in property prices as only a good thing.

# mortgage - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Estate agents to Government: Don't 'reinflate the housing bubble'
# Over Stimulation
# Over Stimulation

Estate agents to Government: Don't 'reinflate the housing bubble'

Sep 11th 2014, 6:30 AM 8,817 Views 19 Comments

Savills say that the mortgage guarantee scheme could do just that.

# mortgage - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Learning the lingo - how to talk the talk when buying your first house
# Glossary Over It
# Glossary Over It

Learning the lingo - how to talk the talk when buying your first house

Sep 4th 2014, 12:19 PM 2,548 Views 0 Comments

EA? BER? WTF? We’re here to explain it all.

# mortgage - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

There has been a drop in the number of cash buyers snapping up properties
# Buying
# Buying

There has been a drop in the number of cash buyers snapping up properties

Aug 26th 2014, 6:30 AM 12,611 Views 29 Comments

A new housing report found that 97% of property professionals believe house prices in Dublin will increase further in the next 12 months.

# mortgage - Sunday 29 June, 2014

Peter Hanson sinks hole-in-one, pays woman's mortgage for a year
# Career First
From The42
# Career First

Peter Hanson sinks hole-in-one, pays woman's mortgage for a year

Jun 29th 2014, 2:44 PM 8,354 Views 0 Comments

The Swedish golfer’s first ever hole-in-one came with an added bonus for Arline Deacon.

# mortgage - Monday 23 June, 2014

Opinion: Lack of mortgage affordability now rivals the bubble era
# Mortgage
# Mortgage

Opinion: Lack of mortgage affordability now rivals the bubble era

Jun 23rd 2014, 7:30 PM 37 Views 52 Comments

It’s a reality we can no longer ignore – mortgage affordability is little better now than it was at the height of the boom.

# mortgage - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

The IMF is back in town, and it's not mad on the Government's mortgage strategy
# Card Marked
# Card Marked

The IMF is back in town, and it's not mad on the Government's mortgage strategy

Jun 18th 2014, 11:58 PM 22,889 Views 60 Comments

The first bailout review has urged caution on the strategy, which was announced in the run-in to elections last month.

# mortgage - Thursday 5 June, 2014

Ulster agree 10-year naming rights deal for redeveloped Ravenhill
# Mortgage
From The42
# Mortgage

Ulster agree 10-year naming rights deal for redeveloped Ravenhill

Jun 5th 2014, 3:33 PM 6,438 Views 17 Comments

Welcome to ‘Kingspan Stadium’.

# mortgage - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Man diagnosed with advanced cancer - then finds out his mortgage insurance was mis-sold
# Cancer
# Cancer

Man diagnosed with advanced cancer - then finds out his mortgage insurance was mis-sold

May 18th 2014, 8:00 AM 39,129 Views 48 Comments

The man is waiting to hear if he will get mortgage insurance and fears that he may end up in financial trouble.

# mortgage - Friday 2 May, 2014

Here's how much has been approved for mortgages this year
# Building Momentum
# Building Momentum

Here's how much has been approved for mortgages this year

May 2nd 2014, 10:25 AM 12,651 Views 21 Comments

The figures are in, and they show a big bump.

# mortgage - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Honohan "not happy" about mortgage sales to vulture funds
# Vulture Culture
# Vulture Culture

Honohan "not happy" about mortgage sales to vulture funds

Apr 30th 2014, 4:32 PM 9,566 Views 23 Comments

Central Bank governor says he told the Government of his concerns over protections for mortgage holders.

Stay the course on austerity, warns Honohan
# Not Over Yet
# Not Over Yet

Stay the course on austerity, warns Honohan

Apr 30th 2014, 1:00 PM 5,383 Views 48 Comments

Honohan warns that deviation from the current path would be “folly”.

# mortgage - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Number of homeowners in arrears over 90 days falls to 78,000
# Mortgage Arrears Crisis
# Mortgage Arrears Crisis

Number of homeowners in arrears over 90 days falls to 78,000

Apr 10th 2014, 3:57 PM 6,889 Views 14 Comments

The number of permanent restructures is up by around 200 in February.

Updated: Terminal cancer patient has arrangement in place with AIB over mortgage arrears
# Insurance
# Insurance

Updated: Terminal cancer patient has arrangement in place with AIB over mortgage arrears

Apr 10th 2014, 6:30 AM 22,110 Views 98 Comments

Senator Deirdre Clune is calling for the Central Bank to keep track of the number of people falling into arrears on mortgage-related insurance.

# mortgage - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Bubble? What bubble? Here's why Noonan isn't worried by rising property prices
# Pop
# Pop

Bubble? What bubble? Here's why Noonan isn't worried by rising property prices

Apr 9th 2014, 9:23 AM 13,958 Views 83 Comments

The finance minister noted that prices are still 47 per cent lower than their 2007 peak.

# mortgage - Monday 7 April, 2014

Are mortgage repayment hikes crippling Irish under-50s?
# Too Steep?
# Too Steep?

Are mortgage repayment hikes crippling Irish under-50s?

Apr 7th 2014, 11:51 AM 12,170 Views 52 Comments

Older people are leading the regular savings charge while younger mortgage holders struggle.