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#Mortgage

# mortgage - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Government agrees to close loophole preventing banks repossessing homes
# Repossession
# Repossession

Government agrees to close loophole preventing banks repossessing homes

Dec 12th 2012, 3:31 PM 10,159 Views 66 Comments

The agreement was made in a memorandum sent by Finance Minister Michael Noonan to the Troika.

# mortgage - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Mortgage interest relief to end - but first time buyers exempt from property tax until 2016
# Budget 2013
# Budget 2013

Mortgage interest relief to end - but first time buyers exempt from property tax until 2016

Dec 5th 2012, 9:11 PM 14,287 Views 18 Comments

The mortgage relief measure introduced in last year’s Budget will come to an end this month.

# mortgage - Sunday 2 December, 2012

Almost half of people are not saving at all - survey
# Savings
# Savings

Almost half of people are not saving at all - survey

Dec 2nd 2012, 1:43 PM 8,283 Views 42 Comments

When asked what consumers will do with spare cash, half said they would use it to pay off debt.

# mortgage - Monday 26 November, 2012

Residential property prices fell by 8.1% from January to October
# CSO
# CSO

Residential property prices fell by 8.1% from January to October

Nov 26th 2012, 12:06 PM 6,062 Views 22 Comments

The CSO’s Residential Property Price Index shows property prices fell nationally by 0.6 per cent in the month of October.

# mortgage - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

63 per cent of first time buyers will buy in the next 12 months
# Property
# Property

63 per cent of first time buyers will buy in the next 12 months

Oct 17th 2012, 4:45 PM 9,199 Views 31 Comments

Around 60% of first time buyers believe banks aren’t lending according a new MyHome.ie survey.

# mortgage - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

The Evening Fix... now with added School Around the Corner
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added School Around the Corner

Oct 9th 2012, 8:04 PM 8,980 Views 7 Comments

Here are the things we learned, shared and loved today.

# mortgage - Thursday 20 September, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Sep 20th 2012, 8:40 AM 7,442 Views 9 Comments

Good morning! Here are nine things you should know as you start your day…

# mortgage - Thursday 13 September, 2012

One in three people who apply for mortgages are turned down
# No Joy
# No Joy

One in three people who apply for mortgages are turned down

Sep 13th 2012, 12:14 PM 9,158 Views 49 Comments

Figures revealed for the first time show that 38 per cent of mortgage applications were rejected last year.

# mortgage - Thursday 6 September, 2012

Free advice to be given to distressed mortgage holders
# Arrears Crisis
# Arrears Crisis

Free advice to be given to distressed mortgage holders

Sep 6th 2012, 8:38 AM 4,518 Views 62 Comments

A panel of 1,000 accountants – paid for by the banks – will become available to mortgage holders from the middle of this month.

# mortgage - Thursday 23 August, 2012

Father of five barricades farm after eviction notice
# Eviction
# Eviction

Father of five barricades farm after eviction notice

Aug 23rd 2012, 6:45 AM 15,001 Views 127 Comments

Seamus Sherlock, ‘Life After Debt’ campaigner, said he feels like the bank is trying to ‘make an example’ of him.

# mortgage - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

One in two has friend who left Ireland since 2007 – survey
# Emigration
# Emigration

One in two has friend who left Ireland since 2007 – survey

Aug 14th 2012, 6:45 AM 4,097 Views 39 Comments

Meanwhile, half of respondents to Sponge It survey say they think Ireland will be out of recession by 2016.

# mortgage - Friday 10 August, 2012

Bank of Ireland reports half-year loss of €1.25 billion
# Bank Of Ireland
# Bank Of Ireland

Bank of Ireland reports half-year loss of €1.25 billion

Aug 10th 2012, 8:54 AM 3,076 Views 13 Comments

Bank CEO says H1 2012 has been a difficult environment to operate in, given ongoing eurozone difficulties and challenges to the Irish economy.

# mortgage - Friday 27 July, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Jul 27th 2012, 4:53 PM 5,758 Views 8 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# mortgage - Thursday 19 July, 2012

No opposition to Personal Insolvency Bill during Dáil debate
# Insolvency
# Insolvency

No opposition to Personal Insolvency Bill during Dáil debate

Jul 19th 2012, 11:20 AM 1,639 Views 4 Comments

The bill includes measures to help mortage holders out of debt, with one TD saying it “has the potential to help families sleep easier at night”.

# mortgage - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Mortgage to rent: How it works, and why it’s the best solution
# Read Me
# Read Me

Mortgage to rent: How it works, and why it’s the best solution

Jul 7th 2012, 1:00 PM 1,692 Views 65 Comments

Is the new scheme to help distressed homeowners unfair? Does it benefit the big banks? Simon Brooke of Clúid answers the tough questions.

Man uses 69,000 pennies to pay off his mortgage
# Pennies For Mortgages
From The Daily Edge
# Pennies For Mortgages

Man uses 69,000 pennies to pay off his mortgage

Jul 7th 2012, 9:26 AM 17,373 Views 33 Comments

Thomas Daigle made the final payment on his Massachusetts home that he bought with his wife in 1977, the year he started saving up the pennies.

# mortgage - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Poll: Will the Personal Insolvency Bill help people struggling with debts?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will the Personal Insolvency Bill help people struggling with debts?

Jun 30th 2012, 12:16 PM 4,784 Views 41 Comments

Proposed legislation to reform Ireland’s bankruptcy regime were unveiled this week. Do you think they’ll help?

# mortgage - Friday 1 June, 2012

The 5 at 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

Jun 1st 2012, 4:47 PM 3,427 Views 6 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# mortgage - Thursday 19 April, 2012

VIDEO: Dublin Sheriff's office occupied in protest at Killiney eviction
# Occupy
# Occupy

VIDEO: Dublin Sheriff's office occupied in protest at Killiney eviction

Apr 19th 2012, 2:39 PM 15,394 Views 112 Comments

The protesters are demonstrating against the eviction of Brendan and Asta Kelly from their home in Killiney yesterday.

Bank of Ireland introduces new mortgage options
# Bank Of Ireland
# Bank Of Ireland

Bank of Ireland introduces new mortgage options

Apr 19th 2012, 12:52 PM 6,199 Views 59 Comments

The bank has launched two new options – Trade Up Negative Equity and Trade Down Negative Equity – that will allow greater numbers of customers in negative equity to move home.

Listen: 'The bailiffs are here trying to break in the door of my house right now'
# Evicted
# Evicted

Listen: 'The bailiffs are here trying to break in the door of my house right now'

Apr 19th 2012, 11:32 AM 19,120 Views 135 Comments

Brendan Kelly spoke to Spin 1038 in the minutes before bailiffs forced him and his wife from their Killiney home.

# mortgage - Monday 9 April, 2012

Priory Hall residents request meeting with Irish Banking Federation
# Priory Hall
# Priory Hall

Priory Hall residents request meeting with Irish Banking Federation

Apr 9th 2012, 3:53 PM 3,564 Views 36 Comments

Later this month, they will hear if Dublin City Council has to provide them with temporary accommodation. The residents are requesting that mortgage providers suspend their mortgages until a solution is put in place.

# mortgage - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

The 9 at 9: Tuesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Apr 3rd 2012, 8:24 AM 4,917 Views 2 Comments

Nine things to know this morning, including: more garda station closures, seven killed in US college shootings, and a new ‘flying car’ (video).

# mortgage - Friday 2 March, 2012

There is 'no silver bullet' to address mortgage arrears, says financial regulator
# Arrears
# Arrears

There is 'no silver bullet' to address mortgage arrears, says financial regulator

Mar 2nd 2012, 2:39 PM 3,032 Views 23 Comments

Matthew Elderfield says Ireland’s mortgage arrears problem is going to get worse before it gets better.

# mortgage - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Meet the 12-year-old boy who saved his granny from losing her house...
# Boy Wonder
From The Daily Edge
# Boy Wonder

Meet the 12-year-old boy who saved his granny from losing her house...

Feb 8th 2012, 10:03 PM 17,540 Views 37 Comments

Janice Sparhawk, 72, had fallen behind on her mortgage. So her grandson Noah sprang into action.

# mortgage - Friday 3 February, 2012

Proposed legislation would allow judges to refuse home repossessions
# Homeowners
# Homeowners

Proposed legislation would allow judges to refuse home repossessions

Feb 3rd 2012, 8:16 AM 2,674 Views 35 Comments

Independent TD Stephen Donnelly says he expects his Family Home Protection Bill to be defeated in the Dáil but he hopes it can influence the personal insolvency legislation published by the government last week.

# mortgage - Thursday 22 December, 2011

1 in 10 Irish mortgages are in arrears
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

1 in 10 Irish mortgages are in arrears

Dec 22nd 2011, 3:21 PM 2,094 Views 8 Comments

At the same time, one-fifth of all mortgage holders are believed to be having difficulties in meeting mortgage repayments.

# mortgage - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Taoiseach urges banks to pass on interest rate cut
# Bankers
# Bankers

Taoiseach urges banks to pass on interest rate cut

Dec 13th 2011, 7:42 PM 2,400 Views 41 Comments

The ECB has announced a cut in interest rates – but AIB, Ulster Bank and National Irish Bank have all said they won’t pass on the cut to mortgage customers.

# mortgage - Thursday 8 December, 2011

ECB could cut interest rate cut by 0.5 per cent today
# ECB
# ECB

ECB could cut interest rate cut by 0.5 per cent today

Dec 8th 2011, 8:37 AM 1,465 Views 15 Comments

The bank is expected to announce its second rate cut in five weeks as EU leaders travel to Brussels for a eurozone crisis summit.

# mortgage - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Bank of Ireland to make €1.5 billion available for mortgages
# Stimulus
# Stimulus

Bank of Ireland to make €1.5 billion available for mortgages

Dec 7th 2011, 4:02 PM 3,335 Views 27 Comments

The move comes one day after Finance Minister Michael Noonan announced a range of measures in the Budget encouraging people to buy homes.

# mortgage - Monday 21 November, 2011

Mortgage holders to unite in fight for reform
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Mortgage holders to unite in fight for reform

Nov 21st 2011, 9:45 AM 1,966 Views 30 Comments

New Beginning is spearheading an intiative to bring together groups and individuals concerned about mortgage defaulting in Ireland – with a spokesperson saying it will bring power in numbers.

# mortgage - Wednesday 19 October, 2011

The 9 at 9: Wednesday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Oct 19th 2011, 8:30 AM 2,085 Views 2 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# mortgage - Monday 3 October, 2011

House prices down 3.2 per cent… or 3.5 per cent, depending on which report you read
# House Prices
# House Prices

House prices down 3.2 per cent… or 3.5 per cent, depending on which report you read

Oct 3rd 2011, 7:30 AM 490 Views 11 Comments

Daft.ie and MyHome.ie have released their latest figured for house prices in the third quarter of the year…

# mortgage - Thursday 8 September, 2011

Mortgage relief as ECB expected to avoid hiking interest rates
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Mortgage relief as ECB expected to avoid hiking interest rates

Sep 8th 2011, 10:49 AM 314 Views 7 Comments

European Central Bank officials will meet in Frankfurt today to make a decision that will affect Irish homeowners.

# mortgage - Monday 5 September, 2011

Take 5: Monday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Monday

Sep 5th 2011, 4:45 PM 1,767 Views 7 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# mortgage - Saturday 27 August, 2011

Poll: Would you buy a house in the current market?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you buy a house in the current market?

Aug 27th 2011, 3:15 PM 3,141 Views 43 Comments

With Ireland at the bottom of the table when it comes to falling property prices, we’re asking if it’s a good time to put down a deposit…

# mortgage - Friday 12 August, 2011

Interest rate hike for Bank of Ireland customers
# Interest Rates
# Interest Rates

Interest rate hike for Bank of Ireland customers

Aug 12th 2011, 9:54 PM 365 Views 18 Comments

The standard variable mortgage rate is going up, as are rates on personal credit cards and personal variable loans.

# mortgage - Friday 29 July, 2011

Take 5: Friday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Friday

Jul 29th 2011, 4:49 PM 1,110 Views 3 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# mortgage - Monday 11 July, 2011

Take Five: Monday
# Take Five
# Take Five

Take Five: Monday

Jul 11th 2011, 4:50 PM 2,689 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# mortgage - Friday 17 June, 2011

Rate hike for EBS mortgage customers
# Mortgage
# Mortgage

Rate hike for EBS mortgage customers

Jun 17th 2011, 5:57 PM 405 Views 0 Comments

The Standard Variable Rate is going up by a quarter of one per cent from 1 August.