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Poll: Should a special scheme to help first-time buyers be introduced?

The aim of the possible scheme is to help out new house buyers’ “creditworthiness”.
Aug 28th 2014, 9:16 AM 11,779 92

WHILE THE DEPARTMENT of Finance has reportedly been examining the merits of a special scheme to support new buyers, the Government is concerned that any such scheme would just fuel the property market, reports The Irish Times.

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The aim of the possible scheme is to help out new house buyers’ “creditworthiness” where they might not have saved enough for a deposit.

However, it is reported that there are concerns it could cause an “inadvertent boost in the market”.

In today’s poll, we want to know what you think? Should people be given a helping hand onto the property ladder or do you think it sounds all too familiar?

Poll: Should a special scheme to help first-time buyers be introduced?


Poll Results:

Yes (2433)
No (2221)
I don't know (273)



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