# mortgages - Today’s News
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.
# mortgages - Wednesday 2 April, 2014
Stress tests may encourage banks to offload loan books.
The state-backed bank is offering to pay first time buyer’s stamp duty-but should you take the deal?
# mortgages - Tuesday 1 April, 2014
The last time bank executives provided updates to the Finance Committee they were criticised for not being direct enough.
# mortgages - Wednesday 19 March, 2014
Everybody’s talking about the gardaí identifying attackers in viral assault video, AIB’s mortgage deals and the Christy Brown archive auction.
# mortgages - Wednesday 12 March, 2014
Good morning, want to know what’s making headlines this morning? It’s all here.
# mortgages - Wednesday 5 March, 2014
Everything happening in Leinster House today.
# mortgages - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
Despite Fergus O’Dowd’s criticism of the Fianna Fáil’s bill, the government will not oppose its passage.
Back to grind for Enda, Ukraine and Seachtain Na Gaeilge…everything happening in Leinster House today
Everything you wanted to know about the Oireachtas today but were too afraid to ask…
# mortgages - Monday 3 March, 2014
Bank of Ireland has released its results for 2013. Richie Boucher says the institution made “further substantial progress” last year.
# mortgages - Thursday 27 February, 2014
The new initiative will also allow those on trackers to move house without losing their cheaper loans.
# mortgages - Wednesday 26 February, 2014
Incumbent property owners receive special privileges in Ireland – meaning some mortgagors will walk out of this crisis with the same assets they walked into it with, despite not paying for them, writes Karl Deeter.
# mortgages - Sunday 23 February, 2014
A glut of cash buyers, homeowners anchored by negative equity and tracker mortgages – in Dublin, the situation for young people trying to buy is alarming.
# mortgages - Thursday 20 February, 2014
Homeowners who had their loans with IBRC are said to be anxious, but the Finance Minister says he cannot get involved.
# mortgages - Tuesday 18 February, 2014
Yesterday, four women shared their stories of facing eviction and living with homelessness. We want to hear yours.
# mortgages - Saturday 15 February, 2014
Plus: What percentage of teenagers have received a sexual message online?
# mortgages - Thursday 13 February, 2014
Data from the Department of Finance shows that 59,226 mortgages in arrears of 90 days plus have not been restructured, though this is down on 62,643 in September last year.
# mortgages - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
Deputy Stephen Donnelly appealed to the Finance Minister to allow families to bid for their own homes at market value.
# mortgages - Monday 3 February, 2014
Good morning. Here are the nine things you need to know as we begin a rainy Monday morning…
# mortgages - Thursday 23 January, 2014
This amounts to more than half of the overall outstanding debt on these mortgages.
# mortgages - Friday 17 January, 2014
The Central Bank has confirmed that rescheduled mortgages are not subject to the same restrictions as credit union loans.
# mortgages - Thursday 16 January, 2014
Under the 80:20 deferred payment initiative, buyers pay 80 per cent of the value up front with a valuation then carried out after five years.