An Post mortgages – a business model that requires a lot of scrutiny!

By Frank Conway An Post is reported to be a conduit for a potential mortgage underwriter. Whether or not mortgages costing 1% or less than existing lenders actually launch here … Continue reading An Post mortgages – a business model that requires a lot of scrutiny!

State must create ‘shared fairness’ in dysfunctional mortgage market

In 2015, 24,134 mortgages drawn down; in 1979, the number was higher. The 2015 figure includes first time buyers, second time buyers and those buying an investment property but it … Continue reading State must create ‘shared fairness’ in dysfunctional mortgage market

Central Bank lending limits part of perfect storm in property market threat

The Irish property market is set for a very uncertain period in the months ahead. First, generous Capital Gains Tax exemptions on property are due to expire at the end … Continue reading Central Bank lending limits part of perfect storm in property market threat