Mortgage News

Corona Virus - Too many people not observing Social Distancing Protocol

More stringent measures need to be adopted to ensure social distancing. » read more

 

Implications for Life Insurance and mortgage protection insurance policies of Covid 19

As of 19/03/2020 we are not aware of any Covid 19 restrictions been applied to Insurers protection policies nor have we been advised of any plans to amend acceptance criteria. » read more

 

Haven Mortgages (AIB Group) reduce their three and five year fixed rates

AIB took a long time to follow the market in low fixed rates. This recent move makes them very competitive once again. » read more

 

KBC reduce three and five fixed rates

In a move that was anticipated, KBC have reduced their medium term rates. Three year fixed rates start at 2.35% and 5 year fixed rates start at 2.4% » read more

 

Is income protection insurance more important than serious illness cover?

Interest in insuring your income until retirement is gathering steam. » read more

 

New home loan criteria targeting public servants and new lower rates from ICS.

ICS reduce fixed rate mortgages. » read more

 

5 year fixed rate for mortgages over €300,000 from 2.2%

Ulster Bank have reduced their fixed rates with their high value 5 year fixed rates now priced at 2.2%. This applies to mortgages over €300,000. » read more

 

Mortgage Protection Insurance alone is not sufficient to look after you and your family.

Most new mortgage holders are reluctant to take out adequate protection insurance when embarking on a mortgage journey. The minimum requirement is mortgage protection insurance which clears the mortgage in the event of death, but other protection cover deserve serious attention, as they pay out when the policy holder is alive! » read more

 

Pay extra on your mortgage and see the term reducing

When interest rates are low and assuming it is affordable , paying extra on your mortgage can have a dramatic effect on your mortgage term. In times of very low inflation mortgage payments can remain a burden when compared to periods of high inflation rates. » read more

 

Mortgages.ie survey shows our Mortgage Protection is 30% cheaper than Laya and VHI

Laya and VHI mortgage protection are costing approximately 30% dearer than Mortgage Protection arrange through Mortgages.ie. » read more