Mortgage News

House prices expected to fall by 12% in the short term

Nobody Knows what is going to happen to house prices. One thing we can be sure about is they are certainly not going to rise! » read more

 

Mortgages.ie now arranging full formal approval online.

Corona restrictions have resulted in fast tracking the move to online approval. » read more

 

Lenders not accepting new applications seeking exceptions above Central Bank rules

Major Banks change policy as Corona virus hits » read more

 

Lenders reviewing existing pipeline cases before advancing funds

One of the issues causing concern for borrowers is the worry that lenders may change their mortgage policies and reverse decisions in the light of current circumstances » read more

 

Corona virus

The Corona virus is a major international health emergency which will have implications far and wide and into the long term. » read more

 

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