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#first time buyers

# first-time-buyers - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

Poll: Do you expect to buy your own home?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you expect to buy your own home?

Jun 7th 2016, 10:11 AM 28,428 Views 79 Comments

The average age of first-time home buyers is now 34.

# first-time-buyers - Friday 4 March, 2016

6 thoughts everyone has when they're looking for a home
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6 thoughts everyone has when they're looking for a home

Mar 4th 2016, 4:10 PM 33,166 Views 37 Comments

So many feels.

# first-time-buyers - Thursday 25 February, 2016

Here's everything you need to know before you look at getting your first mortgage
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Here's everything you need to know before you look at getting your first mortgage

Feb 25th 2016, 4:38 PM 28,184 Views 22 Comments

We’ve got you covered.

# first-time-buyers - Friday 12 February, 2016

7 indispensable tips for first time buyers
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7 indispensable tips for first time buyers

Feb 12th 2016, 1:13 PM 28,552 Views 21 Comments

Here’s all the best advice you need.

# first-time-buyers - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Ulster Bank is cutting its mortgage rates
# Race To The Bottom
# Race To The Bottom

Ulster Bank is cutting its mortgage rates

Feb 4th 2015, 3:38 PM 14,501 Views 15 Comments

This follows moves by First Permanent TSB and Bank of Ireland.

# first-time-buyers - Friday 30 January, 2015

Only 395 houses available to first-time buyers in Dublin
# Short Supply
# Short Supply

Only 395 houses available to first-time buyers in Dublin

Jan 30th 2015, 3:47 PM 15,777 Views 47 Comments

This applies to those looking to avail of the Central Banks new rules with a property costing €220,000 or less.

# first-time-buyers - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Poll: Do you plan to buy your own home?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan to buy your own home?

Jan 25th 2015, 9:43 AM 24,242 Views 75 Comments

Are you a lifelong renter or do you want the property ladder?

# first-time-buyers - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Will Enda snub the Central Bank to keep deposits at 10 per cent?
# First Time Buyers
# First Time Buyers

Will Enda snub the Central Bank to keep deposits at 10 per cent?

Oct 23rd 2014, 11:34 AM 11,360 Views 71 Comments

A new mechanism to make sure houses remain affordable for first-time buyers is being considered by the coalition.

# first-time-buyers - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Opinion: Game over for mortgage affordability?
# Property
# Property

Opinion: Game over for mortgage affordability?

Sep 28th 2014, 7:30 PM 86 Views 38 Comments

In many areas property is simply unaffordable, again – yet our political class seems to regard the ‘recovery’ in property prices as only a good thing.

# first-time-buyers - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Knocking through and levelling up - your three-step guide to renovating
# Next Level
# Next Level

Knocking through and levelling up - your three-step guide to renovating

Sep 4th 2014, 12:16 PM 3,857 Views 0 Comments

Invaluable tips and tricks for navigating the new territory of home improvement.

# first-time-buyers - Thursday 28 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 28th 2014, 9:16 AM 11,799 Views 93 Comments

The aim of the possible scheme is to help out new house buyers’ “creditworthiness”.

# first-time-buyers - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

Warning over 'microwave' housing market
# Heating Up
# Heating Up

Warning over 'microwave' housing market

May 28th 2014, 2:31 PM 16,693 Views 40 Comments

First time buyers are being forced out of the market and need to beware of taking on too much debt.

# first-time-buyers - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

Poll: Do you think the new construction stimulus will lead to another property bubble?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think the new construction stimulus will lead to another property bubble?

May 14th 2014, 9:23 AM 9,087 Views 79 Comments

Michael Noonan said Ireland is a ‘long way from a housing bubble’.

# first-time-buyers - Friday 7 March, 2014

6 times in life when "yes" is all anyone wants to hear
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6 times in life when "yes" is all anyone wants to hear

Mar 7th 2014, 3:07 PM 57,081 Views 0 Comments

No buts or maybes, now – it has to be “yes”.

# first-time-buyers - Monday 18 November, 2013

Index shows first time buyers spend 17% of their net income on their new home
# Affordability
# Affordability

Index shows first time buyers spend 17% of their net income on their new home

Nov 18th 2013, 6:30 AM 7,436 Views 9 Comments

There is a higher afforability level in Dublin due to property prices increasing by up to 12.1 per cent.

# first-time-buyers - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

Bank of Ireland launches another €2 billion fund for first time buyers
# Lending
# Lending

Bank of Ireland launches another €2 billion fund for first time buyers

Jul 24th 2013, 5:04 PM 6,822 Views 45 Comments

The bank said that the fund is being rolled out in response to existing and anticipated demand for mortgages.

# first-time-buyers - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Cole, Cork-opoly and grocery shopping: The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Cole, Cork-opoly and grocery shopping: The week in numbers

Oct 20th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,300 Views 3 Comments

How much does it cost to bring football into disrepute on Twitter? And how do NAMA’s accounts look?

# first-time-buyers - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

63 per cent of first time buyers will buy in the next 12 months
# Property
# Property

63 per cent of first time buyers will buy in the next 12 months

Oct 17th 2012, 4:45 PM 9,207 Views 31 Comments

Around 60% of first time buyers believe banks aren’t lending according a new MyHome.ie survey.

# first-time-buyers - Monday 20 August, 2012

Number of new mortgages shows first annual increase since 2006
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Number of new mortgages shows first annual increase since 2006

Aug 20th 2012, 10:13 AM 2,969 Views 7 Comments

Research from the Irish Bankers’ Federation and PwC says a total of 3,225 mortgages were issued in the second quarter of 2012.

# first-time-buyers - Thursday 22 December, 2011

1 in 10 Irish mortgages are in arrears
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

1 in 10 Irish mortgages are in arrears

Dec 22nd 2011, 3:21 PM 2,103 Views 8 Comments

At the same time, one-fifth of all mortgage holders are believed to be having difficulties in meeting mortgage repayments.

# first-time-buyers - Wednesday 7 December, 2011

Bank of Ireland to make €1.5 billion available for mortgages
# Stimulus
# Stimulus

Bank of Ireland to make €1.5 billion available for mortgages

Dec 7th 2011, 4:02 PM 3,344 Views 27 Comments

The move comes one day after Finance Minister Michael Noonan announced a range of measures in the Budget encouraging people to buy homes.

Winners and losers of Budget 2012: In pictures
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Winners and losers of Budget 2012: In pictures

Dec 7th 2011, 7:35 AM 4,819 Views 3 Comments

There was plenty at stake in the austere Budget presented by Brendan Howlin and Michael Noonan over the past two days. This slideshow will fill you in…

# first-time-buyers - Thursday 31 March, 2011

House prices back to 2002 levels
# House Prices
# House Prices

House prices back to 2002 levels

Mar 31st 2011, 4:12 PM 1,337 Views 3 Comments

Second-hand property prices down 4 per cent in the first three months of the year.