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#Repossessions

# repossessions - Monday 20 July, 2020

'We must solve these problems now': Plans to help families at risk of home repossession post-Covid criticised
# Repossessions
# Repossessions

'We must solve these problems now': Plans to help families at risk of home repossession post-Covid criticised

Jul 20th 2020, 6:10 AM 12,416 Views 12 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Eoin Ó Broin has said the establishment of a non-judicial court would help to support families at risk of repossession.

# repossessions - Saturday 23 March, 2019

High Court Master says case could be taken against Ireland over special tax treatment given to vulture funds
# Tax Loophole
# Tax Loophole

High Court Master says case could be taken against Ireland over special tax treatment given to vulture funds

Mar 23rd 2019, 8:30 AM 26,237 Views 38 Comments

Edmund Honohan has said there are many similarities to be drawn with the Apple case being taken.

# repossessions - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Cabinet to consider Bill to help borrowers in mortgage arrears
# Repossessions
# Repossessions

Cabinet to consider Bill to help borrowers in mortgage arrears

Feb 26th 2019, 9:37 AM 10,948 Views 29 Comments

The Bill aims to broaden the matters a judge needs to take into account when considering repossessions.

# repossessions - Sunday 9 September, 2018

High Court Master says 'serious errors' in bank court papers are not spotted in Circuit Court
# Housing Crisis
# Housing Crisis

High Court Master says 'serious errors' in bank court papers are not spotted in Circuit Court

Sep 9th 2018, 7:00 PM 20,122 Views 31 Comments

Edmund Honohan said this has led to situations where banks are being granted possession orders for property or land that is not even mortgaged.

# repossessions - Sunday 29 July, 2018

How many mortgage holders were taken to the High Court by banks so far this year?
# Repossessions
# Repossessions

How many mortgage holders were taken to the High Court by banks so far this year?

Jul 29th 2018, 10:00 PM 31,390 Views 52 Comments

The numbers are down on recent years but there still has been almost 300 cases initiated in the High Court.

# repossessions - Friday 2 December, 2016

Twink told a newspaper her debt-ridden home was for sale, but barristers couldn't find it listed
# Arrears
# Arrears

Twink told a newspaper her debt-ridden home was for sale, but barristers couldn't find it listed

Dec 2nd 2016, 2:29 PM 31,780 Views 0 Comments

The bank claims it it is owed about €250,000.

# repossessions - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

Courts service conducting house repossession hearings in secret 'to avoid protests'
# Limerick
# Limerick

Courts service conducting house repossession hearings in secret 'to avoid protests'

Nov 9th 2016, 1:24 PM 15,586 Views 75 Comments

The Courts Service in Limerick has instigated the procedure to try and stem the tide of large-scale protests at the courts.

# repossessions - Friday 14 October, 2016

Twink battles home repossession as court hears she made no mortgage payments in five years
# Court Battle
# Court Battle

Twink battles home repossession as court hears she made no mortgage payments in five years

Oct 14th 2016, 12:05 PM 49,996 Views 0 Comments

The bank claims it is owed €250,000 including €18,000 arrears.

# repossessions - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

An alleged €178k fraudster told duped investors he'd 'flip cars for profit'
# Pyramid Scheme
# Pyramid Scheme

An alleged €178k fraudster told duped investors he'd 'flip cars for profit'

Jul 12th 2016, 6:20 PM 26,804 Views 0 Comments

Eamon Shield has pleaded not guilty to the charges.

# repossessions - Monday 22 February, 2016

Home repossessions have gone through the roof in Ireland in the last year
# Explosion
# Explosion

Home repossessions have gone through the roof in Ireland in the last year

Feb 22nd 2016, 5:23 PM 22,472 Views 153 Comments

Repossessions of residential properties in Ireland for the first nine months of 2015 were up a whopping 80% from all of 2014 put together.

# repossessions - Tuesday 26 May, 2015

Protesters 'forcibly' removed from Mayo repossession hearing
# Court Battle
# Court Battle

Protesters 'forcibly' removed from Mayo repossession hearing

May 26th 2015, 5:01 PM 33,048 Views 7 Comments

A video shows gardaí attempting to remove protesters from the County Registrar’s Court in Castlebar.

# repossessions - Monday 18 May, 2015

Bank of Ireland accused of a 'crusade' against Brian O'Donnell over Gorse Hill
# The Battle For Gorse Hill
# The Battle For Gorse Hill

Bank of Ireland accused of a 'crusade' against Brian O'Donnell over Gorse Hill

May 18th 2015, 12:02 AM 15,032 Views 40 Comments

“I’d love to see the bill for the legal fees.”

# repossessions - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Peter McVerry says he'd be embarrassed if he was Alan Kelly
# Social Housing
# Social Housing

Peter McVerry says he'd be embarrassed if he was Alan Kelly

May 5th 2015, 5:35 PM 29,530 Views 154 Comments

The campaigner is not impressed by the government’s housing plans.

# repossessions - Monday 23 March, 2015

Dublin squatters remain at property after day-long standoff
# Grangegorman
# Grangegorman

Dublin squatters remain at property after day-long standoff

Mar 23rd 2015, 11:45 PM 26,233 Views 39 Comments

Residents say about 30 people live at the abandoned property.

# repossessions - Monday 9 March, 2015

'The banks weren't showing compassion, they were waiting for an increase in property prices'
# Repossessions
# Repossessions

'The banks weren't showing compassion, they were waiting for an increase in property prices'

Mar 9th 2015, 9:11 AM 15,435 Views 97 Comments

It has been predicted that the number of home repossessions will grow significantly.

# repossessions - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Courts 'cannot cope' with amount of home repossessions
# Debt
# Debt

Courts 'cannot cope' with amount of home repossessions

Feb 25th 2015, 7:13 PM 18,330 Views 104 Comments

‘Angry’ was the word of choice in the Seanad today.

# repossessions - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

The number of homeowners who are years behind on their loans is still going up
# Going Under
# Going Under

The number of homeowners who are years behind on their loans is still going up

Dec 3rd 2014, 4:18 PM 8,838 Views 32 Comments

Banks have been accused of only helping the ‘low-hanging fruit’ of people who are a few months overdue.

# repossessions - Thursday 6 November, 2014

The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week
# Shovel Ready
# Shovel Ready

The Viewing: Your vital round-up of property news from the week

Nov 6th 2014, 4:42 PM 1,778 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know in one quick guided tour.

# repossessions - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Irish mortgage arrears tracked by Fitch are higher than ever
# Payment Problems
# Payment Problems

Irish mortgage arrears tracked by Fitch are higher than ever

May 15th 2014, 5:03 PM 12,606 Views 31 Comments

A new report from Fitch also says that price rises in Dublin are fleeting.

# repossessions - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Up to one in five PTSB customers in mortgage arrears are not engaging with the bank
# Debt
# Debt

Up to one in five PTSB customers in mortgage arrears are not engaging with the bank

Apr 9th 2014, 11:32 AM 6,749 Views 21 Comments

Officials from Permanent TSB told the Oireachtas finance committee that 85 per cent of customers offered a split-mortgage had agreed to the deal.

# repossessions - Monday 10 March, 2014

‘I’m up against it’: Garda whistleblower to run in local elections
# Election 2014
# Election 2014

‘I’m up against it’: Garda whistleblower to run in local elections

Mar 10th 2014, 10:15 PM 18,643 Views 50 Comments

The former garda’s revelations about penalty-point terminations in 2012 are now the subject of an official inquiry.

# repossessions - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

Debt write offs for some, but up to 27,000 homes could be repossessed
# Mortgage Arrears Crisis
# Mortgage Arrears Crisis

Debt write offs for some, but up to 27,000 homes could be repossessed

Dec 17th 2013, 8:13 AM 10,728 Views 166 Comments

A new report says that 40 per cent of mortgages will begin to re-perform next year.

# repossessions - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Repossession of Irish homes to rise - but as 'a last resort'
# Ireland
# Ireland

Repossession of Irish homes to rise - but as 'a last resort'

Aug 7th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,060 Views 74 Comments

Fitch Ratings said that the rate is to rise following the introduction of the Personal Insolvency Act, amongst other changes.

# repossessions - Tuesday 23 July, 2013

Column: The family home needs to be protected in a debt crisis
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: The family home needs to be protected in a debt crisis

Jul 23rd 2013, 7:00 AM 133 Views 62 Comments

The banks are not looking at the long-term resolutions strategies for homeowners in debt; the only available strategies are limited to those that that suit bank recovery, writes Julie Sadlier.

# repossessions - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Oireachtas agenda: CIE's financial woes and Irish troops in Syria
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: CIE's financial woes and Irish troops in Syria

Jul 18th 2013, 7:15 AM 3,638 Views 9 Comments

Representatives from Bus Éireann, Iarnród Éireann and Dublin Bus will meet the Transport committee ahead of the possibility of further strike action.

# repossessions - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Taoiseach denies putting homes at risk of being repossessed
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

Taoiseach denies putting homes at risk of being repossessed

Jul 9th 2013, 6:54 PM 5,963 Views 69 Comments

The Taoiseach also faced questions about the role of public interest directors at Irish banks.

Oireachtas agenda: Motion for mortgage holders and CAP, oh CAP
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: Motion for mortgage holders and CAP, oh CAP

Jul 9th 2013, 7:15 AM 3,321 Views 8 Comments

Fianna Fáil want limits on how often – and how – financial institutions can contact indebted mortgage holders while CAP reform debate is sure to rile the agricultural community.

# repossessions - Tuesday 30 April, 2013

Oireachtas agenda: Repossessions, organ donors and selling the Lotto
# Leinster House
# Leinster House

Oireachtas agenda: Repossessions, organ donors and selling the Lotto

Apr 30th 2013, 7:30 AM 4,453 Views 15 Comments

Legislation clearing the way for banks to repossess more homes will get its first airing in the Dáil this evening.

# repossessions - Saturday 2 March, 2013

The Evening Fix...now with added strangely attractive snails
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix...now with added strangely attractive snails

Mar 2nd 2013, 7:50 PM 8,566 Views 3 Comments

Here are all the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Court orders for repossessions fall by 30pc in 2012
# Repossessions
# Repossessions

Court orders for repossessions fall by 30pc in 2012

Mar 2nd 2013, 4:10 PM 4,539 Views 16 Comments

Figures from the Courts Service show that the number of repossessions has fallen 46 per cent in two years.

# repossessions - Sunday 16 December, 2012

# repossessions - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Here is the week's news...skewed
# Not The News
From The Daily Edge
# Not The News

Here is the week's news...skewed

Dec 15th 2012, 5:00 PM 7,260 Views 11 Comments

Breaking via The Mire wire: Kerry priest tells children there is no God; Government pledge to help homeowners become homeless; Craig Doyle = why?

# repossessions - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

# repossessions - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Independent TD Mattie McGrath occupying Friends First premises
# Occupy
# Occupy

Independent TD Mattie McGrath occupying Friends First premises

Dec 4th 2012, 2:03 PM 13,586 Views 76 Comments

McGrath and five others are occupying the Loughlinstown premises after a meeting with managers this morning.

# repossessions - Thursday 1 November, 2012

# repossessions - Friday 17 February, 2012

The average Irish mortgage is now €1,453 in arrears
# Mortgages
# Mortgages

The average Irish mortgage is now €1,453 in arrears

Feb 17th 2012, 11:32 AM 3,115 Views 20 Comments

Figures produced by the Central Bank show that 9.2 per cent of all mortgages are in arrears of 90 days or more.

# repossessions - Thursday 15 September, 2011

# repossessions - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

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