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# repossessions - Monday 20 July, 2020

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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'

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

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'

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

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

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

“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

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

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'

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

The 9 at 9: Monday

Everything you need to know as you start your morning.

# repossessions - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Courts 'cannot cope' with amount of home repossessions

‘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

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 This post contains images

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

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

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

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

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

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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 with added strangely attractive snails Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening with added strangely attractive snails

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

Court orders for repossessions fall by 30pc in 2012

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

# repossessions - Sunday 16 December, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Every morning, brings you the nine things you need to know as you begin your day.

# repossessions - Saturday 15 December, 2012

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

Here is the week's news...skewed

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

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Soundcheck Day… (Sorry…)

# repossessions - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Independent TD Mattie McGrath occupying Friends First premises

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

# repossessions - Thursday 1 November, 2012

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# repossessions - Friday 17 February, 2012

Poll: Have you fallen behind on your mortgage repayments? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you fallen behind on your mortgage repayments?

Figures from the Central Bank show that more and more mortgages are falling behind on repayments. Is yours among them?

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

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

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: ESB workers to vote on strike action, is Norris preparing for one last tilt at the Áras? And Ireland’s newest blogger – you’ve probably heard of him…

# repossessions - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know this morning: Cabinet’s final meeting before summer, five arrests in Ronan Kerr investigation, and the Chilean miners coming to the big screen.

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