Buying a House in Ireland While Living Abroad

As Brexit gets closer – there seems to have been an increase in people in the UK looking to buy property in Ireland.Some of these could be Irish people moving back home , others are just UK citizens wanting to leave the UK.The global pandemic has also increased the numbers of Irish returning home after […]
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Affordable Mortgages – Rebuilding Ireland

A  government-backed mortgage scheme – the “Rebuilding Ireland Home Loan”  (RIHL)  started on February 1st 2018. Some people call it the “affordable mortgages scheme” This RIHL provides mortgages at reduced interest rates to first-time buyers who have been refused a mortgage or were offered “insufficient” finance, by at least two lenders.  (not credit unions) . […]
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Bank of Ireland Mortgage Saver Account – €2000 Bonus

Bank of Ireland  launched an interesting regular savings account back in 2016 for first time buyers called the “Mortgage Saver “.  It originally started with just a 10% bonus – but later it was amended and now savers can get a free bonus of €2000 on a deposit of just €5000. This account is still […]
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