It can be difficult and stressful to secure a mortgage at the best of times, and when your credit is not perfect it can be even more challenging. Many lenders shy away from arranging mortgages where the applicant has bad credit. But it is not all bad news.
When you are buying a home, particularly if it is your first home, you will probably need to take out a mortgage. This is by far the most popular way to finance a home purchase in Ireland, and it is considered to be a worthwhile investment so that you get on the property ladder and…
Remember when your real estate investment grew 12% every year? That was so much fun the banks wanted in on the profits. They handed their mortgage customers blank checks and said write yourself a loan up to 90% of your equity. About the time there was no equity left, the economy took a dive and…
News Corp’s gamble on real estate services appeared to be paying off after it said last night that it expected revenues from its online property businesses to become the biggest contributor to before-tax earnings.
There will be a significant slowdown in British house price growth over the next four years as the effects of the Brexit vote and affordability issues disrupt the market, one of Europe’s biggest property services companies has warned.
The sense of panic is unmistakeable, an echo of the mayhem that struck in 2008 — but this time it is different. Then it was largely about the banks; now fears are growing about the buildings they occupy.
When it was your birthday at my boarding school back in the late 1970s, the whole dormitory of 23 boys would gather round your bed in the morning to watch you open your cards and presents.