Sub-prime lender Start Mortgages expanded agressively during the boom but was hit by the bust. It reported a loss of €26mn in the year to March 31st 2014.

Investec is to sell its Irish sub-prime mortgage arm Start Mortgages to private equity firm Lone Star Funds for an undisclosed sum. The sale was initi(...)

Claire and Martin O’Sullivan at home in Kanturk. Photograph: Eamonn Keogh/ MacMonagle

A group campaigning against home repossessions has lodged an appeal in the High Court seeking a stay against the eviction of a family from their home(...)

Supporters outside the home of Claire and Martin O’Sullivan

A couple yesterday spoke of their fear and anxiety as they and their three young children face eviction from their family home despite making an offe(...)

Australia-based company Pepper Finance Corporation (Ireland) Ltd was given permission by the High Court to execute orders for possession previously given to sub-prime lender GE Capital Woodchester Homeloans Ltd

Australia-based company Pepper Finance Corporation (Ireland) Ltd was given permission by the High Court yesterday to execute orders for possess(...)