KBC Bank Ireland has increased its customer base here by 25 per cent this year

KBC Bank Ireland has increased its customer base here by 25 per cent this year from the launch of current account and other services and is set to ann(...)

The Law Society has said there are difficulties with the contracts of many repossessed properties that make them incapable of being mortgaged. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

Borrowers are unable to take out mortgages to purchase repossessed properties offered by banks because the contracts are so restrictive, the Law Socie(...)