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Brendan Burgess addressing a Bank of Ireland AGM in UCD. Photograph: David Sleator/The Irish Times

High profile consumer advocate Brendan Burgess has suggested that nobody lost their home as a result of being denied a low-cost tracker mortgage, in s(...)

Brendan Burgess: accuses Ulster Bank of wrongly suggesting that owner-occupier loans were 58 months, almost five years, in arrears. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Investment adviser Brendan Burgess has accused Ulster Bank of being “disingenuous” about the €900 million worth of home loans it is selling. Ulster B(...)

It will now be more difficult for homeowners to avail of multiple cashback deals by switching several times

EBS has become the latest financial institution to curb over-eager mortgage switchers from availing of multiple cashback offers in the one year, as le(...)

Irish mortgage customers are paying about €250 more every month than their euro zone peers as a result of higher interest rates. Photograph: iStock

Figures released by the Central Bank of Ireland on Friday showed that mortgage interest rates in the Republic are amongst the highest in the euro zone(...)

Consumer advocate Brendan Burgess said the current system which protects distressed borrowers should be “more or less maintained to protect those who are paying what they can”. Photograph: David Sleator

Irish mortgage holders have to pay about €250 each month for the lifetime of their loans to pay for the costs of those who are not able, or refuse to (...)

Group chief executive of Permanent TSB Jeremy Masding: PTSB will hand over the day-to-day management of the loans to outsourcing firm Pepper Asset Servicing. Photograph: Colm Mahady

Permanent TSB chief executive Jeremy Masding knew the odds were stacked against him from the time the former Barclays banker turned up in Dublin in Fe(...)

 Brendan Burgess. File photograph.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Some 10,000 borrowers in long-term mortgage arrears should have their homes repossessed, consumer advocate Brendan Burgess has claimed. He told the O(...)

Would-be small investors in AIB’s flotation have until the close of business on Tuesday to put in orders with stockbroking firms involved in the transaction.

Would-be small investors in AIB’s flotation have until the close of business on Tuesday to put in orders with stockbroking firms involved in the trans(...)

The bank can recoup their money only when the debtor sells  the house.

It started with little more than a whisper, but it is slowly evolving into a roar. Last year it was revealed that 1,372 homeowners were overcharged on(...)

The Banking & Payments Federation Ireland agreed with new requirement that banks notify variable-rate borrowers of alternative mortgage options that could save money.

Banking lobbyists failed this year to get the Central Bank to row back on key parts of its drive to increase clarity on how variable interest rates a(...)

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