economists

General
Central Bank concern over growing house prices

Central Bank concern over growing house prices

House prices here are growing faster than during the boom, according to the Central Bank. The bank said this week in its Macro Financial Review that the growing rise in house prices posed a danger to our economic recovery and cautioned against the mindset that…
ECB rate cut expected today

ECB rate cut expected today

There could be a major boost for mortgage holders today with the European Central Bank expected to cut their interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point to 0.75%. The move would save the average tracker mortgage holder with a €300,000 mortgage around €45…