Trends in Private Household Credit and Deposits

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Lending for house purchases up by €27 million in final quarter of 2016

Lending for house purchases up by €27 million in final quarter of 2016

Lending for house purchases increased by €27 million over the final quarter of 2016, the first net increase since the end of 2009. The figures from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) revealed, however, that mortgages in the buy-to-let sector have decreased by €394 million during the…