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Daragh Cassidy on East Coast FM


Consumers in Ireland continue to pay some of the highest mortgage rates in comparison to some of our European counterparts who pay almost half what we're accustomed to.

This is largely down to a severe lack of competition in the Irish mortgage market, among myriad other factors.

However, the announcement of a new entrant into the market here is sure to help shake things up and provide much needed choice for consumers in the weeks and months ahead.

Our head of Communications at, Daragh Cassidy joined Declan Meehan on The Morning Show to discuss the arrival of Avant Money onto the Irish mortgage scene, as well as the growing possibility of a mortgage rate war as a result.

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