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Mairead Ronan

Is Buying With A Stranger The Answer For Single People Getting In To The Property Market?

It's no secret that it's a huge struggle for people in Ireland to find and afford to buy a home, and...
Orla Ormond
Orla Ormond

4:45 PM - 20 Sep 2021



Mairead Ronan

Is Buying With A Stranger The Answer For Single People Getting In To The Property Market?

Orla Ormond
Orla Ormond

4:45 PM - 20 Sep 2021

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It's no secret that it's a huge struggle for people in Ireland to find and afford to buy a home, and it's near impossible for single people to get on the property ladder.

A website in Australia that calls itself 'the Bumble of home ownership' matches people like a dating app but strangers together to buy a property, and it plans to launch in Ireland in 2022.

Is Buying With A Stranger The Answer For Single People Getting In To The Property Market?

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Daisy Ashworth is co-founder of Mortgage Mates and she spoke to Mairead about how their website helps people who have been priced out of the market.

There is a co-ownership contract for all parties which lays out what the plan is for when one person wants to move on, and they believe you're safer buying with a Mortgage Mate than with a loved one!

You can hear the chat in full by pressing the play button on screen.


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