Mortgage gap now at record level as some homeowners are paying over €7,000 extra a year The gap between good value and expensive mortgages is now so wide that the highest rate in the market is double the lowest one. Mortgage rates now range from 3.45pc to over 7pc, according to the Irish Independent Mortgage Switching Index for the first quarter of this year. It means some homeowners could be overpaying a record average €7,812 more […]