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Residential Investment: Cash buyers have the upper hand while lending remains tight

The lack of credit hasn't affected prices because of the number of buyers with ready money, writes Michelle Devane.

13th October, 2012

Financing residential investment properties is hugely difficult at present. That's why cash buyers are the most conspicuous players in the market for homes and investment properties.

*The Sunday Business Post* last week revealed that cash deals accounted for

€1billion-worth of property sales in the first six months of this year.

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