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Mortgage Arrears

Description

The Mortgage Arrears data gives detail on the number and value of mortgages in arrears, restructured mortgages, repossessed properties, for principal residences and buy-to-let properties. The reporting population includes credit institutions, non-credit institutions and non-resident mortgage providers.  The chart demonstrates the number of mortgages in arrears for principal dwelling houses (PDH) and buy-to-let properties (BTL). 

Importance

Mortgage arrears are a significant cause for concern for governments due to the implications these can have for the individuals concerned, the financial institutions and the wider economy.