One of the country's biggest banks is to write off the mortgages of accidental landlords.
Thousands of people bought homes during the boom but ended up having to rent them out when their situations changed.
Buy to Let investors who sell their properties can walk away from the rest of the debt.
However the Irish Independent reports the offer will only be made to people who genuinely can't pay.
This is the first mainstream bank to to offer debt forgiveness on a formal basis.
It'll no doubt please small investors and so-called accidental landlords who're struggling to make their repayments, but private homeowners will wonder why they're not included.