Please note: Leeds Building Society only accepts mortgage applications from intermediaries where they are providing an advised sales service, with the exception of Buy to Let & Holiday Let applications. It is the responsibility of the intermediary to ensure that all applicable law including, without limitation, the Financial Conduct Authority rules on advised mortgage sales are complied with including, without limitation, the provision of adequate explanations.
More borrowers will benefit from Leeds Building Society LTI change
Leeds Building Society is adjusting its LTI (loan to income) criteria for some borrowers.Read article
Help to Buy Equity Loan still important part of mortgage mix, says Leeds
Leeds Building Society is continuing to see strong demand for Help to Buy Equity loan mortgages.Read article
Leeds Building Society reports record-breaking results for 2016. Value, security and service attract more members than ever
Leeds Building Society has delivered record profits before tax for the fourth consecutive year as it helped more people than ever to save and have the home they want during 2016.Read article
Broker retention fees announced by Leeds Building Society
Leeds Building Society will introduce retention procuration fees later this year.Read article
What can we expect from the Housing White Paper?
In the Autumn Statement, Phillip Hammond announced that the Government’s Housing White Paper would be delivered by the end of 2016. Setting out the Government’s long term plan for delivering homes and tackling the UK’s housing crisis, the hotly anticipated white paper is expected to include significant measures to speed up house building.Read article
Leeds launches new two year fixed interest only deals with incentives
Two new interest only mortgages with £1,000 cashback have been launched by Leeds Building Society. Both are two year fixed rate mortgages and each comes with a free valuation, as well as fees assisted legal services for standard remortgages.Read article
New deals added to Leeds Buy to Let mortgages
Two new deals have been added to Leeds Building Society’s Buy to Let mortgage range.Read article
What does the future hold for the mortgage industry? Peter Hill on what he’d like to see more of in 2017
As a momentous year ends, one that has seen a number of changes in the mortgage industry and the country at large, our CEO Peter Hill takes a retrospective look back on 2016 and makes a cause for optimism in the industry for 2017.Read article
Advising on contractor mortgages – what brokers need to know
Temporary and contract staff placements are on the rise, with the rate of growth of these jobs accelerating to a seven month high in November, according to the latest Markit/REC Report on jobsRead article
Solving the UK’s housing crisis – could MMC be the answer?
An estimated 232,000 to 300,000 new homes are needed each year to meet demand, but in 2015 only 152,380 properties were built and the last time the private developers built more than 200,000 homes was in 1968.Read article