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.


The maturing of buy to let

In the first quarter of 2016 there was an increase in the number of buy to let (BTL) property purchases. This was ahead of the new stamp duty land tax for additional properties introduced on the 1st of April of that year.

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We’ve introduced a soft credit check for a DIP

This means that at DIP stage we will check an applicant's credit report and make an enquiry which will not leave a hard footprint and ensures the customer’s credit ratings are not affected at the early stages of application.

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New borrowing calculator

Our new borrowing calculator will give you an indication of the amount your client could borrow with us which in some cases will be a maximum and minimum amount. Please make sure you complete the loan, income and expenditure information correctly.

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Leeds HTB cashback deal aids first time buyers

Leeds Building Society is continuing to help first time buyers onto the property ladder through the Government’s Help to Buy equity scheme.

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Fixed rate mortgages cut by up to 0.30% by Leeds Building Society

Leeds Building Society has refreshed its mortgage range by reducing its fixed rate deals by up to 0.30%.

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Credit check change latest improvement to Leeds underwriting

Soft credit checks for Decisions in Principle are the latest service improvement introduced by Leeds Building Society.

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