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Darlington Building Society – 3-Year 2.86% Discount

Darlington Building Society – 3-Year 2.86% Discount

Type: Discounted-rate mortgage

Discounted term: Until January 31, 2011

Discount: 2.86%

Payable rate: 3.09%

Minimum loan: £1,000

Maximum loan: Up to 80% of valuation subject to a maximum of £300,000

Income multiples: Based on affordability

Conditions:  One capital repayment of up to 10% allowed without penalty in the discount period, free valuation for properties in County Durham, Tees Valley and parts of North Yorkshire as defined by the society, available direct and through intermediaries

Arrangement fee: £299 plus £75 completion fee

Redemption fee: 3% of the mortgage balance in the first three years

Introducer’s fee: 0.35% of the original loan




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