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This week&#39s No S*!@ Sherlock award goes to Intelligent Finance.

The company “released figures” showing that, all things being equal

such as £6,219 in savings in an offset mortgage account, people

in Scotland, where the average house price is £71,799, will pay

off their mortgages on average 39 months early compared with people

in Greater London paying an average £214,296, who finish 15

months earlier.

IF chief executive Gren-ville Turner tells us: “These new figures

throw an interesting crosslight on the housing market.”

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