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Market Harborough Building Society – 3-Year 4.3% Fixed Rate Mortgage – Direct

Market Harborough Building Society – 3-Year 4.3% Fixed Rate Mortgage – Direct

Type: Fixed-rate mortgage

Fixed term: Until May 31, 2014

Fixed rate: 4.3%

Minimum loan: £50,000

Maximum loan: Up to 80% of valuation subject to a maximum of £350,000

Income multiples: Based on affordability

Conditions:  Capital repayments of up to 10% a year allowed without penalty in the fixed-rate period, free legal fees for remortgages, available only for properties in England and Wales

Flexible features, Overpayments, payment holidays, interest calculated daily

Arrangement fee: £200 plus £95 admin fee

Redemption fee: 3% of the amount repaid in the first three years

Introducer’s fee: None




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