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Mortgage 2000 – Platform Buy-To-Let Lifetime Tracker

Buy-to-let tracker mortgage

Tracker term:
Lifetime of loan

Tracker rate:
0.99% above Bank of England base rate

Payable rate:

Minimum loan:

Maximum loan:
Up to 85% of valuation subject to a maximum of £300,000,
up to 75% of valuation subject to a maximum of £500,000

Income multiples:
Rental income must be at least 130% of mortgage repayments

Arrangement fee:

Redemption fee:
4% of mortgage balance in year one,
3% in year two,
1% in year three

Introducer&#39s fee:
0.5% of original loan subject to £250 minimum and
£3,500 maximum

Tel: 0845 456 7418


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