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Mortgage Express/Exclusive Connections – fixed rate BTL

Exclusive Connections/Mortgage Express launch fixed rate BTL

Type: Buy-to-let fixed

Fixed rate: 6.49 per cent

Fixed until: 03 March 2005

Minimum loan: £40,000

Maximum loan: £1m

Rental income: 130 per cent

Conditions: Remortgage only, allowing an unlimited number of properties up to £1m. Full status only.

Features: Available to employed and self-employed, legal fees included and valuation fee refunded.

Redemption fees: Six months interest until 03 March 2005

Commission: Subject to negotiation

Tel: 0870 3301817


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Standard of living is increasing for state-dependent

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Fidelity and Henderson join Selestia with better deal

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Tilney sponsors Melrose Sevens for a second year

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Auto-enrolment: tips for employers

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