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Nationwide Building Society – Two-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage

Nationwide Building Society – Two-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage

Type: Fixed-rate mortgage

Fixed term: Two years

Minimum loan: No minimum

Maximum Loan: Up to 50% of valuation subject to a maximum of £1m

Income multiples: Based on affordability

Conditions: Capital repayments of up to £500 a month allowed without penalty ion the fixed rate period, free valuation and free legal fees for remortgages where in-house solicitor is used

Arrangement fee: £400 for purchases, £900 for remortgages plus £99 booking fee

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

Introducer’s fee: Refer to lender

Tel: 0845 601 0763.


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