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Pink Home Loans – Exclusive 3.75 Per Cent

Friday, 28 September 2001.

Fixed term: Until December 31, 2003.

Fixed rate: 3.75 per cent.

Minimum loan: £15,001, remortgages £25,001.

Maximum loan: Up to 95 per cent of valuation subject to a maximum of £150,000, up to 90 per cent subject to a maximum of £450,000, up to 75 per cent subject to no maximum.

Income multiples: 3.5 times principal income plus second or 2.75 times joint.

Arrangement fee: £299.

Redemption fee: 5 per cent of amount repaid until December 31, 2003, 4 per cent until December 31, 2005, 3 per cent until December 31, 2006 plus administration fee £100.

Conditions: None.

Introducer&#39s fee: 0.5 per cent.

Tel: 08707 590170.


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