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Saffron Building Society – 3 Year Fixed 4.99%

Saffron Building Society – 3 Year Fixed 4.99%

Type: Fixed rate mortgage

Fixed term: Until July 31, 2014

Fixed rate: 3.99%

Minimum loan: £50,000

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

Income multiples: Based on affordability

Conditions: Capital repayments of up to 10% a year allowed without penalty in the fixed rate period subject to a £500 minimum, free basic legal fees for remortgages, valuation fee refunded up to £500 for remortgages, available only for properties in England and Wales, available direct and through intermediaries

Arrangement fee: £995

Redemption fee: 2% of the mortgage balance or original loan for part repayments or full repayments respectively in the first three years

Introducer’s fee: Refer to lender

Tel: 0800 072 1100


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