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Shepshed Building Society – 2-Year 3% Discount Intermediary

Shepshed Building Society – 2-Year 3% Discount Intermediary

Type: Discounted rate mortgage

Discounted term: Two years

Discount: 2%

Payable rate: 2.99%

Minimum loan: No minimum

Maximum loan: Up to 80% of valuation subject to a maximum of £300,000

Income multiples: Based on affordability

Conditions: Free legal fees for remortgages, available for properties in England and Wales except those in the M25 boundary

Flexible features: Overpayments, underpayments, interest calculated daily

Arrangement fee: £450 application fee plus £150 booking fee
Redemption fee: None

Introducer’s fee: Refer to lender



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