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Need professional advice for your consent to let with Family Building Society? There are various implications when it comes to letting out your property with an existing residential mortgage - you should seek professional assistance.

Common questions relating to Family Building Society consent to lease

  • What is the difference between consent to let and changing to a buy to let mortgage? What is the consent to let rate offered by Family Building Society?
  • My mortgage is with Family Building Society and wonder if I am required to notify them if we no longer reside in my house. I fear that they may jack up the interest rate if we move and find a tenant but it's far from clear what the increase would be. Should I decide to rent my property out and seek consent to let in what way would the payments go up?
  • Me and my partner have a flat in Bromley which we acquired off-plan about eight years ago. As we've now got a young son we require a bigger home. We've found a property in Lewisham that we would like to buy and want to keep the flat as an investment to rent out. The mortgage is with Family Building Society and we've found a tenant who will pay rent which more than covers the monthly mortgage amount. My question is, can we retain the repayment mortgage with Family Building Society so we effectively paying off our loan on the property or do we have to move it to a buy-to-let product?
  • My husband and I are in a tricky mortgage situation currently. We have to lease our apartment with consent to let and move to a new to be nearer to our daughter’s college. We are about to rent a house. We are finding it extremely difficult to find a better mortgage deal for our consent to let home. Is there is a list available as to which lenders grant consent to let and what their conditions are?
  • I am currently in the process of applying for a mortgage through Family Building Society - I foresee that in the coming months I may decide to let out the property - how would I switch the FTB mortgage to a buy to let mortgage?
  • I am looking to get consent to let with my Family Building Society residential mortgage. It is a mid terraced house. Will Family Building Society grant consent on this basis? Or would it be regarded as an HMO?
  • I am currently refinancing and exploring the flexibility of certain mortgage providers when it comes to consent to let. Family Building Society is one of the mortgage companies I am thinking of going with. How accommodating are they when it comes to consent to let?
  • Are you able to confirm what the process would be if we bought a second property and need to apply for consent to let for our existing mortgage with Family Building Society