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

Recently asked questions relating to Halifax consent to lease

  • What options are open to me if my request for consent to let is subsequently refused by Halifax?

  • Next month I will be relocating to Hong Kong. As opposed to sell my house, I would like to lease it out, just in case things don’t go as expected. My current mortgage is with Halifax. If I applied for a refinance would a new provider view this as me attempting to avoid a Buy To Let mortgage, of which there is very restricted availability for 80% LTV, and therefore turn down my request for Consent to Let?
  • Me and my wife reside in a house where we have numerous empty bedrooms. We are exploring the opportunity of establishing an B&B style operation to rent half the home out on a short term basis. Do you know this is likely to be permitted under Halifax’s consent to let protocol?
  • Last month I received consent to let on a domestic homeloan with Halifax with the intention of transferring to a BTL rate when the fixed rate expires in a few months' time, so I'm unclear if this adds to the complexity of the issue! Any advice gratefully appreciated.
  • My current mortgage is with Halifax, but I am going to need to get consent to let for approximately a year as my partner is unwell and is struggling to balance work with the hectic environment we are living in. We want to take a break for twelve months (by living near her mother and stepfather and getting support) in a greener more relaxed suburb of Liverpool.
  • I'm applying to change lender to Halifax for a fixed rate but during this period would need to rent the apartment out for just under one year. Do Halifax consent to let on fixed rate mortgages and if so, what are the costs.
  • Does my LTV need to be at a certain level to allow me to apply for a consent to let from my mortgage lender Halifax. Will any consideration be given to the fact that I only recently out the mortgage two months ago?
  • Do you have the address to which a Consent to Let request to be sent for Halifax? Sorry about bothering you with this query.