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Halifax consent to let: Q and A’s

  • Under what conditions will consent to let for a property be granted via Halifax? For what period of time do you have to have had the mortgage before consent to let can be negotiated with Halifax? In order to give you some perspective:We were living in a very small mid terrace house which is too small for us, my wife is also unwell and we are far away from family who could offer us a bit of relief, in the form of babysitting. I am looking at obtaining consent to let initially in order to put a tenant in it to offset the costs of the Halifax mortgage.
  • I am looking to move and let out my garden flat in Enfield. Having bought it in June 2008 and presently on a 90% ltv there is little equity in it. My mortgage is with Halifax. Do you know where Halifax stand on consent to let?
  • I wish to move home and I am wondering if I can get consent to let on my house then get a mortgage approval for the new house so I can effectively bid without being part of a chain and then rent my property out once I move. Is it likely that Halifax grant consent to let for a year if they know I am wanting to buy a further property or only if I am moving short term with work?
  • Require some information concerning leasing a property and consent to let. Later this year I want to move in with my fiance. The council would like to rent my flat for three year commitment with rent and service charges covered. The mortgage is with Halifax. Please advice
  • I am looking to Halifax to issue me with consent to let out my basement flat in Barnet. I am moving to look after my step-mum who has liver failure
  • I am currently in the process of applying for a mortgage through Halifax - It is possible that in the within months I may decide to rent the property out - how would I change the normal mortgage to a BTL mortgage?
  • I would like to find out more about obtaining consent to let on a property. In particular what is the procedure for consent to let if you have a domestic mortgage with Halifax
  • I am looking at taking a job overseas and have been advised that I need to let Halifax know so my mortgage is under consent to let? Please could you clarify the best way deal with this?