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Top Five Questions relating to Halifax consent to lease

  • I bought a mews house in 2012 for just under 200,000 with Halifax. My husband’s job requires him to relocate to Cyprus and realise that I need to obtain consent to let from Halifax. Will they give consent?

  • Me and my partner were intending to purchase a ground floor flat with 10% down payment with the aim of living there. Somewhat fortuitously the in-laws are arranging to move abroad If we were to proceed with a residential mortgage with Halifax would there be any difficulties with switching to consent to let ?
  • I am thinking of applying for consent to let from Halifax as my personal situation has changed. My stepdaughter started college and I concluded that we would move nearby and chose to purchase a house as opposed to spend the money on renting. After having purchased the house there has been serious deterioration in my relationship with my my step daughter and she is unwilling to live there. Given that the whole idea was for her and the house location isn't so ideal for my work I would like to move out and rent out the property
  • My wife and I acquired a apartment in Sunderland and will be moving to Kent at the end of March. I have a letting agency and tenant lined up. I was proposing to keep quiet as I'm concerned Halifax will say I have to change my mortgage rate for buy to let and am unable to afford that. I would like to gain a consent to let via Halifax but am afraid if I show my hand it would result in a whole host of problems
  • I was just enquiring if Halifax were picky when considering consent to let. I sent my request on date and I am waiting to hear back. Should I start chasing or wait for a bit longer?
  • I am looking for some generic information on consent to let. I already have a mortgage in place with Halifax. I have been given licence to temporarily rent out my GFF from the managing agents and they asked for a copy of the consent to from Halifax.
  • My daughter has a mortgage with Halifax and she wants to lease her apartment out as she moving in with her boyfriend.Will she be granted consent to let? What is the process and what needs to be done next?
  • Last month I acquired a flat using a Halifax mortgage. However I am presently living with parents. I don't want to move in until for seven months due to personal reasons. In interim can I lease out the property with consent to let?