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Questions and Answers: LendInvest consent to let

  • My husband and I recently sorted our rates for another fixed five years with LendInvest. However, I attended an interview and basically I accepted the job offer in Lewisham. I'm going to rent a one bed flat for the family in Newham as we don't want to sell the house whist there is a chance that we come back before two years.... We really don't know how things will work out. We called LendInvest but we would appreciate your take on the situation. How is it to receive consent to let in that case as we secured a fixed 5 years rate we would not want to change.
  • Can you explain "consent to let" to me? I live in a studio flat and its in good condition. It is on the market and I can't find a buyer. This is because my neighbour is a drunk and assaulted me last year. I was obliged to put it on the disclosure sheet. Mortgage is with LendInvest on a standard variable rate. Someone mentioned I should get consent to let from LendInvest and let the flat for a couple of years.
  • I am a letting agent. If a landlord chooses to let out their property without consent to let from LendInvest - have I failed in my duty of care? Technically the landlord isn't committing a crime, however, they would be breaching their contract with the LendInvest, as LendInvest invariably require to be informed of any change in circumstances. If I look the other way could I be storing up problems for myself?
  • Resulting from a change in family circumstances my husband and I are moving to my mum and dad’s house while they are away and letting our flat out. What is best way to approach my mortgage lender for a 'Consent-to-Let' ? We will need to remortgage in the next 12 months will we then switch to a BTL mortgage. We intend to return to our flat at within the next twelve months?
  • I am thinking of renting my apartment will LendInvest bill me for a consent to let letter?
  • I am trying to find out LendInvest fees for conversion to consent to let from a fixed rate residential mortgage?
  • In the event that I was successful in obtaining consent to let from LendInvest, can I sell during the consent period? Is it possible that I would incur any penalties?
  • Do you have the address to which a Consent to Let request to be sent for LendInvest? Sorry about bothering you with this query.