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Top Five Questions relating to Cumberland Building Society consent to lease

  • I plan to get in touch with Cumberland Building Society for consent to let out my house in Cumberland Building Society. However I currently have the property for sale but there are no takers and forking out for a full mortgage, council tax and insurance on an empty house is hurting financially. What position would Cumberland Building Society take if I have the house on the market?

  • In the coming months I would like to move home and I am enquiring if I can get consent to let on my property then get a mortgage approval for the new house so I can put in an offer without being part of a chain and then rent my property out once I move. Is it likely that Cumberland Building Society grant consent to let for 12 months if they know I am wanting to buy a further property or only where one is moving temporarily for career reasons?
  • We acquired a property in 2006 with the help of a housing association, I own half through mortgage and rent the other half. In January 2014 I bought a new home. I rented out my first house and moved to the new property. I obtained consent to let from my mortgage company and I believed I had consent to let from the housing association. Earlier this week I had a phone call from the housing association saying they had nothing on record to say I had attained permission to sublet. What do I do now?
  • I am unable to find the form to download "consent to let" on the Cumberland Building Society website. Could you please email me a link to do it? Thanks a lot.
  • I would like to let my house which is on a standard variable rate mortgage with Cumberland Building Society. What do Cumberland Building Society require for me to do to get consent to let?
  • My fiance and I are planning to ask Cumberland Building Society for consent to let out our home in Haringey. We are moving overseas for 2 years and need to rent out the property. I failed to look into this when we took the Cumberland Building Society mortgage, and that was due to the fact that we never foresaw an opportunity like this would come up so was planning on being in the house.
  • Were I to let my house out with consent to let from Cumberland Building Society will there be any rate difference? I am currently on a standard variable rate.
  • I am currently in the process of getting a mortgage through Cumberland Building Society - I foresee that in the within months I may decide to rent the property out - how would I change the homeowner mortgage to a buy to let mortgage?