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Recently asked questions relating to Cumberland Building Society consent to lease

  • For the last few months I have been letting out my flat in Tower Hamlets. I didn't request consent to let. I moved to Amersham for work and was unable to cope with the traveling but was nervous that Cumberland Building Society would charge me a small fortune so I decided to take the risk. I'm hoping to legitimise it now... basically carry on letting it but with consent. Can you offer any advice as to how I go about doing this?
  • I have a homeowner mortgage over my property in loc and intend to move to country for a couple of years. During this period it would be ideal if I could lease out my house. My lender is withholding consent to let. I don’t really want a buy to let mortgage as it’s only a short term option that I am abroad for.

  • I am looking to acquire a studio flat in Hackney. I will only want to reside there for 6 months, and subsequently move into a bigger flat. Rather than sell the prior flat my preference would be to let it out so that it form part of my investment portfolio. Do you know if Cumberland Building Society would grant consent to let after half a year?
  • I have an existing Cumberland Building Society mortgage on a property for the last ten years. I am now married and live in my husband’s home. As things stand the property is vacant and we either need to sell or have someone rent. Chances are that this will not be a short term agreement as I can't see us move back in. What should I tell Cumberland Building Society in order to get consent to let?
  • Should I decide to apply for consent to let from Cumberland Building Society how long will it take to hear back?
  • How do I go about getting a consent to let application form from Cumberland Building Society and how quickly can I get the consent?
  • I would like to let out the attic in my flat in Tower Hamlets. Do I require consent to let from my mortgage co Cumberland Building Society?
  • I am fixing my residential mortgage with Cumberland Building Society but due to work related issues I may have to live abroad for a couple of years. Will Cumberland Building Society allow and give consent to let and there be any penalty