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Top Five Questions relating to Darlington Building Society consent to lease

  • My fiancee and I are are looking to join the property ladder, currently renting. We would ideally like to buy a garden flat in Brent. We want to move there, but will need to wait for a job - perhaps a couple of years. Do we have to get a B2L loan? Could we have a 1st time buyer mortgage with Darlington Building Society, because we intend to move there soon? Alternatively could we reside there for a few of months, then start renting it with consent to let from Darlington Building Society? I'm only evaluating scenarios that are completely legal, and have no intention of breaching the terms of the mortgage with Darlington Building Society.
  • Resulting from a redundancy we are looking to move away from Ealing and our house, potentially to a job in Sweden but that means we will want to let the property but don't want the cancellation fees of existing Darlington Building Society mortgage which will be high.Can Darlington Building Society refuse to grant us consent to let?
  • I am unable to locate the form to download "consent to let" on the Darlington Building Society website. Could you please email me the URL to do it? Thanks a lot.
  • I have been leasing my flat to a tenant for two years but not on a BTL mortgage as I naively considered that you only required a BTL if you had more than one mortgage. In trying to acquire a further property, I found that I should have had consent to let all along from my lender Darlington Building Society. I'm curious as to whether I can now ask Darlington Building Society for a consent to let?
  • Please can you set out the process for getting a consent to let by Darlington Building Society? Are there specific policies for instance you have to live in the property for a year before its given?
  • Are you aware of any leeway in the accepted equity ration before switching from an existing Darlington Building Society mortgage to a consent to let?
  • Last month purchased a one bed flat in Barnet. I am first time buyer. I am moving Ireland next month, can I get consent to let from my lender Darlington Building Society or do I have to wait six months?
  • Do Darlington Building Society give consent to let? I am just considering this in order to move home in the coming months