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Need professional advice for your consent to let with The Royal Bank of Scotland plc First Active? There are various implications when it comes to letting out your property with an existing residential mortgage - you should seek professional assistance.

Sample questions relating to RBS- First Active consent to let

  • I am a landlord and currently completing eviction orders on a tenant who is in arear of rent. The relevant proceedings have been issued. The tenant's defense for non payment is built on the assertion that I lack consent to let my three bed flat from my lender RBS- First Active
  • I've owned a maisonette in Lambeth for nine months with a RBS- First Active mortgage and I'm curious if I would qualify for a consent to let.
  • My husband and I currently live in Hong Kong and letting out our apartment in the UK. This was unplanned but an opportunity arose and we took it. The rental income is not enough to cover the mortgage so we send back funds each month to make up the shortfall. Earlier today our lender got in touch telling me that because the property is being let out and has been for almost two years we will have to pay 1.5% interest on top of our current mortgage rate. One option is to sell up but this will not be easy as I am on the other side of the world. Could we remortgage with RBS- First Active and get consent to let?
  • I have been renting out my flat to students for two years but not on a BTL mortgage because I thought that you only needed a BTL if you had more than one property. In trying to buy a further property, I discovered that I should have had consent to let at the outset from my lender RBS- First Active. I'm enquiring whether I can now seek consent to let from RBS- First Active?
  • What information should I include in a letter applying for consent to let my property in Hounslow? I would like to send a request to my mortgage provider RBS- First Active.
  • I have a mortgage with RBS- First Active and am debating whether to sell or rent in the short term but don't have the equity for a buy to let mortgage at this time. What are my consent to let options currently?
  • Me and my partner and I have a mortgage with RBS- First Active on our maisonette in Barnet. We are planning to buy a new house and move in there. How do I move our existing mortgage on to consent to let?
  • Do RBS- First Active respond negatively to requests for consent to let? I am just considering this as an option if I move house in the coming months