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Need professional advice for your consent to let with Handelsbanken? There are various implications when it comes to letting out your property with an existing residential mortgage - you should seek professional assistance.

Examples of recent questions relating to Handelsbanken consent to let

  • May I ask if it is likely that I will get a consent to let with non-commercial mortgage with Handelsbanken? We are planning to relocate to Sutton to live nearer to our kid’s college, but we are unsure whether the relocation will be permanent.
  • I am buying a two bedroom ground floor purpose built flat in Islington. My intention is to live there for under a year, and subsequently move into a larger property. As opposed to selling the first home my preference would be to let it out so that it form part of my investment portfolio. Do you know if Handelsbanken would grant consent to let after nine months?
  • My flat has a mortgage against it with Handelsbanken and I have been letting out my apartment omitting to get consent to let, which I am now led to believe means I am in contravention of my mortgage Ts and C’s. I think I have come onto their radar that I am not residing there. What are the legal consequences of my failure to gain consent to let?
  • We took a mortgage out on a one bedroom apartment in August however I will be working outside of commuting distance of Hounslow in the medium term but hope to find work closer in the long term. Given that I recently acquired the property I will lose money if I sell and do intend to return to Hounslow so would like to keep it. How difficult is it to get consent to let from Handelsbanken and what is the procedure ?
  • Can I remortgage to Handelsbanken from my existing lender, with a consent to let or do I need a let to buy loan, and if so what are the LTV's?
  • I am potentially moving in with my boyfriend but prefer not to sell my place. What is the process for requesting consent to let from Handelsbanken, and how likely is it that this will be granted?
  • Please can you provide me with advice as to how to proceed with gaining consent to let from Handelsbanken and what, if any, cost apply.
  • I am planning on moving within the next eight months and wish to rent my house out. My interest rate is fixed with Handelsbanken. I am concerned that a 1% increase would be too much if that was linked to getting consent to let