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Need professional advice for your consent to let with Hodge Equity Release? 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 Hodge Equity Release consent to let

  • Helen (my partner) and I may need to rent out our Lambeth home for a while due to a career opportunity. This will be temporary but possibly for as long as seven years. Should I tell Hodge Equity Release or should I just keep quiet?

  • I am a first time buyer hoping to complete on a 2 bedroom house in Hodge Equity Release. I have a 50% deposit with a mortgage from Hodge Equity Release. My dilemma is that my fiancee has a flat in Slough and I can foresee myself moving in next month, when I would have to let out my house. I I know that consent to let is needed but it does not sound like a guaranteed option. Is there any advice you can impart?

  • My friend has rented her house from the same landlady for nearly three years. During the past year my friend has received letters from Hodge Equity Release (it is apparent from the envelope). For the first few she forwarded them to the landlord’s address. I was a bit suspicious as none of her landlord’s mail was supposed to be going there. I decided to go to my friends house and called Hodge Equity Release on her behalf. The guy I spoke to at Hodge Equity Release had a long list of questions, the landlady's name her current address, information on the tenant and then said they were going to look into whether she was entitled tolet out the house or if it was an offence with no consent to let. What does this mean for my friend?
  • We are looking to let out our studio flat in Greenwich in the new year. I would like some advice on what I need to do. I've just moved our Hodge Equity Release mortgage to a fixed term and just need to understand the process and what information I'll need to get consent to let.
  • Prospective tenants are about to move into my property and I have mortgage offer from Hodge Equity Release on new house on condition of consent to let for original house. How long should it take to receive letter once I send back a completed application with cheque.
  • We are looking to place our matrimonial home on rent due to work commitments and was enquiring if this is possible to negotiate consent to let. It is on a fixed rate mortgage with Hodge Equity Release until 2018 October
  • Will Hodge Equity Release choose to exercise a right to switch the rates on a residential mortgage where Consent to Let at any time, onto ‘rates equivalent to their B2L range'? Is it possible to refinance on a consent to let with Hodge Equity Release?
  • I got a standard mortgage with Hodge Equity Release. I purchased the property in December two years ago. What are the options and criteria for consent to let.