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Leeds Building Society consent to let: Q and A’s

  • Have any of your clients had experience seeking Consent to Letforfor less than a year from Leeds Building Society or if you have any tops as to how such permission is obtained.

  • I have a shared ownership property in Newham and will be looking to buy out the rest of the property. However, within the next six months I may be working abroad for a short period of time so would like to know what approach Leeds Building Society take to consent to let as I am considering a remortgage with them. I am by no means sure that a mortgage can be obtained on my property but as an aside can you provide further advice on their consent to let criteria?
  • I have recently applied for consent to let from Leeds Building Society, but it would be useful to know if they have any conditions on the level of rental to be received?
  • I need to explore if I can get consent to let on my current flat. I have a mortgage with Leeds Building Society but my situation has changed. I'm about to move in with my partner and daughter who have a house and more room than my 1 bed property. I don't think I can qualify for a buy to let mortgage as I don't have the funds for a deposit nor do I earn in excess of £25000 per annum.
  • I'm gathering some information on whether consent to let is something available to me? We have a Leeds Building Society mortgage and are considering renting the place out for a couple of years, but cannot really afford to change to a buy to let mortgage. Is consent to let an alternative to to switching to a buy to let rate?
  • Is there a maximum period that Leeds Building Society is willing to issue Consent To Let for?
  • How easy is it to get a consent to let from Leeds Building Society and what does it cost? If I want to let out my property for three months how simple is it to chop and change between a owner occupier mortgage and consent to let?
  • We would like to move home and have found a property we wish to purchase so are considering leasing out with consent to let from Leeds Building Society for our original property to enable us to place an offer and not miss out on the potential new property.