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May 2013

Leeds offers market leading fixed rate mortgage range

Leeds Building Society’s 2 year fixed rate mortgage is market leading at 2.09% between 60% and 65% LTV and at 2.34% from 66% to 75% LTV. The rate has been reduced by 0.15% to a market leading 2.69% between 76% and 80% LTV. There is also a version available, to those clients with just a 15% deposit, at 3.19% following a 0.25% rate reduction.

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Leeds cuts Buy to Let mortgage rate by up to 0.70%

Responding to continued demand for Buy to Let lending, Leeds Building Society has announced reductions in the headline rate on a number of competitive Landlord mortgages.

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Tea and cakes as Leeds Building Society supports Marie Curie services

Picture of Kim Rebecchi and Brian Curran enjoying a cup of tea

Head Office and branch staff at Leeds Building Society will be putting the kettle on to support Marie Curie Cancer Care by taking part in the charity’s annual Blooming Great Tea Party this summer.

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Leeds cuts rate on market leading 5-year fixed rate mortgage

Leeds Building Society has reduced the rate on its 5-Year Fixed Rate mortgage, available between 70% and 80% loan to value (LTV), by 0.10% to only 3.19%. Furthermore, there is no higher lending charge and 10% capital repayments are allowed each year without penalty.

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Leeds reduces first time buyer mortgage in North Hertfordshire by up to 0.50%

Leeds Building Society has reduced the rate on its 5 Year Fixed Rate Local Authority Mortgage Scheme (LAMS) mortgage with North Hertfordshire District Council by 0.50%, to 4.99%, which is available up to 95% LTV. Leeds has also launched a 3 Year Fixed Rate Mortgage at 4.29%, also available up to 95% LTV.

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Jonathan Bell is the employee of the year at Leeds Building Society

A photograph of Johnathon Bell and Peter Hill

Jonathan Bell has been crowned as the overall winner of the prestigious Excellence in Action Annual Award at Leeds Building Society. The prize is worth £1,000 and is awarded annually to the member of staff who has consistently excelled throughout the year and performed at a level above their role. The Excellence in Action awards scheme was launched by the Society in 1999 and this is the 13th Annual Award.

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Leeds reduces first time buyer mortgage by up to 0.50%

Leeds Building Society has reduced the rate on its 5 Year Fixed Rate Local Authority Mortgage Scheme (LAMS) mortgage by 0.50%, to 4.99%, which is available up to 95% LTV. Leeds, the only LAMS provider to offer a 5 Year Fixed Rate Mortgage, has also launched a 3 Year Fixed Rate Mortgage at 4.29%, also available up to 95% LTV. The Society is making these improvements to help even more first time buyers (FTBs) onto the housing ladder.

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