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October 2018

Leeds launches two year discount mortgages from 0.99%

Discount mortgages starting at 0.99% have been added to Leeds Building Society’s variable rate residential range.

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Leeds Building Society welcomes Stamp Duty cut for shared ownership first time buyers

The Budget’s Stamp Duty cut for shared ownership first time buyers has been welcomed by Leeds Building Society.

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Leeds Building Society raises £100k for Samaritans in just six months

Leeds Building Society has surpassed £100,000 raised for its national charity partner Samaritans, as part of its aim to raise £250,000 by March 2020.

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Power of the tenant: reliable tenants more valuable than ever

The power held by tenants is growing across the UK, as new research indicates 61% of landlords are willing to postpone rent rises or offer properties below market value in a bid to secure reliable renters.

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Unique Leeds Easy Start mortgage supports Buy to Let purchasers with 0% interest rate for first three months

The latest Buy to Let mortgage from Leeds Building Society offers an Easy Start for landlords when they buy a new property.

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Leeds Building Society celebrates diversity accreditation achievement

Leeds Building Society is celebrating having secured recognition of its commitment to leading diversity in its workforce.

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SASH boosts support for York’s young homeless with Leeds Building Society Foundation grant

SASH, a youth homelessness charity in York, has increased the technology available to young people using its services following a grant from Leeds Building Society Foundation.

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Cross Flatts parkrun granted Community Reward Scheme funding for new gazebo

A new gazebo will be built at Cross Flatts park after parkrun organisers were granted £2,000 through Leeds Building Society’s Community Reward Scheme.

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Leeds Building Society opens new branch in Edinburgh

Exclusive savings products celebrate launch of third Scottish location.

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Unique branch-based savings bond pays 1.80%

Leeds Building Society launches a unique 16 month savings bond in its branches across the UK this week.

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New 1.36% instant access ISA launched by Leeds

Leeds Building Society is launching a new online-only ISA paying a rate of 1.36% tax-free† pa/AER*, as new figures shows £42.5bn of variable-rate ISA savings are earning 0.25% or less.

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