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January 2014

Leeds launches market-leading five year Fixed Rate ISA with access

The latest Fixed Rate ISA from Leeds Building Society is offering longer-term savers a best buy rate of 3.05% tax-free p.a./AER* (fixed).

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LBS launches new low-fee 10 year fixed rate mortgage

Borrowers wanting to fix their monthly repayments for longer term security have more choice with a competitive new 10 year fixed rate mortgage with low fees from Leeds Building Society.

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Two competitive new fixed rate mortgages from the Leeds

Leeds Building Society has launched new two year fixed rate mortgages with incentives, starting at 1.79%.

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Leeds mortgage criteria changes help borrowers

Leeds Building Society is extending the validity of mortgage offers for home loans to help borrowers. In response to feedback from customers, mortgage brokers and developers, from today (Monday 20th January) the Society is extending the validity of mortgage offers from three months to six months. This benefit will apply to existing as well as new mortgage offers.

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LBS launches new Welsh Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme

Leeds Building Society has announced the launch of a mortgage product, which can be used alongside the Welsh Government’s Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme. Furthermore, customers can use this product to purchase up to 80% of the property and the mutual lends 95% of the 80%. When combined with the Government’s 20% investment, customers need a deposit of just 4% of the total property value.

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Leeds receives hat trick of awards for its innovation

Leeds Building Society has received three prestigious awards for its innovative approach. The mutual has just received the ‘Mortgage Innovation Award’ and been named ‘Most Innovative Personal Finance Provider’ at the Moneynet Personal Finance Awards 2014. The fourth annual Moneynet awards recognise the top personal finance providers and products from the last 12 months, with Leeds winning two out of the four innovation categories.

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