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September 2019

New research by LBS sheds light on mortgage cashback

Stamp Duty, home improvements or immediately starting to pay down their new mortgage are all ways homebuyers would spend cashback from lenders, Leeds Building Society has discovered.

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Commitment from businesses ‘important’ in building community

The contribution businesses make to their local areas can be valuable in creating a sense of community, new research by Leeds Building Society has discovered.

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Cafes and open spaces ‘key’ to creating communities on new developments

House buyers believe constructing amenities and including open spaces are important in helping to build a sense of community on new developments.

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100 days to Christmas heralds start of saving for two in five

Christmas may be 100 days away but 39% of people have yet to start saving for the festive period, according to research conducted by Leeds Building Society.

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Death of community spirit ‘exaggerated’

Reports of the death of community spirit are exaggerated and individuals are still taking responsibility to foster communities, new research from Leeds Building Society reveals.

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Leeds Building Society appoints head office Project Director


Leeds Building Society has appointed Mike Briffett as Project Director to manage the Society’s move to a new Leeds head office.

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