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    • lastbigspender
    • By lastbigspender 17th May 18, 8:48 AM
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    New Mortgage
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    • 17th May 18, 8:48 AM
    New Mortgage 17th May 18 at 8:48 AM

    Trying to get a new mortgage and have tried few people.

    I have my house sold and old mortgage paid off. Have sale agreed on another property just trying to get best deal out there, can anyone share their experiences of obtaining a mortgage, any recommendations for people?

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    • steveymp
    • By steveymp 17th May 18, 12:25 PM
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    • #2
    • 17th May 18, 12:25 PM
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    • 17th May 18, 12:25 PM
    Santander, did mine all online but I am an existing customer got a very good fixed rate 7 year deal too for peace of mind.

    You could try calling at a branch or try Nationwide, progressive etc.... plenty of good rates about at present, your existing bank should offer you a loyalty bonus rate too if you try them, but always shop around
    I am trying, honest very trying according to my dear OH
    • guiriman
    • By guiriman 17th May 18, 1:55 PM
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    • #3
    • 17th May 18, 1:55 PM
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    • 17th May 18, 1:55 PM
    Depends what you want. I was in a similar position last year (mortgage paid on my old house and sale agreed). I took a deal with Danske that gave me cashback but at a higher interest rate than some other deals with a view to clearing the new mortgage once my old house completed. The cashback covered ~6 months interest so I effectively got an interest free loan for 6 months
    • Old Git
    • By Old Git 17th May 18, 9:29 PM
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    Old Git
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    • 17th May 18, 9:29 PM
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    • 17th May 18, 9:29 PM
    go to a broker. I got mine via london & Country.
    "Do not regret growing older, it's a privilege denied to many"
    • Zola.
    • By Zola. 19th May 18, 4:11 PM
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    • #5
    • 19th May 18, 4:11 PM
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    • 19th May 18, 4:11 PM
    Broker all the way. A million more options.
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