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Wednesday 13th of January 2010

News Tag: five years

August 6, 2009

Leeds launches 4.6% fixed-rate ISA

by David Masters
Leeds launches 4.6% fixed-rate ISA
Leeds Building Society has launched a five-year fixed-rate cash ISA paying a market-leading interest rate of 4.6%. Customers can withdraw up to 25% of the amount invested at any time, without notice or penalty. The account can be opened with a minimum of £1, and allows savers to transfer in their ISA balance from previous years' subscriptions, including accrued interest. Savers born before 7 April ...



July 8, 2009

Barnsley pays 5.1% on 5-year online bond

by David Masters
Barnsley pays 5.1% on 5-year online bond
Savers looking to lock their money away in exchange for higher interest rates are being urged to consider a new online bond from Barnsley Building Society. The UK's third largest building society this week launched the five-year fixed-rate online bond paying interest at 5.1% gross (4.08% net). Customers can only open the account online, depositing their money electronically using a credit or ...



June 22, 2009

LBS launches 5.1% five-year mortgage

by David Masters
LBS launches 5.1% five-year mortgage
Leeds Building Society (LBS) has launched a new five-year fixed-rate mortgage at 5.1%. Available at a loan-to-value (LTV) of up to 75%, the mortgage deal has no higher lending charge. Borrowers can repay up to 10% of capital each year without penalty, and free in-house legal services are provided for customers re-mortgaging. An LTV of up to 85% is available on the mortgage at the ...



May 1, 2009

Interest on Abbey mortgages lowest for 10 years

by David Masters
Interest on Abbey mortgages lowest for 10 years
Abbey has launched a new range of fixed-rate mortgage products which it claims are the best it has offered in a decade. The Santander-owned bank said interest rates on three of its new mortgages are the lowest in ten years. Available at a maximum 75% loan-to-value (LTV), the new products include a 3-year fix at 4.09%, a 7-year fix at 4.99% ...



March 26, 2009

Nationwide launches 4.15% five year bonds

by David Masters
Nationwide launches 4.15% five year bonds
Nationwide has unveiled two new five year fixed-rate bonds, paying interest at up to 4.15% gross p.a./AER. The building society yesterday launched both the Five Year Fixed Rate Bond and the Five Year e-Bond to new and existing customers. Andy McQueen, Nationwide's savings and mortgages director, said: "I'm delighted to announce the launch of our new Five Year Fixed Rate Bond and Five ...



July 28, 2008

House prices 25% ahead by 2013 as demand exceeds supply

by Gill Montia
House prices 25% ahead by 2013 as demand exceeds supply
The National Housing Federation (NHF) is predicting that UK residential property will make a strong comeback from 2010. According to the body, which represent 1,300 not-for-profit housing associations in England, the current market downturn will be followed by five-years of property price inflation, during which the value of homes in England will rise 25%. Working from research provided by ...