Tag: The Nottingham

Shepshed Building Society joins with The Nottingham

Shepshed Building Society joins with The Nottingham

The Nottingham and Shepshed building societies will merge in July 2013, with Shepshed’s three branches being rebranded under The Nottingham name. Shepshed Building Society, which has branches in Shepshed and Loughborough, Leicestershire; and Ruddington, Nottinghamshire, has struggled to grow in the face of economic downturn and increased competition, prompting it to seek a merger. It […]

December 13, 2012 More
The Nottingham launches financial planning arm

The Nottingham launches financial planning arm

The Nottingham has announced plans to provide pensions, investments, and insurance products in its 32 branches across the East Midlands. Branch-based financial advisers will advise customers on the best products to meet their needs. The building society said the new products are part of its plans to expand and evolve, and will help it to […]

September 9, 2009 More
The Nottingham pays 4.15% on two-year bond

The Nottingham pays 4.15% on two-year bond

The Nottingham has unveiled a two year fixed-rate bond paying interest at a guaranteed 4.15% AER. Savers can invest between £1,000 and £250,000 in the bond, which is managed remotely by post. A saver investing £25,000 in the bond will see their savings grow by £2,177 before tax through the two year term. According to […]

New HIPs law will slow down house sales

New HIPs law will slow down house sales

New government legislation on Home Information Packs (HIPs) will cause home sellers ‘significant delays’ in getting their property to market, The Nottingham warned this week. The East Midlands-based building society warned that the new legal status of HIPs will make home-selling a ‘major logistical exercise’. From 6 April, all home sellers will be required to […]

New home owners suffer from paraskavedekatriaphobia

New home owners suffer from paraskavedekatriaphobia

New home owners have delayed moving into their new property this week because they’re superstitious about Friday 13th. Research by The Nottingham found that a spook 13% fewer new buyers are moving in this Friday compared to a normal day. Statistics since 2001 show that Friday 13th is the least popular day of the year […]

New savings account for first time buyers

New savings account for first time buyers

The Nottingham has launched a new savings account designed to help first time buyers onto the property ladder. The First Home Saver account is aimed at anyone wanting to buy their first house, but who has yet to save a deposit. The current average deposit needed by a first time buyer is £13,000. It is […]