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2.99% BTL AVM 3 year discount of 2.50% from BTL SVR [BL65]

Follow on rate BTL SVR currently 5.49%.
The overall cost for comparison is 5.1% APRC

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Available for both individual landlords and limited companies with a maximum of three Buy-to-Let mortgaged properties.

There is a collar of 2.99% on this product which means the rate during the discount period will not go below that rate.

Buy-to-Let mortgages are exempt from Financial Conduct Authority Rules.

  • No upper age limit
  • Income ratio 125% 
  • 1st time landlords must be an existing homeowner

Available for both individual landlords and limited companies with a maximum of three Buy-to-Let mortgaged properties.

There is a collar of 2.99% on this product which means the rate during the discount period will not go below that rate.

Buy-to-Let mortgages are exempt from Financial Conduct Authority Rules.

  • Initial Rate, a discount of 2.50% from our BTL SVR for 3 years
    2.99% variable, but which will not go below a floor of 2.99% during this period.
  • Followed by our Buy To Let Standard Variable Rate (BTL SVR) for the rest of the term
    5.49% variable
  • The overall cost for comparison is
    5.1% APRC
  • Maximum Loan to Value for remortgage
    50% including fees
  • Maximum Loan to Value for purchase
    40% including fees
  • Desk Top Valuation Admin Fee
    £95
  • Product Fee, which can be added to the loan.
    £1,195
  • Early Redemption charge
    Charges will apply to any lump sum or full redemption paid over 10% of the capital balance
    1.50% in year 1
    1.00% in year 2
    0.50% in year 3
  • No upper age limit
  • Income ratio 125% 
  • 1st time landlords must be an existing homeowner

Representative Example

A mortgage of £328,000 payable over 20 years initially on a discount of 2.50% from our Buy to Let Standard Variable Rate, currently 5.49%, giving a pay rate of 2.99% for 3 years and then on our Buy to Let Standard Variable Rate, currently 5.49%, for the remaining 17 years would require 36 payments of £820.31 and 204 monthly payments of £1,506.18.

The total amount payable would be £666,354.88 made up of the loan amount plus interest (£336,791.88), a desk top valuation admin fee (£95), legal fees (£148), an exit fee (£100), a product fee (£1,195) and a funds transfer fee (£25).

The overall cost for comparison is 5.1% APRC representative.

Further Information

Fees

  • There is an upfront Desk Top Valuation Admin fee of £95.
  • Product fee £1,195. This may be added to the loan subject to the maximum LTV.
  • Solicitors and licensed conveyancers fees are not based on a set scale and solicitors must be approved by Buckinghamshire Building Society.
  • Proc fees are 0.40% capped at £4,000.

Other charges may be made in respect of mortgage services. See our Fees Guide for details.

Acceptable Credit Criteria

This product accepts our standard credit criteria click here for details

Early Repayment Charge (ERC)

Early Repayment Charges as detailed below are payable on any lump sum or full redemption repaid over 10% of the capital balance.

  • 1.50% in year 1
  • 1.00% in year 2
  • 0.50% in year 3

Overpayments

During the early repayment charge period lump sum overpayments up to 10% of the capital balance per annum may be made without attracting an early repayment charge. Should the total of lump sum overpayments exceed 10% within this period, the excess will attract an early repayment charge.

Once the early repayment charge period has ended overpayments can be made at any time.
If an overpayment of £500 or more is made, we will recalculate the monthly payment the following month.

Affordability

Please complete our BTL affordability calculator.  If your columns are red/amber then please contact us as other product options may be available. Minimum income £25,000.

Repayment

This mortgage is available on a capital and interest repayment basis or interest only with a suitable repayment vehicle. Payments must be made monthly by direct debit.

Proof of Income

  • Employed applicants must have 3 months continuous employment.
  • Last 3 months bank statements.
  • Completed Budget Planner.
  • Last P60 and 3 months payslips for all employed applicants. Last 2 years accounts or SA302s for all self-employed applicants.
  • Certified photographic proof of identity.

We will carry out electronic verification to prove the applicant’s identity, but we may also ask for documentary evidence of identity. This can include the applicant’s latest mortgage statement, certified proof of residency or other loan or card statements.
References may be taken up and credit searches will be made. Cases may be declined due to previous adverse credit or information that is not disclosed on the application form.

Age Limits

The minimum age is 21 for all applicants. There is no maximum age. Cases are considered on individual circumstances.

Loan Size

Minimum loan size £25,000.

Maximum loan size for remortgages only is £375,000 up to 50% LTV.

Maximum loan size for purchases is £300,000 up to 40% LTV.

Mortgage Term

The maximum mortgage term is 40 years dependent on individual circumstances.

Insurance

We recommend that the applicant has buildings insurance on the property. It is not a requirement to buy any insurance through Buckinghamshire Building Society.

Portability

This product is not portable.

Property type exlusions for AVM

Certain property types will not be suitable for a desk top valuation and will require a Standard Valuation report. The property types that are excluded are:

  • Flats or maisonettes
  • Properties valued in excess of £750,000
  • Leasehold properties with less than 85 years unexpired lease
  • Properties with 5 or more bedrooms
  • Properties built before 1880
  • Listed buildings
  • Properties with land exceeding 1 acre
  • A barn or other type of conversion
  • New Build or undergoing significant structural alteration
  • Property of non standard construction
  • Subject to Shared Ownership
  • Subject to structural movement past or present
  • In any of the followiing locations:
    • SE28 Thamesmeade
    • SE2 Abbeywood
    • SE18 Woolwich
    • CA13 Workington
    • CA14 Cockermouth
  • The property must have a minimum value of £100,000 execpt in the following postcode areas where the minimum estimated value must be £150,000:
    • Within M25 (UB, HA, W, NW, N, E, IG, WC, EC, SE, RM, BR. CR, SM, SW, TW)

Interest

Interest is calculated daily on the balance outstanding and added to the account the following month.