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3.79% CARE fixed rate to 31 August 2024 [F771]

Follow on rate is our SVR, currently 4.74%
the overall cost for comparison is 4.7% APRC

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To qualify for one of our CARE products, one of the applicants is to be working for either the NHS, Police, Fire, Ambulance or Air Rescue Services.                                                                             

This CARE product is available for properties across all of England and Wales.

  • Up to 90% LTV
  • No upper age limit
  • Limited tranche availability

To qualify for one of our CARE products, one of the applicants is to be working for either the NHS, Police, Fire, Ambulance or Air Rescue Services.                                                                             

This CARE product is available for properties across all of England and Wales.

  • Initial Rate fixed to 31 August 2024
    3.79% fixed
  • Followed by our Standard Variable Rate (SVR) for the rest of the term
    4.74% variable
  • The overall cost for comparison is
    4.7% APRC
  • Maximum Loan to Value
    90% including fees
  • Application Fee
    none
  • Product fee - may be added to the loan.
    £999
  • Early Redemption charge
    Charges will apply to any lump sum or full redemption paid over 10% of the capital balance
    3.00% to 31/08/2022
    2.00% to 31/08/2023
    1.00% to 31/08/2024
  • Up to 90% LTV
  • No upper age limit
  • Limited tranche availability

Representative Example

A mortgage of £145,070 payable over 32 years initially on a fixed rate of 3.79% until 31/08/2024 and then on our Standard Variable Rate, currently 4.74% for the remaining period, would require 36 payments of £657.22 followed by 348 payments of £733.72.                                                                            

The total amount payable would be £279,552.48 made up of the loan amount plus interest (£132,900.48) plus initial product fee of £999, valuation fee of £310, legal fees to your solicitor of £148, fees transfer fund £25 and exit fee of £100.                                                                                    

The overall cost for comparison is 4.7% APRC representative.

Further Information

Fees

  • There is no application fee.
  • Product fee £999. This may be added to the loan subject to the maximum LTV.
  • Valuation fees are payable on a set scale as detailed in the separate Fees Guide.
  • Solicitors fees are not based on a set scale and solicitors must be approved by Buckinghamshire Building Society.
  • Proc fees are 0.38% up to a maximum of £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.

  • 3% up to 31/08/2022
  • 2% up to 31/08/2023
  • 1% up to 31/08/2024

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.

Repayment

This mortgage is available on a capital and interest repayment basis or up to 60% LTV on interest only with a suitable repayment vehicle. Payments must be made monthly by direct debit. 

Age Limits

The minimum age is 18 for all applicants. There is no maximum age. Cases are considered on individual circumstances.

Loan Size

Minimum loan size £25,000 
Maximum loan size £500,000 up to 90% loan to value / £1,000,000 up to 80% loan to value

Mortgage Term

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

Portability

This product is portable, meaning that if the applicant moves home they can take it with them, subject to our lending criteria at the time.

Interest

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