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Accord cuts fixes by up to 0.30%


Accord Mortgages has cut rates on a range of selected fixed rate mortgages by up to 0.30 per cent.

The intermediary-only lender has made reductions across its 65, 75, 80, 85 and 90 per cent LTV loans for both house purchase and remortgage customers.

Accord is now selling a 1.79 per cent two-year fixed rate loan to home buyers with a 25 per cent deposit.

the mortgage has £250 cashback on completion and free standard valuation, plus no up-front fee.

Remortgage customers can now get a 1.69 per cent rate for two years at 75 per cent LTV, with no up-front fee, free standard valuation and free legal fees.

The lender now has a three-year fixed loan at 1.89 per cent at 85 per cent LTV with a £995 fee.

Accord is also selling a 2.09 per cent five-year fix at 75 per cent LTV with a £995 fee and a 2.19 per cent five-year fix at 80 per cent LTV with the same fee.

Each mortgage is available to house purchase and remortgage customers.

Accord national intermediary sales manager David Robinson says: “These rate reductions are part of our ongoing commitment to offer borrowers and brokers value for money across a wide range of mortgages.”



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