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Nationwide Building Society

Welcome to Mortgage Solutions' index page where you can find all our news, features and topical coverage of the largest mutual mortgage lender in the UK, Nationwide.

Nationwide was established in 1846 and is headquartered in Swindon in Wiltshire from where it offers its mortgage, savings and other personal finance products. In May 2013, it announced plans to bring its merger partners Derbyshire, Cheshire and Dunfermline Building Societies under the Nationwide brand.

In 2011, Nationwide was the fourth largest mortgage lender in the UK after providing £17.1bn of borrowing, matching Barclays' lending for the year.

Annual house price growth slows in October – Nationwide

Mortgage Solutions | 30 Oct 2014

House price growth continued to moderate in October, declining to 9% from 9.4% in September, the second consecutive month where annual growth has fallen.


Nationwide reacts to long-term fixing trend with 10-year deal

Nationwide has launched a 10-year fixed rate mortgage at 3.49% available up to 70% loan-to-value (LTV) for a fee of £999.

Mortgage Solutions | 28 Oct 2014

A look back at last week's most read stories 24/10/14

Mortgage Solutions rounds up the biggest 10 stories of the week so you don't have to.

Mortgage Solutions | 24 Oct 2014

Other Nationwide building society articles


Star Letter Extra 24/10/14

Each Friday, Mortgage Solutions takes a look back at the best reader comments on the website and letters to the editor.

Mortgage Solutions | 24 Oct 2014

The British New Homes Mortgage Senate 2014 - in pictures

Mortgage Solutions hosted the second British New Homes Senate in Hertfordshire last week gathering key building firms, lenders and new-build specialist brokers to debate the future of the industry. This invite-only event was held under Chatham House rules.

Mortgage Solutions | 24 Oct 2014

Should the buyer beware as lenders battle for market share?

The mortgage rate war is now officially in full swing. The deal which has arguably grabbed the most headlines is HSBC's first ever sub-1% mortgage, a discount deal with a current pay rate of 0.99%.

Mortgage Solutions | 23 Oct 2014

James Chidgey to leave Nationwide

Nationwide has announced that James Chidgey, senior manager, new build, will leave at the end of March.

Mortgage Solutions | 23 Oct 2014
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Nationwide reduces mortgage rates for Save to Buy customers

Nationwide is reducing rates by up to 0.70% for borrowers with small deposits opting for the building society's Save to Buy scheme.

Mortgage Solutions | 14 Oct 2014

The conference season round-up

The gruelling round of party conferences is over and I am mainlining vitamins to stave off that famous ailment - conference flu.

Mortgage Solutions | 14 Oct 2014

Opportunities in the Buy to Let Market - Nationwide

As the housing market continues its upward trajectory, the buy-to-let market is quietly outperforming the residential market in terms of year on year growth during 2014.

Mortgage Solutions | 13 Oct 2014 key

Star Letter Extra 10/10/14

Each Friday, Mortgage Solutions takes a look back at the most opinionated or thoughtful reader comments on the website or letters to the editor.

Mortgage Solutions | 10 Oct 2014
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Scots abolish slab Stamp Duty tax; Properties worth over £250k slammed with 10% tax

Homebuyers in Scotland purchasing property worth over £250,000 will face a soaring tax bill from April next year as Stamp Duty is abolished in favour of a Scottish Levy called the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax.

Mortgage Solutions | 10 Oct 2014

Regulation changes create buy-to-let opportunity – Nationwide

The impact of the Mortgage Market Review and other restrictions on residential lending have proved a boon to buy-to-let lenders, Nationwide’s Gary Salter has said.

Mortgage Solutions | 08 Oct 2014

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