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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.

Homes within national parks command 21% price premium

Mortgage Solutions | 18 Dec 2014

House hunters purchasing homes within the boundaries of a national park have to pay a premium of £39,000 on an average home worth £188,810 - 21% more than an otherwise identical property.

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Lloyds Banking Group joins MCI Mortgage Club panel

Lloyds Banking Group has been appointed to the panel of the newly formed MCI Mortgage Club.

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Dec 2014
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Co-operative, RBS and Lloyds fall short in BoE stress tests

Lloyds and Royal Bank of Scotland have fallen short in Bank of England tests to determine their resilience in the event of a new financial crisis, while the Co-operative Bank has been ordered to submit a new capital plan.

Mortgage Solutions | 16 Dec 2014

Other Nationwide building society articles


Annual house price growth slowest since February - Halifax

Annual house prices are growing at their slowest rate since February bringing the value of the average home to 186,940 in November, Halifax research has revealed.

Mortgage Solutions | 04 Dec 2014

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Mortgage Solutions | 28 Nov 2014

House price growth slowdown rumbles on for third month

House price growth has continued to cool in November marking the third consecutive month to see a slowdown in property price rises.

Mortgage Solutions | 28 Nov 2014
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Nationwide refutes claim lending drop is linked to older borrowers

Nationwide has refuted suggestions in the national media that a £900m drop in its mortgage lending is linked to an unwillingness to lend to borrowers into retirement.

Mortgage Solutions | 25 Nov 2014

Nationwide gross lending falls almost £1bn YoY

Nationwide's gross mortgage lending dropped by nearly £1bn in the first half of the year to £13.1bn compared to H1 last year when the building society lent £14bn of new loans.

Mortgage Solutions | 25 Nov 2014

Monmouthshire offers fixed rate mortgage products

Mamouthshire Building society has introduced a range of fixed rate mortgages.

Mortgage Solutions | 18 Nov 2014

Competitive marketplace sees Mortgage Trust update rates

Mortgage Trust has updated the rates on its range of fixed rate and tracker mortgages.

Mortgage Solutions | 12 Nov 2014

Nationwide announces more fixed rate reductions for existing customers

Nationwide is reducing selected three year fixed-rate mortgages for existing customers looking for a new deal.

Mortgage Solutions | 11 Nov 2014

Former TMA boss heads up new mortgage club

The financial software firm Mortgage Keeper has ventured into new territory with the launch of a mortgage club headed up by Phil Whitehouse.

Mortgage Solutions | 10 Nov 2014
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Nationwide to cut rates for existing borrowers

Nationwide is set to reduce rates to selected five-year fixed mortgages for its existing customers, from tomorrow.

Mortgage Solutions | 04 Nov 2014

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