Today, Wednesday 3rd December 2008, ICS Building Society announces significant reductions across its fixed rate mortgage product range.
|Product – Homeloans||Old rate||Old APR||New rate||New APR|
|1 year fixed (first time buyers only)||N/A||N/A||3.40%||4.90%|
|2 year fixed, LTV <80%||5.05%||4.90%||4.39%||4.80%|
|2 year fixed, LTV >80%||5.05%||5.10%||4.39%||4.90%|
|3 year fixed, LTV <80%||5.29%||5.00%||4.49%||4.80%|
|3 year fixed, LTV >80%||5.29%||5.20%||4.49%||4.90%|
|5 year fixed, LTV <80%||5.49%||5.20%||4.85%||4.90%|
|5 year fixed, LTV >80%||5.49%||5.30%||4.85%||5.00%|
ICS Building Society is introducing a new 1 year fixed rate of 3.40% (4.90% APR) specifically for First Time Buyers.
Commenting on the fixed rate reductions, Padraig Enright, Head of ICS Building Society said, “We are delighted to announce these fixed rate reductions today. With the introduction of our new 1 year fixed rate for first time buyers, we hope to help them with their first steps onto the property ladder. First Time Buyers need support during the early years of their mortgage and this new one year fixed rate is being introduced to support them through this expensive time.
“Together with our attractive lending criteria and our excellent service levels, these new rates confirm that at ICS Building Society we are committed to providing our customers with the right products, advice and options to buy their home.”
“We are also introducing significant decreases to our 2, 3 and 5 year fixed rates and they continue to be highly competitive in the market place.” He added.
These new rates will come into effect on Friday 5th December 2008.
Ends 3rd December 2008
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Bank of Ireland
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ICS Building Society is regulated by the Financial Regulator. ICS Building Society is a member of Bank of Ireland Group