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If you want to talk to us, please use one of the numbers below:

For new business enquires:

Gemma Reynolds: 01799 582925

John Charcol, L&G, L&G Mortgage Club and all affiliated firms, LargeMortgageLoans.com

email: gemma.reynolds@saffronbs.co.uk

Katie Sharpe: 01799 582923

AToM, Intrinsic, PMS Club, Sesame, Tenet

email: katie.sharpe@saffronbs.co.uk

Holly Andrews: 01799 582885

3mc; 3mc Club, Brightstar; Brightstar Club, Complete FS, Knight Frank Finance, Mortgage Intelligence, Next Intelligence, Platinum Options, Positive Lending (UK) Ltd; Positive Lending Club, Private Finance, Private Label, Sammon Mortgage Management Ltd, TBMC, TMA Mortgage Club, Vantage Finance

email: holly.andrews@saffronbs.co.uk

For cases in progress call:

Mortgage Team: 01799 582966

email: mortgage.processing@saffronbs.co.uk

For technical support call:

01799 582966 option 2
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Saffron House, 1A Market Street,
Saffron Walden,
Essex CB10 1HX.
Telephone: 01799 522211

Intermediary Mortgage Portal

The Mortgage Portal enables you to select a Saffron mortgage product, request a DIP, submit a full mortgage application and monitor all your clients' cases. Designed to be easy to use and all of the instructions you need are on each screen but if you need it there's also a Quick Start Guide.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Self build – Case Study

The following example, although hypothetical, is typical of the type of situation facing many people who build their own homes:

George and Mary’s Situation:

Jane

For some people such as George and Mary, building their own home is the ultimate dream.

Self-build means they end-up with a home tailor made to their specific requirements with no need to compromise on any features!

However, self-build requires careful planning, not just in terms of house design but also financially. Building a home is a challenging logistical exercise which requires cash as well as building materials to be available at just the right time at each stage of the build programme.

Unfortunately, a traditional mortgage is unsuitable for self-builders such as George and Mary, because lenders won’t approve a mortgage on property which has not yet been built.

George and Mary, who have been granted planning permission on their new house, therefore need a lender who understands their special situation.

The Saffron Solution:

At Saffron Building Society we’ve been helping self-builders for many years and understand the specific financial challenges they face.

Specifically, self-builders require funds to be available that can be drawn-down at key stages throughout the build programme.

Our Self Build mortgage is available up to 65% of the purchase price, 100% of the build cost and 75% of the gross development value, up to a maximum loan amount of £500,000.

Funds can be drawn-down at key stages and there are no early repayment charges throughout the life of the loan.

Self-build mortgages are not only ideal for people such as George and Mary who want to build a home from scratch, but they’re also suitable for people refurbishing an existing property for owner occupation.

As with all our mortgages, each application is individually assessed by a skilled underwriter, who will take into consideration the applicants’ personal circumstances.

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