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With interest rates still at an all-time low the prospect of fixing has become even more appealing following first direct’s announcement that it has reduced many of its fixed rate mortgages including its 10 year fixed rate, which is top of the market in the 65% LTV range. The newly reduced rates mean that first direct will now have market-leading 3...


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On Friday 20 December first direct, a Which? Recommended Mortgage Provider, will introduce a best buy 65% LTV 1.99% 2 year fixed rate offset mortgage with £1,499 booking fee.   In addition, the direct bank will also reduce the rates on the majority of its mortgages by 0.2% allowing borrowers with 25...


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With the launch of the new Current Account Switch Service fast approaching there’s hope that more customers will finally have the confidence to consider transferring their bank account to a new provider. The concern however, is that even when the new faster switching rules and switch guarantee come into force on 16 September...


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On Friday 23 August first direct, winner of Moneywise Most Trusted Mortgage Provider, reduced the rates on eleven of its Offset and Repayment mortgages by up to 0.2% to provide even better value to customers.  Borrowers with 25-35% deposit or equity are able to take advantage of these lower rates, which are offered with and without fees.


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New 85% LTV 2 year Fixed rate Fee Free- 3.49% New 85% LTV 5 year Fixed rate Fee Free- 3.79% New 85% Tracker Fee Free - 3.49% New 90% LTV 2 year Fixed rate - 3.59% with £1,499 booking fee New 90% LTV 2 year Fixed rare Fee Free- 4.19%  From Friday 19 July first direct, recent winner of Moneywise Most Trusted Mortgage Provider...


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Majority of 65%, 75% and 90% LTV mortgages reduced by up to 50bps  On 10 May 2013 first direct, recent winner of Which? Recommended Mortgage Provider, has responded to market movements and will further reduce rates on over 85% of its mortgage range by up to 50 basis points.  Borrowers with a 10...


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90% LTV 3 Year Fixed Rates reduced by 30bps 90% LTV 5 Year Fixed Rates reduced by 20bps first direct, recently named Which? Recommended Mortgage Provider...


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first direct has cut the rates on all of its standard and fee free mortgage range.  The changes include cutting rates on all 5 Year Fixed Rate Repayment mortgages by 0.50%, and lowering rates on some Limited Edition mortgages.


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Easy access account costs UK savers £551million in 2011  The second year of research by first direct looking at whether savers should fix their interest rates shows that in the past twelve months, the gap between fixed and variable rate savings returns has closed, meaning the cost to UK savers of not fixing their savings has fallen.


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first direct has cut rates on over a third* of its mortg3.5 product range, including reducing the rate on its 85% LTV 5 year Fixed rate Limited Edition Fee Free Repayment mortg3.5 by a full 0.5% to 4.49%.  As a result at least 3 can be found in the best buy tables this weekend**: 65% LTV 2 year Limited Edition Offset Tracker...


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