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Includes information about the relationship between a land owner and a money lender such as a bank or building society where the building society lends money on the security of the property, usually by imposing a charge, which is cancelled on full payment of the outstanding money owed. See also building societies.

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The types of loan you can use to buy a house or flat that are paid off over a long period of time. The loan is secured on the property, which means that the mortgage lender can go to court to evict you if you do not keep up the repayments, or if you break the terms of the mortgage agreement.

8 Mortgage and money problems

A mortgage is a loan secured on a property. If you do not keep up your repayments, the lender can go to court for an order to repossess and sell your home.
Provided by CLS Direct
10 Endowment mortgages

A guide on what to do if you are worried that your endowment won't pay off your mortgage. Also explains how to make a complaint.
Provided by Financial Services Authority
3 How mortgages work

Explains the different repayment and interest options that are available for you if you need a mortgage. Also covers joint mortgages, mortgage protection and government standards on charges, access and terms. This page only applies ot England.
Provided by Shelter

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I'm being evicted because of mortgage arrears. What can I do?
If you are having trouble paying your mortgage, it's important to act quickly to avoid the risk of your home being repossessed. However, your home ...
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Last Updated: 27 Sep 16

Buying & Selling Property
Download Buying and Selling Property (PDF File, 77kb) 1. Introduction 2. Dealing with estate agents 3. Offers, exchange of contract and completion 4. What the price ...
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Last Updated: 27 Sep 16





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