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Industry Insight – Living the dream – 2022, the year of the self-build

By Richard Steed / 20th January 2022 / Comments Off on Industry Insight – Living the dream – 2022, the year of the self-build

by Craig Middleton – Mortgage Sales Manager, Harpenden Building Society Download the article as a PDF – Living the dream 2022 – the year of the self-build So how was your Christmas and New Year? Were you squeezed around the dinner table dreaming of a spacious, open plan dining area; thinking of the convenience of […]

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Industry Insight – A year in reflection and what’s to come

By Richard Steed / 20th December 2021 / Comments Off on Industry Insight – A year in reflection and what’s to come

by Emily Smith, Head of Marketing and Distribution, Harpenden Building Society Download the article as a PDF – A year In reflection and what’s to come During 2021 we have seen a continuous, rapid change in the way we live and work. The aftermath of Brexit and the ongoing challenges of Covid-19 have been felt […]

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Harpenden Building Society joins Paradigm Lender Panel

By Richard Steed / 13th December 2021 / Comments Off on Harpenden Building Society joins Paradigm Lender Panel

Paradigm Mortgage Services has added Harpenden Building Society to its lender panel. As well as residential, buy-to-let, later life lending and holiday lets, Harpenden also deals with self-build and joint borrower sole proprietor mortgages.  Paradigm director of mortgages Richard Howes says: “Lenders who are able to employ an individual approach to borrowers’ wants and needs […]

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Industry Insight – Holiday Lets are here to stay

By Richard Steed / 3rd December 2021 / Comments Off on Industry Insight – Holiday Lets are here to stay

by Jean Errington, BDM, Harpenden Building Society Download the article as a PDF – Holiday Lets Here To Stay Holiday Lets are here to stay In a time when the UK staycation remains the holiday of choice for many Brits looking for convenience, safety and the great outdoors, holiday lets continue to provide a strong […]

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Harpenden reduces rates and fees on Residential range

By Richard Steed / 22nd November 2021 / Comments Off on Harpenden reduces rates and fees on Residential range

November 22nd, 2021. Harpenden Building Society has announced a range of product enhancements and reduced rates. New mortgage rates, fees and lending scope now include: 1.99% (inc ERC) and 2.49% (Non ERC) for 2 year and 2.29% (inc ERC) and 2.69% (Non ERC) for 3 year discounted periods Specific products available for larger loans of […]

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Industry Insight – Being an asset to your family – Later Life Lending

By Richard Steed / 18th November 2021 / Comments Off on Industry Insight – Being an asset to your family – Later Life Lending

by Craig Middleton, Mortgage Sales Manager, Harpenden Building Society With increasing numbers from a senior generation wanting to offer financial support to younger family members or provide for their twilight years, what investment opportunities are available to them? Property investment facilitated by ‘Later Life Lending’ is one option benefitting customers, their families, and brokers too. […]

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Our opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period

By Richard Steed / 9th November 2021 / Comments Off on Our opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period

Here is a summary of our opening hours over the festive period for our four branches and Head Office… All four of our branches; Harpenden, Radlett, Tring and Leighton Buzzard have the below opening hours over Christmas and New Year: • Monday 20th December 9am – 3pm • Tuesday 21st December 9am – 3pm • […]

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Industry Insights – Living together – The rise of the sandwich generation

By Richard Steed / 3rd November 2021 / Comments Off on Industry Insights – Living together – The rise of the sandwich generation

by Graeme Aitken, Business Development Manager, Harpenden Building Society Download the article as a PDF – Living together – The rise of the sandwich generation Multigenerational living Modern life is full of emerging trends and circumstances, no more so than in the way we live. One example is the increased interest from extended families and […]

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Harpenden Building Society appoints Head of Distribution & Marketing

By Richard Steed / 19th October 2021 / Comments Off on Harpenden Building Society appoints Head of Distribution & Marketing

October 18th, 2021. Emily Smith has been appointed as Harpenden Building Society’s Head of Distribution and Marketing. In this newly created position she will have responsibility for developing the Society’s profile and reach, providing brokers with additional access to Harpenden’s specialist lending products and services. She joins Harpenden following fifteen years with Hinckley and Rugby […]

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Harpenden Building Society appoints Richard Doe as CEO

By Richard Steed / 4th October 2021 / Comments Off on Harpenden Building Society appoints Richard Doe as CEO

Harpenden Building Society has announced the appointment of Richard Doe as its new Chief Executive Officer, subject to Regulatory approval. He brings a broad range of knowledge and experience to the role from a notable career in financial services. Mr Doe has over 35 years’ experience in retail banking covering mortgages, SME lending and retail […]

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