Mortgage Exit Fees Overcharging - refund - HotUKDeals
We use cookie files to improve site functionality and personalisation. By continuing to use HUKD, you accept our cookie and privacy policy.
Get the HUKD app free at Google Play

Search Error

An error occurred when searching, please try again!

Login / Sign UpSubmit

Mortgage Exit Fees Overcharging - refund

dramaqueen Avatar
9y, 10m agoPosted 9 years, 10 months ago
not sure if this is the right forum to put this in, so mods please feel free to move.
MSE has been talking about this and there is loads of informatin in the forum.
How i understand it is when you redeem your mortgage (be it moving to a different lender or paying in full) the mortgage companies charge an exit fee. This exit fee has increased dramatically over the past few years and if it was in your original contract that the charge was less than you were charged when you exited you may be able to claim the difference back.

see,91035,91035 ,

I have just called the Halifax (08457 273747 - they have a dedicated line) i only changed over in November 2006 (2 year contract) and my original contract stated the charge was £100. Halifax actually charged £175 - so a cheque for £75 is coming to me within 28 days! Worth a phone call!! I didn't even have my role number. Now my brains doing overtime trying to remember who i had mortgages with in previous houses.

Hope this helps someone!
dramaqueen Avatar
9y, 10m agoPosted 9 years, 10 months ago

All Comments

(1) Jump to unreadPost a comment
just an update - claimed another £35 refund from an earlier property i had with Halifax!

I'm working on a mortgage i had through Abbey now - will keep you posted!

Post a Comment

You don't need an account to leave a comment. Just enter your email address. We'll keep it private.

...OR log in with your social account

...OR comment using your social account

Thanks for your comment! Keep it up!
We just need to have a quick look and it will be live soon.
The community is happy to hear your opinion! Keep contributing!