Skipton Building Society Mortgages – Background
Skipton Building Society, headquartered in Skipton, North Yorkshire was formed in 1853 and is currently the 4th largest building society in the United Kingdom.
Skipton Building Society is known for it’s large number of acquisitions of smaller Building Societies over the years and currently operates with 21 subsidiaries.
Apart from providing financial services, Skipton Building Society provides scholarships to the tune of GBP 2,000 per year to help students in the Richmondshire District attend university. There is also a Skipton Building Society charitable foundation established by the Society in early 2000.
Skipton Building Society – Mortgage Underwriting
In common with most Building Societies, Skipton take a conservative approach to mortgage underwriting. Their target market are A grade credit clients with good income. For these clients, Skipton are a good source of re-mortgage and purchase mortgage products as pricing is often highly competitive.
If you would like a mortgage or re-mortgage from Skipton Building Society – contact us now.