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A mortgage in which the borrower repays the capital and interest together in fixed instalments over a fixed period.
‘It will calculate compensation based on comparing the performance of your endowment with a repayment mortgage over the same period.’
‘You should bear in mind that switching to a standard repayment mortgage will mean higher repayments as better capital and interest will be repaid on a monthly basis.’
‘If yours is a repayment mortgage, ask your lender if they'll accept interest-only payments for a few months.’
‘Of course, the problem is that monthly repayments are higher on a repayment mortgage, so some borrowers are opting for an interest-only mortgage with no savings plan to back it.’
‘The endowment was from an old mortgage and I am now on a repayment mortgage.’
‘It then reverts to a standard repayment mortgage for the remaining 15-year period.’
‘With a repayment mortgage your monthly payments will be put towards both the interest and the original loan.’
‘I am considering changing to a repayment mortgage.’
‘When this happens, the monthly payments on an interest-only mortgage fall by more than the equivalent repayment mortgage.’
‘Mortgage advisers got paid much more commission if they sold an endowment mortgage rather than suggesting a repayment mortgage.’
‘To pay off a repayment mortgage of £73,000 with an annual interest rate of, say, 6% would normally take 300 repayments of £470.’
‘From then on, the state pays only your mortgage interest, so you'll face a shortfall if you have a repayment mortgage.’
‘To pay off other unsecured debts, you opt for an unsecured loan of £25,000 and arrange a repayment mortgage over 25 years with a variable rate.’
‘Following advice from my insurance company, I switched to a repayment mortgage to make up the shortfall.’
‘The redress is calculated to cover any losses you have suffered so far from having an endowment rather than a repayment mortgage.’
‘While I note that you have converted your mortgage from an endowment mortgage to a repayment mortgage, it is not clear whether your lender is relying on the endowment policy to provide life cover for your mortgage.’
‘So, given that redress is based on you giving up your endowment policy and converting to a repayment mortgage, predictions about the future performance of the endowment won't affect you.’
‘When changing to a repayment mortgage, your monthly payments will undoubtedly rise and along with the premiums to your endowment policy, your overall monthly outgoings will increase.’
‘Even switching the amount of the shortfall predicted by your insurer to a repayment mortgage will help.’
‘The crucial point is that endowment mortgages involve more risk than a repayment mortgage.’