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This is the Portman's current fixed rate. I clearly remember looking in their shop window 2 years ago and it was 1.99%.

Thos people who got the 1.99% should be just exiting the and looking at the nasty end of a 6.74% variable rate.

How on earth will those poor sods survive ? I assume they were hard pushed 2 years ago ! The prices round here are around 2003 levels so equity can't bail them out.

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This is the Portman's current fixed rate. I clearly remember looking in their shop window 2 years ago and it was 1.99%.

Thos people who got the 1.99% should be just exiting the and looking at the nasty end of a 6.74% variable rate.

How on earth will those poor sods survive ? I assume they were hard pushed 2 years ago ! The prices round here are around 2003 levels so equity can't bail them out.

Anyone overstretching themselves to buy their dream home with a fixed rate deal at 1.99% should have been taking outside and slapped, those entering the market should budget with the assumption that rates could hit 10%, otherwise leave it to the experts.

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Anyone overstretching themselves to buy their dream home with a fixed rate deal at 1.99% should have been taking outside and slapped, those entering the market should budget with the assumption that rates could hit 10%, otherwise leave it to the experts.

WRONG ! any rate at 1.99% would have been extremely short - the BEST on the market for 2 years ago was 3.29% - I know that because I got it - as for the rates now you conveniently forget to say that the current rates are significantly better than say 6 months ago and FALLING - but then I guess a doom-mongerer would forget. The smart person now would wait 3-6 months on a variable if neccessary then go onto a fix which will be sub 4% by then. Its not difficult with a little savvy.

If the 3-6 months is too painful ? then get a discount deal

Sorry if this positivity is unwelcome on here !

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WRONG ! any rate at 1.99% would have been extremely short - the BEST on the market for 2 years ago was 3.29% - I know that because I got it - as for the rates now you conveniently forget to say that the current rates are significantly better than say 6 months ago and FALLING - but then I guess a doom-mongerer would forget. The smart person now would wait 3-6 months on a variable if neccessary then go onto a fix which will be sub 4% by then. Its not difficult with a little savvy.

If the 3-6 months is too painful ? then get a discount deal

Sorry if this positivity is unwelcome on here !

They're still around now !

Get this - self-certification for 1.99% for 2 years.

http://www.moneysupermarket.com/Mortgages/BestBuys.asp

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