Halifax launches 2-year 85pc fixes

For homemovers the lender has launched an 85% LTV 2-year fix at 2.74%, while both products come with a £495 fee.

Craig McKinlay, mortgages director at Halifax, said: “Halifax is committed to helping Britain prosper and ensuring we provide competitive products and great service to all our customers.”

“On top of our current £500 cashback offer, these new rates will further support first-time buyers who are trying to buy their first home and home movers who are looking to move up the housing ladder.”